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211 views, 0 by Diane


Wire gauges?

Hi – I’m fairly new to wire working. I enjoy working with thicker gauges. I’m finding that the copper wire I’ve been buying [from Amazon] is often times a smaller gauge than what I’ve ordered. For instance: I ordered 16 gauge copper wire and it...

117 views, 0 by It's A Wrap - Bracelets & More

It's A Wrap - Bracelets & More

Thank You For Editor's Choice

Thank you so very much for Editor’s Choice this week!! What a terrific way to start my day! :D

338 views, 0 by Greg Smith

Greg Smith

Celtic Pattern Wire?

Hi, does anyone know of a source for pattern wire (silver or copper) that has a Celtic knot pattern? The closest I’ve been able to find is a rope pattern.

26 views, 0 by CJ


Hi, I’m CJ and I’m new here. I’m an amateur (at best) jewellery maker and more of a mixed artist and woodworker. I’ve recently set up a fairly comprehensive metal working (e.g. jewellery) shop area at home and I’m looking forward to some...

179 views, 0 by Andy B

Andy B

Greetings from Northern Ontario

With this years cold weather I find it hard to get into my woodworking shop. Ever since I quit smoking (Seven months ago, yaaaaw) I needed something else to do… So, I watch a few hundred hours of You Tube to find … jewelry making, that is...

971 views, 2 by Tammy Byrd

Tammy Byrd

Wire Wrapped Bolo

Today a friend and I got together and wire wrapped some Bolos, I have copywritten the slide idea. We created the slide and the wrap so it is all made at the same time. Here is my prototype: Here is the finished bolo: Front Back

149 views, 0 by cindymarie


What do you do with all the weird not so great things you make?

I have a box full of stuff that just didn’t turn out right, I am thinking of making wind chimes or sun catchers with the copper brass pieces. I will often go through these things when blocked and remake them into something else. I always remove...

216 views, 0 by Mary Stubley

A quick introduc

Hello, my name is Mary. I am a jewellery artisan from Canada. I have been making jewellery since about 2005 but took a break for several years after my 3rd/4th child were born. I’ve been gradually increasing my creations over the last year after...

30 views, 0 by SOpper

How to remove sharp points from back of pin

Hello, I’m new and need help, please. I have a pin that’s about 2 inches in diameter that has two sharp points on the back where those little round squeeze fasteners go to wear the pin. I want to remove the points off the back of the pin so I...