Online Class

Wire-Wrapped Stones: Designer Techniques

$19.99$39.99

Learn wrapping, weaving and coiling techniques that will empower you and inspire endless new pieces!

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials list with templates, tools & supplies recommended by Aga
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Aga Kruk
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

PRODUCT DETAILS

Create six all-new designs as you discover the skills to give your wire jewelry an artisan makeover! Join popular instructor Aga Kruk and find out how to wire-wrap stones to create stunning, distinctive designs. Dive into two ways to wire-wrap focal druzy stones, including the beautiful herringbone style. Next find out how to create a striking looped pendant frame with a variety of ornamental techniques, and accent your design with captivating clusters of beads and crystals. Then weave a pair of textural earrings and delve into designing a pendant around a top-drilled stone. Gain confidence with forming and hammering methods as you create a symmetrical frame before learning how to seamlessly attach eye-catching embellishments. Discover Aga's favorite twisting and coiling skills to create two pairs of dramatic earrings and add patina and polish to your delicate designs.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Twisted Wire-Wrapped Stones
29:48
Meet your instructor, Aga Kruk, who will guide you through gorgeous techniques for designing with wire-wrapped stones! First, learn how Aga captures focal druzy stones with a unique twisted-wire frame and then learn to wrap eye-catching links using the surprisingly simple herringbone wrap.
2. Circle Pendant
23:27
3. Woven Wire Earrings
27:32
4. Wire-Wrapped Pendant
25:37
5. Finishing the Wire-Wrapped Pendant
18:36
6. Twisted & Coiled Earrings
24:24
7. Twisted-Wire Post Earrings
30:03

Recommended with this class

  • Round- & chain-nose pliers
  • Power drill
  • Chasing hammer

Taught by

Aga  Kruk
Aga Kruk
Aga Kruk came to the U.S. from Poland in 2006 and has been crafting custom jewelry for years. Her designs have been featured in the world's best-selling beading magazine, BeadStyle. She also runs a successful custom design business, agajewelrydesigns.com.

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