LACE UPS - Wirework Jewellery Tutorial (e-mailed PDF download)
Step-by-step wirework tutorial, featuring detailed instructions and close-up photographs
This wire jewelry tutorial shows you how to create LACE UPS PENDANTS AND EARRINGS with frames made from one length of wire which has been shaped, hammered, sanded, polished and finally adorned with ‘laced’ gemstones. It has 70 close-up photos and detailed step-by-step instructions.
Firstly, it shows you how to create a DOUBLE CIRCLE FRAME LACE UPS PENDANT, with lots of photos and step by step instructions, including tips on shaping and hammering wire, as well as wrapping and coiling techniques. Using the same techniques, the lesson goes on to explain how to create DOUBLE CIRCLE FRAME LACE UPS EARRINGS and two versions of LEAF FRAME LACE UPS PENDANTS.
Once you have mastered the techniques within this tutorial, you will be able to create your own variations of pendants and earrings with different shaped frames.