Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Get WIRED at the April Meeting

Next meeting is Tuesday, April 16, 7pm at Harder Driving School, 10362 Mastin in the Wycliff Shopping Center, Overland Park, KS 66214.

Items to Bring for a night of WIRE WORK.:
  • your jewelry pliers (round, chain and flat nosed)
  • flush cutters
  • needle files  
  • bench block (with pad if you have one)
  • small hammer
  • wire (craft or copper, various gauges from 16 - 24)
  • a few beads - some small, some large
We will cover making Basic loops, wrapped loops and various connections, do a little forging and annealing. Learn some cool tricks. like balling wire, and make-your-own closures. Start with this...

End with this!

We be making spirals and other charm-like elements. We'll try to answer questions about wire, show you how to make custom hooks, head pins, and look at what's "trending" internationally with wire weaving! Don't miss it.

If you ordered the book Metal Clay for Jewelry Makers, you may pick it up. We will do another order if needed.

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