History of Decorative Wire

  • Instructor: Bill Dawson
  • Saturday or Sunday, 10:30 - 4:00
  • Class Fee: $95

Bead wire, roped molding, spiral and tapered wires can be used as decorative elements in your jewelry and you can custom make them on the spot! Come learn the techniques involved in producing traditional wire and moldings forms from different time periods.   In addition to new skills students will take home samples including those mentioned above and wire of various cross sections such as triangular and hexagonal. This quick class will open a world of possibility. Basic metal working experience helpful; no soldering experience required. Basic materials included

Materials Included:
  • -Copper and solder for samples
Students May Bring:
  • -Jewelry pliers
    -Silver wire 12-14 guage (available in studio store)