Ever wonder how to make a bold and beautiful ring with non drilled stone. This advanced tutorial will guide wire artists to construct a ring by trapping any non drilled stone (cabochon, round, unruly cut or faceted with point back) with wire woven frame. As you become familiar with the techniques, you can change the design according to your style and even making the ring in less than an hour.
2 pieces of 18 gauge wire -25cm (9.8") each - dead soft
390cm (12.8 feet) of 26 gauge wire - dead soft
18 silver beads - 2mm in size
2 oxidized silver beads - 3 mm in size
Non drilled stone - cabochon, unruly cut or faceted with point back