As you get to know me better, you will come to realize that I…It gives me great joy to take something and turn it into something that can be treasured for many years if not forever…Well today I am going to make paper beads; I am going to…
This is a DIY project on how to make your own fabric rag beads using artistic wire, burlap, strips of material of your choice, and seed beads. These beads would look great added to a necklace, bracelet, etc. Easy to follow instructions.
I made this bracelet when entering the Handmade Artists “TRASHY CONTEST”…To enter the contest, the item had to be made by you, and the main element must be something that would be considered…
Here is a short tutorial on how to make copper wire wrapped beads for your jewelry designs.
Tumbling is actually a very gentle and non-abrasive way to polish your….Tumbling uses a technique called burnishing…and makes everything brilliantly shiny and…Even your most delicate pieces.
Step by step instructions on how to make copper wire wrapped beads using 100% copper wire.
Wired Up Beads…Free tutorials. Some basic, and some wire work. But the ones I found that I like are the metal smithing ones.
This tutorial will show you how to make copper wire wrapped paper beads with aged paper from an old book. You can make unique wire jewelry by using these copper wire wrapped paper beads. Tools you will need: Round nose pliers, flush cutters, chain nose pliers, ruler, copper wire 18ga. & 20ga., paint brush, some kind of adhesive sealant and protector for decoupage (such as Mod Podge or Liquitex), and an old book with aged pages.
I use wire rivets in my cold connections. I like how the wire stands out from the piece I am connecting. That is when I am using a different type of metal then what the wire is made of.
Holding on to that tiny piece of….
Recently I started getting more into metal smithing, so I am always on the look out for free easy…