Wire Working Workshops
Sarah's wire-wrapped hoop earrings are fun and fabulous in sterling or gold, with crystals or small semi-precious stones. You'll love 'em.
The tiniest ruby and turquoise beads cascade from delicate chain and end with a faceted ruby drop. Sarah will teach you how to make your own sterling or gold headpins in class, to create a flowing and ethereal pair of earrings.
Wire wrapping makes all the difference in durable, professional bead work. Learning the proper use of tools and how to work with wire will prepare you for more challenging classes. You'll be taught the easy way to wrap with small gauge wire and pearls, glass, or semi-precious stones for secure, polished earrings, bracelets, and necklaces.
Dazzling Swarovski crystals, in an array of shapes, sizes and colors, are suspended on free-form sterling hoops, handcrafted in class, and hung on French earwires. Phyllis will guide you down the garden path of creativity!
It's easy to make beautiful earrings! Sarah will teach three techniques~ basic wrapping, creating clusters, and using semi-precious briolettes~to create a fabulous collection of swingy, bling-y earrings.
Lotus Temple Earrings
Basic Wire Wrap
Sculpture Garden Earrings
A few glistening crystals and seed beads fall from twisted wire vines in Donnas' multi-branched danglers. Super easy and fun to do!
Wisteria Vine Earrings
Learn to hand craft sterling wire into graceful, gently hammered arcs, wrapped with the prettiest semi-precious rounds and finished with a glistening briolette.
Distressed brown leather dances around wire-wrapped chalcedony drops in these floaty, light and airy earrings.
Love Bird Earrings
Anyone can make this beautiful crocheted wire necklace, with its airy free form strands, pretty pearls, iridescent seed beads, and Swarovski crystals. Finish it off with a pair of cones and a sterling or gold toggle. Voila!