WoolyWire Pendant Tutorial

I've been having fun playing with WoolyWire, a wonderful fiber and copper wire product that is handmade by Nellie Thomas of WoolyWire Etc.  Nellie hand dyes fibers and spins them onto solid copper wire.  WoolyWire can be bent and twisted,…
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A Little Out Of The Ordinary…

Every thought about trying a new medium in your bead or jewellery design? Something a bit different from the usual metal, glass, ceramic or other clays or maybe something that would cross over from another craft activity. Well take a…
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Tutorial: Wire Wrapping Kumihimo Ends

When I posted my necklace design with Jenny's Component of the Month, I used kumihimo braid.  I make a thin braid with C-lon and didn't want to use a bulky end cap, so I decided to figure out how to…
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Learning To Play in 2013 And Beyond

When you are reading this post on Saturday, my husband and I will be busy taking down the Christmas tree and returning our living room to its normal, everyday appearance.  And while packing away the ornaments and the Christmas stockings,…
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