Jewelry Making Daily. Bead World. One Stop Bead Shop for Beading Supplies - Wholesale Beads and Jewelry Making Supplies - Fire Mountain Gems and Beads. Jewelry Making Articles, Jewelry Making Tutorial. ¿Cómo llevarlo? Tutorials. Jewelry Tutorial Headquarters — Free jewelry tutorials and resources for jewelry business or hobby! Favorite Techniques: Tubular Braiding with Wire Tutorial. Today we have a very special treat for beaders who love to work with wire!
Lisa Van Herik of Woven Wire Studio is a talented designer, creating gorgeous dimensional jewelry and sculpture with wire. She has been working with a variety of techniques and mediums over the last 20 years, and has been featured in museums and galleries, along with her own self publish instructional books. Lisa’s favorite technique is an original wire weaving concept, or tubular braiding. It’s beautiful, versatile, and great for beginners and experts alike. Beginning Viking Knit Tutorial - Artisan Whimsy.
Tools and Supplies Needed: Needle nose pliers Wire cutters Round nose pliers Wooden dowel Draw plate 20 gauge wire 24 or 26 gauge wire Tape For a bracelet: End caps, toggle, beads of your choice.
What is Viking knit (also known as trichinopoly)? It is a type of weaving that is centuries old, and has even been found in archaeological sites in Scandinavia dating back to 8th Century A.D., or the Viking era. Today, we see Viking knit chains woven mostly with wire and used to make beautiful necklaces, bracelets, and even earrings. The Crafty Geek - What is Viking Knit? I am often asked, "What is viking knit?
" So, I've decided to share my technique in photos, a lovely viking knit bracelet from beginning to end. Lovely handmade chains have been found in Viking treasure troves in Scandinavia. Made from melted down coins turned into fine wire, these chains were made using a loop in loop technique. Another Project Completed. Awhile back I started a four foot rope necklace of Kumihimo using size 11 seed beads and instead of c-lon cord, I used button thread.
My reasoning was that with the thread, I could use a bead needle to string the beads on with; making it a lot easier in the long run. It took a lot longer to work on and half way through it, I started thinking this is more than I want to do and maybe start over on c-lon cord; the tread made the whole process more difficult. Viking Knit Directions. Fine Art by Rocio Viking Knit Directions Step 1Wrap the bronze color wire around a credit card 5 times Step 2Slide the wire off and wrap one end around like shown above.
Step 3Pull out the 5 pieces to form equal spaced points. Front and side views. Step 4With a pen or marker, draw a 5 point star. Bisutería paso a paso. Kumihimo 101 - How to Kumihimo: Supplies, Videos & Tutorials. Learn about kumihimo with our free tutorials and instructional videos, then pick up some kumihimo supplies and try this fun and rewarding technique for yourself.
What is Kumihimo? Kumihimo is an ancient Japanese form of braiding using multiple strands of cord and/or ribbon. Kumihimo braids are very popular for bracelets but can also be used in necklaces. Different designs and patterns are possible by changing your braiding material, varying the thickness or number of your strands, using a round disk versus a square plate, and also by adding beads to your kumihimo braid.
How to Kumihimo Though it may seem daunting at first, getting the right supplies and learning the basic technique will have you making kumihimo braids in no time! Kumihimo Project Tutorials and How-To Videos Learn how to kumihimo and get inspired by our instructional videos and project tutorials. Knitting Spool Basics - Beadsisters. Different stringing materials, whether it be wire, beading cord, wool or ribbon, will produce different results.
The beauty of the knitting spool is that it is very easy to use, so enjoy experimenting with it and send us some pictures of the finished results for our Gallery Page. Many different stringing materials / threads can be used with the knitting spool. The instructions show casting on with wire on the 5-pin spool – casting on is the same for the 3-pin spool and for any stringing material used. If you plan to knit with beads, add plenty of beads before you begin knitting.
Как быстро изготовить приспособление для создания украшений из проволоки. Обсуждение на LiveInternet. Многим известно приспособление "Wig Jig", используемое для изготовления компонентов украшений из проволоки.
При желании, аналогичное устройство можно изготовить в домашних условиях всего за полчаса. Для этого вам потребуется небольшая дощечка из твердой древесины (например, бука), дрель и тонкое сверло. В приведенном ниже примере рассматривается прямоугольная схема расположения отверстий. Можно также располагать отверстия по радиальной схеме.
Выберите подходящую дощечку и прикрепите к ней (например, с помощью скотча) прямоугольник, вырезанный из листа бумаги в клетку. В нашем случае отверстия будут располагаться с шагом 5 мм. Jewelry Supply Toolbox. Jewelry Tools, Jewelry Making Findings and Jewelry Supplies Often when you start a new hobby you will find that you have everything you need for that hobby, but one critical tool or supply.
After you start on a project, you find that you can't complete the project because of that missing jewelry supply item. For a beginner, this can be devastating. Jewelry Board Tutorial. Last summer I attempted to make a jewelry board to store all my accessories in one central location. I’m not the most handy/industrial lady but I smacked a few nails and doused the thing in glue and it held up pretty well. It wasn’t the prettiest or most practical jewelry holder but it was definitely functional. I knew I would want to attempt to make a newer, more improved, refined jewelry board but it ended up taking me me a year to find the motivation. Education Station - Rings & Things. Jewelry Making - Crafts & Handiwork. Shrinky Dinks Test Lab – The Wrap-up Of It All… [16 Jul 2008 | By Dot | 16 Comment(s) | 33,762 views ] Hope you all enjoyed the shrinky dinks test lab… I sure did!
A reminder, I want to see your creations. If you’re on Flickr, add your pictures to the new Dabbled pool, and/or put a comment here (with a link to your blog) or one of the other Test Lab posts. If we get enough fun stuff, i’ll do a spotlight on readers’ shrinkies :) Also, be sure to check out the comments, because there are alot of talented people who posted their experiences, especially with sealing, and there is good info to be had. Here are links to all the posts, for your ease of reading pleasure. Anillo Ainhoa. Shrink plastic ring tutorial. Thank you to everyone who requested a shrinkydinks ring tutorial! This tutorial is an experimental method, not an exact science – you should have fun playing with it… UPDATE: Since posting this very popular tutorial in 2008, I’ve answered every question imaginable in the comments of this post.
If you have questions, you’re welcome to trawl back through the hundreds of comments to find my answers, or, to make things easier, I’ve compiled a 3-page shrinky rings FAQ, which is available exclusively when you donate $1 or more towards my tutorial (this also entitles you to further help from me by email, should you need it). Please see the end of this post for more details about this policy Please note: if you’ve come here via the lovely bird ‘ring’ picture on Pinterest, read this post to answer your questions. Doodle Earrings (Jewelry Charms) by Recycling #6 plastic (Make your own shrinky dinks!) Jewelry Archives. The very second I heard about Kumihimo I was online ordering a starter kit for myself. The. Very. Second. Beads and Crystals Ring. This delicate beaded ring is made using the same stitch as the peyote rings, bracelets, and beads that we’ve posted before.
This project is all about how changing up the beads used can make a huge impact on the look of the finished ring. Inspirational Beading.