Hello everyone! My name is Liz Pifferrer and I'm a wire wrapped jewelry artist. Making jewelry is my passion and I want to share some of my knowledge with you thru my tutorials. I hope you like them. ...
Hello everyone! My name is Liz Pifferrer and I'm a wire wrapped jewelry artist. Making jewelry is my passion and I want to share some of my knowledge with you thru my tutorials. I hope you like them. Stay tuned, there are more tutorials on the way! ;-)View all patterns by designer (2) »
Want to make a beautiful triquetra for yourself? Want to make it as a gift or for selling? This tutorial is for you! With 53 steps and 81 detailed photos this lesson will show you how to make a romantic triquetra pendant; you(tm)ll learn how to build it from the base to the trefoil knot and adornments. With my clear and detailed instructions you will be able to make this gorgeous and intricate design even if you have intermediate wire skills. Once you feel confident making the pendant, all you need is your imagination to create your own variations. You will need these materials and tools for the project:
12 1/2 inches of 18ga sterling silver wire (dead soft)
8 1/4 inches of 22ga sterling silver wire (dead soft)
16 feet of 30ga sterling silver wire (dead soft). 1 closed or open jumpring
Aprox. 20 rondelles (3mm each) or any other small round beads
1 Briolette or any other stone you like
Ring mandrel or any other round mandrel
Steel block or anvil
Permanent marker (sharpie)
Flat nose pliers
Round nose pliers
Masking tape (just a little bit)
Optional: Liver of sulfur for the finished piece
Enjoy the tutorial and have a lot of fun creating!