The Ultimate Wirework and Wrap Workshop! with Barbara Becker Simon at

The Ultimate Wirework and Wrap Workshop!

Instructor Bio: 
125 minutes

Watch master multimedia artist, Barbara Becker Simon, and learn how to make a beautiful necklace, all done with wire wrapping and wire worked elements. 
No soldering necessary.

Ms. Simon will show you how to achieve stunning effects using just wire and pliers.

Watch as Barbara demonstrates, close-up, 3 different wire beads and 4 linking elements, all made in beautiful sterling silver, PLUS see how-to make EZ jump rings!

The basics of handling the tools, the characteristics of wire, and its varieties and properties will also be covered.

No previous metalworking experience needed.

Get ready for lots of creative fun and inspiration!

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

You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.

No experience necessary.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Understanding different Pliers and flush cutters
  • Types, sizes, characteristics of wire

  • How to make wire work
  • How to make linking elements
  • EZ Jumprings
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 filled with photos, notes and all the resources you need to get started.