Caged Wire Wrap
Beginner | 44 min 22 sec
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Transform any irregular stone or found object from your travels into a statement piece of jewelry. Melanie shows you how to create a wire “cage” to contain and show off the centerpiece. The result is whimsical and singular, and will open whole new worlds of possibilities to your jewelry designs.
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • Chain nose plier
  • flat nose plier
  • long round nose plier
  • flush wire cutter
  • 22 gauge silver wire
  • 18 gauge sterling silver wire
  • 18 gauge copper wire
  • 1 inch diameter bead
  • rock
  • shell
  • or marble
Downloads:
Learn how to:
  • Form wire around found object
  • Create a pendant loop
  • Embellish w/ coils and springs
What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to make caged wire wrap
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction by expert jewelry maker Melanie Schow
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
201 users recommended this class to a friend
Leisa Strickland
Very fun way to capture objects. Instructions were very easy to follow.
More than 3 months ago
Deirdre Embree
Love it! I can't wait to start my next project!
More than 3 months ago
Colleen Prechtl
I loved this class Melanie is a good speaker and does not rush through the steps. I found it very easy to follow along with her
More than 3 months ago