More Wire Wrapping Techniques

More Wire Wrapping Techniques

Instructor Bio: 
70 minutes

Join master multimedia artist, Barbara Becker Simon, and learn how to take your wire wrapping skills to the next level. No soldering necessary!

Ms. Simon will show you how to achieve even more stunning effects using just wire and pliers. This class will build on the skills from Barbara’s Ultimate Wirework Video

Watch as Barbara demonstrates close-up, 5 different wire elements to use as stand-alone design elements or as links and clasps. PLUS see how-to use a wire wrapping tool called a Gizmo for even more wire wrapping fun. Demonstration of wrapping elements include:
Triangular Calder
Stirrup Link with Coil
Lazy “S”
Etruscan Link
Thai Baht “M” Link or Clasp

Bonus video includes everything you need to know about the right piers and wire choices.

Included in your purchase is a PDF with notes and online resources. Please note: the PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.

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Covered In This Class: 
  • How to make wire worked elements
  • Using a wire “Gizmo” tool
  • Making wire links
  • Making a wire clasp
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Pliers: round nose, flat nose, chain nose

  • Flush Cutters
  • Round wire, 20-16 gauge in various metals including sterling, copper, aluminum, steel

Included with the video download, a PDF with notes and all the resources you need to get started.