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All posts tagged "copper wire"
Wire Jewelry Idea: Wire Butterfly Earrings or Pendant
by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Wire Jewelry Idea for December 28, 2011 Name: Taurins Earrings Submitted by: Catharine Temaluru Technique used: coiling, weaving, wire wrapping Materials used: Round Copper wire Swarovski crystal beads Freshwater Pearls Chain Ear wires...
- Posted December 28, 2011
Wire Jewelry Idea: Coating Base Metal Wires to Preserve Shine
by Rose Marion, Wire-Sculpture.com Wire Jewelry Idea: Coating Base Metal Wires to Preserve Shine Some time ago, Casey Willson left a comment on this popular tip of the day, Prevent Tarnish on Copper and Nickel Silver, mentioning...
- Posted November 30, 2011
Daily Wire Tip: Wire Wrapping with Coated Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: Thanks for all the great projects and tips you’ve given us, Dale. My question is regarding coated wire. When I’ve twisted it for some projects, I’ve had the coating flake, which...
- Posted April 27, 2011
Daily Wire Tip: Copper Wire Temper
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: Dale, I have to come clean. I am not a wire artist, always been afraid to try it, because precious metal is so high these days. I’ve been doing intricate bead...
- Posted December 21, 2010
Daily Wire Tip: Silver Colored vs. Genuine Silver Wire Pieces
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I understand the difference between sterling and Argentium silver wire, and the much less expensive non-tarnish silver-colored copper wire. My question is: Unless I intend to solder the wire, would there...
- Posted December 10, 2010
Daily Wire Tip Sept. 20: Colored Wire and Draw Plates
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for September 20, 2010 Question: What is the best way to maintain the color of permanently colored copper wire when it is pulled through a draw plate for Viking weave or knit?...
- Posted September 20, 2010
Daily Wire Tip Aug. 29: Options for Practice Wire
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip August 29, 2010 Question: I saw a website which had 20-gauge practice wire for sale. Would practice wire be suitable to create a piece of gemstone jewelry and sell it? What metal...
- Posted August 29, 2010
Daily Tip July 4: Copper for Practice & Profit
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip July 4, 2010 Question: Can I order practice wire from you? I’m just beginning, and I’m sure I’ll waste a lot of wire. Thanks. -Nancy in Germantown, Tennessee Answer: Yes! We offer...
- Posted July 4, 2010
A Few Words About Copper
Copper is a heavy, chemical element found naturally in the earth and has a ‘soft’ hardness of 2.5 on the Mohs hardness scale, (talc is #1 as softest and hardest diamond is #10). Copper is almost indestructible...
- Posted February 17, 2010
Daily Wire Tip Dec. 4: Protecting Copper from Tarnishing
Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip December 4, 2009 Question: I just completed making a wire bracelet with bronzite beads. I used copper for the wire because it matched the color of the beads better than either silver...
- Posted December 4, 2009