Learn how to make distinctive fused jewelry using wire wrapping techniques to produce spectacular personal adornments. Create gorgeous glass pendants, watchbands, bracelets, rings and more. Includes over 250 color photos, 12 projects and 80 art pieces for inspiration. Artist of pendant is Jayne Persico.
Step-by-Step: Wire Wrapping
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1. Grind a groove around edges of glass cabochon with a jewelry bit.
2. Wrap wire around cabochon firmly from bottom, ending at top. Grip wire with pliers and twist to secure.
3. Bring wires up and wrap around a dowel 1/4" away from cabochon.
4. Using wire nippers, trim ends around base to secure and tuck in ends.
Images from book. Artist: Jayne Persico.