by Judy Ellis, Wire-Sculpture.com
Daily Wire Jewelry Tip November 12, 2014
Wire Jewelry Resource Center
Have you ever wondered what gauge or temper of wire to use? Or have you ever wondered what the term “Assay” means? I’m sure at one time or another we’ve all had some basic questions, so today I thought I’d take you on a tour of our Wire Jewelry Resource Center. So, sit back, grab a cup of hot cocoa and let’s take a tour!
Welcome to the Wire Jewelry Resource Center
We’re committed to helping you develop into the best wire jewelry artist you can be. Whether that means stocking the highest quality wire, cabs, and beads for your jewelry making, or providing free patterns and daily tips, we want to help you make and sell your jewelry.
Making jewelry is about having fun, meeting new people, and making friends for life. Whether you’re making jewelry for friends you know, for customers on Etsy, or for clients from brides to belly dancers, you’ll find tips and tricks to make your jewelry making experience faster and more enjoyable!
New to Wire Jewelry? Start Here!
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- Free Wire Jewelry Patterns & Ideas
- Free Full-Length Video Projects – Watch as many of our well known instructors give you step by step project guidance.
- Sign Up for Biweekly Free Wire Jewelry Patterns! A new FREE pattern delivered right to your inbox every two weeks.
- Ultimate Tool List – A great list for anyone from the beginner to the advanced wire wrapper!
Free Jewelry Instruction & Education:
From jewelry patterns to sales tips and techniques to books on the craft of wire jewelry, Wire-Sculpture is proud to stock resources that will improve your jewelry making and refine your technique!DVDS, Books and Tutorials
- Sign up for Daily Wire Wrapping Advice – Get your question answered by jewelry making experts!
- Bonus 7-day Instructional Series – Take your Jewelry Making to the next level!
- Find Free Jewelry Making Videos on YouTube
Events and Contests:
2014 Craft Wire Contest Winner
Check here for great contests and class info!
- Upcoming Live Jewelry Making Classes & Workshops – Join us in Tucson January 29th – Feb. 9th!
- Wire Jewelry Contests & Winners
- Find Local Jewelry & Bead Shows
All About Wire:
Add these links to your “favorites” bookmarks for all of those time when you just need a question answered!
- What Gauge of Wire to Use in Wire Jewelry
- What Temper of Wire to Use in Wire Jewelry
- What Shape of Wire to Use in Wire Jewelry
- Jewelry Terms Glossary
- Wire Gauge & Footage Charts
- All About Silver Wire
- How to Twist Jewelry Wire
Caring for your Jewelry:
Tools for all aspects of caring for your jewelry.
All About Gemstones:
Everything you need to know about Gemstones and more…
- Gemstone Glossary
- For the Love of Pearls
- Gem Profile: Turquoise
- Birthstone Charts & More
- Gemstone Terms Chart
- AGTA Gem Enhancement Codes
- What’s a Cubic Zirconia Stone?
- Jewelry Measurement Conversions and Charts
Get some great tips on building and keeping your business running smoothly! We want all our customers to be successful in all their jewelry endeavors! From mastering a framed cabochon pendant to selling it to the perfect customer for the price it truly deserves, we’re here for you, every step of the way.
- Keep Track of Inventory and Pricing
- Pricing your Wire Jewelry
- Set Up Your Jeweler’s Bench
- Home Business Tips
In our Definitive Guide, we reference several articles and topics already discussed on our site. Please explore the Business Resource Center for guidance on photography, inventory management, promoting your business, and more!
If we don’t answer your questions in our Resource Center, our customer care representatives would be happy to help you! Give them a call at 1-877-636-0608 or you can CHAT LIVE with them Monday – Friday , 8am to 5 pm, MDT.
I hope you’ve enjoyed your tour of our Wire Jewelery Resource Center.