WireWrapping Jewelry Making GutsyGuide: Mastering the Basics
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WireWrapping Jewelry Making GutsyGuide: Mastering the Basics

Everything you need to begin creating your own beautiful wire wrapped jewelry
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4.6 (113 ratings)
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Last updated 6/2019
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 17 articles
  • 62 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Demonstrate proficiency in all the wire wrapping basics, including tools, terminology, methods and techniques
  • Construct basic wire wrapped components that serve as the structure of entire projects
  • Combine and connect wire wrapped components to create complete jewelry projects including earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings.
  • Create your own gorgeous wire wrapped designs using the techniques and styles in this course
Requirements
  • The desire to learn wire wrapping and have fun doing it
  • Students will need to purchase certain tools and supplies. I've outlined everything you will need in the free preview.
Description

This is an in-depth course with 60 core lectures that provides a thorough foundation in the versatile art of wire wrapping. Absolutely no experience is necessary to succeed in this course! All you need are some tools, supplies and the desire to become a proficient wire wrapper! 

In this course, you will:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in all the wire wrapping basics, including tools, terminology, methods and techniques
  • Construct basic wire wrapped components that serve as the structure of entire projects.
  • Combine and connect wire wrapped components to create complete jewelry projects including earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings.
  • Create your own gorgeous wire wrapped designs using the techniques and styles in this course.

This course provides material that is targeted to all types of learners. Whether you learn best by seeing, hearing, reading or doing, this GutsyGuide presents concepts and examples in ways that will make sense to you.

Projects include:

  • 3 pairs of earrings
  • 1 ankle bracelet
  • 4 rings
  • 1 necklace
  • 1 pendant
  • 5 bonus projects, including two pairs of earrings and three bracelets

Once you purchase this course, you are welcome to reproduce any of the projects to make for yourself, as gifts for family and friends, or even to sell for profit!

All necessary tools and supplies are outlined in the free previews and I have provided links to the actual items you'll see me use in this course. Alternatively, I offer a kit that includes all of these items in a single purchase - I have provided a link to this as well as a discount code for $20 off the purchase price.

Remember, you will have lifetime access to the course material, so you will be able to come back to it at your leisure to watch and review. You will also have access to me as your instructor to ask questions, give or receive feedback and share your designs.

Enrollment in this course is 100% risk free since your purchase includes a 30-day money back guarantee!

Can't wait to see you in class! We're gonna have so much fun!! :)

*A portion of the proceeds from every GutsyGuide sale goes directly to nonprofits that elevate women and girls*

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn the versatile art of wire wrapping
  • Wire wrapping newbies with absolutely no experience
  • Wire wrapping dabblers who are looking for a strong foundation in the basics before moving on to more complex weaves
  • Although all are welcome, experienced wire wrappers will probably benefit more from my intermediate and advanced courses.
  • This course completely prepares the student to learn intermediate and advanced weaves, but those weaves are not included in this course.
Course content
Expand all 59 lectures 02:21:55
+ Wire Wrapping Fundamentals
7 lectures 23:13

Welcome to your Wire Wrapping Mastering the Basics GutsyGuide!

Preview 03:38

In this lesson, I discuss what wire wrapping is - and isn't.

Preview 03:36

In this lesson, I will discuss the different categories of wire wrapping tools.

Preview 04:55

In this lesson, I will cover different types of metals that are available for wire wrapping.

Preview 05:25

In this lesson, I will discuss important things to know about wire, including shape, gauge, material and temper.

Preview 04:02

This lecture provides an outline of the different terms you will hear me use throughout this course and how they apply to what you're learning.

Preview 01:32

This is a comprehensive list of everything you will need for the entire course. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf.

Preview 00:05
+ Essential Techniques I
6 lectures 18:26

This is a list of everything you will need for all Essential Techniques sections. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:02

In this lesson, I will be demonstrating the proper way to open and close jump rings.

Preview 02:11

In this lesson, I will be demonstrating how to make a Basic Loop.

Preview 02:02

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make two types of eye pins.

Preview 04:23

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make seven types of head pins.

Preview 04:52

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make two different styles of ear wires.

Preview 04:56
+ Project 1 - Swarovski Dangle Earrings
2 lectures 02:35

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Swarovski Dangle Earrings. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:03

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to wrap the Swarovski Dangle Earrings.

Wrapping the Swarovski Dangle Earrings
02:32
+ Project 2 - Multi Loop Earrings
2 lectures 04:43

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Multi Loop Earrings. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:03

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to wrap the Multi Loop Earrings.

Wrapping the Multi Loop Earrings
04:40
+ Project 3 - Stackable Gemstone Bead Ring
4 lectures 08:21

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Basic Gemstone Bead Ring. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:03

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to form the base of the Basic Gemstone Bead Ring.

Forming the Ring
01:25

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to attach the gemstone bead and finish the ring.

Attaching the Gemstone Bead
04:33

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to finish the Stackable Gemstone Bead Ring.

Finishing the Ring
02:20
+ Essential Techniques II
4 lectures 11:24

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make an Infinity Link.

Preview 01:35

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make a hook clasp.

Preview 02:42

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make a Wrapped Bead Link.

Preview 02:09

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to attach beads and crystals to components using two different gauges of wire.

Preview 04:58
+ Project 4 - Infinity Link Ankle Bracelet
2 lectures 03:53

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Infinity Link Ankle Bracelet. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:03

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to wrap the Infinity Link Ankle Bracelet.

Wrapping the Infinity Link Ankle Bracelet
03:50
+ Essential Techniques III
1 lecture 03:06

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make a Rosette/Swirl Link.

Preview 03:06
+ Project 5 - Rosette Ring
2 lectures 04:04

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Rosette Ring. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:02

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to wrap the Rosette Ring.

Wrapping the Rosette Ring
04:02
+ Bonus Project! Stackable Rosette Bangle Bracelet
2 lectures 02:20

This is a list of everything you will need to make the Rosette Bangle Bracelet. Links are provided in the downloadable pdf, but not in the free preview.

Preview 00:03

In this lesson, I will demonstrate how to make a Rosette Bangle Bracelet.

Bonus! Stackable Rosette Bangle Bracelet
02:17