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An easy wire-wrapping tutorial
When it comes to making jewerly, especially silver, wire-wrapping technique is one of the nicest consider the availability and costs of the materials (it definitely beats Art Clay Silver at these points). But before you get silver wire and start making such fabulous pieces like the ones I've featured in the end, it's good to take your first steps using something cheaper - and here comes the copper wire - and making something simpler, to get used to this lovely technique.
This tutorial I originally posted on my blog a couple of months ago and I thought about sharing it also here.

This is what we're planning to get.
First of all, we need stones - the more regular they are, the better. No need to think about any super duper expensive ones now (: I collected most of them in my garden, there are also parts of my old broken earrings and a small glass ball. We also need sharp pincers, round pincers and a wire, 0.6mm or thicker, 40cm at least. Copper wire i
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Wire working basics by Attackfish Wire working basics :iconattackfish:Attackfish 85 30

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Eveqi Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2013
Thank you very much for :+fav: on bicolor viking knitting tutorial, I hope you'll find it useful ;)
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Noellisty Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2013  Student Artisan Crafter
Thanks for the :+fav::)
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