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Wire Wrapped Jewelry

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Basketweave Bangle Bracelet Wire Weaving Class- 5 hours (0514-TUM-Wen-090115)

Event date:
09-01-2015 11:00 AM
Event End Date:
09-01-2015 04:00 PM
Individual Price:
$105.00

Basketweave Bangle Bracelet

Basketweave Bangle Bracelet Wire Weaving Class

Learn this incredible wire wrapped bangle which is reminiscent of an old time basket. Learn how to work with square and half-round wire. You will also learn
how to make your own wire clasp to finish the bracelet off.

Skill level: Some previous wire work preferred.
Gold-Fill and Silver - $65
Argentium Silver (non tarnished)- $55
Silverfill - $35
Base Metal - $30 (copper or brass)

Kit prices subject to change with metal market fluctuation.

Wire Wrapped and Prong Set Unusual Stone Pendant (0315-TUE-Nina-0900115-1)

Event date:
09-01-2015 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
09-01-2015 09:00 PM
Individual Price:
$85.00

Wire Wrapped and Prong Set Unusual Stone Pendant

Get $20 discount, if register before 7/21/15

Great way to set unusual shapes objects like see glass, amethyst slice or cabochon stone.

This class teaches you how to decoratively encase a stone using a square wire. You will learn how to bend and shape the wire against a flat backed stone with no drill holes to permanently set it and create a beautiful pendant.

Base metal fee is S10. Stones could be purchased during the class. Sterling Silver -$25

Wire and Beads Earring Making Class (0315-TUE-Nina-042115-2)

Event date:
09-01-2015 06:00 PM
Event End Date:
09-01-2015 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$65.00

wire earring making class

Beginners Wire Jewelry Earrings Class

Register Now and Get $30 Discount - Pay $65 Only- materials included

Learn how to create simple loops, wrapped loops and a single spirals in this beginning wire jewelry making class!

You will leave class with one pair of earrings. Students will practice all techniques with base metal (non-precious) wire.

Materials are included for 1 pair of earrings

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Pendant (0315-TUE-Nina-090815-1)

Event date:
09-08-2015 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
09-08-2015 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$85.00

wire wrapped pendant classWire Wrapped Cabochon Pendant

Get $20 discount, if register before 7/21/15

This class teaches you how to decoratively encase a cabochon using a square wire. You will learn how to bend and shape the wire against a flat backed stone with no drill holes to permanently set it and create a beautiful pendant.

This is a 3 hours class.

Base metal is $10. Stones could be purchased during the class. Sterling silver or 14K gold-filled square wire are available for $30.

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Ring 3-3.5 hours workshop (0315-TUE-Nina-091515-1)

Event date:
09-15-2015 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
09-15-2015 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$85.00

wire wrapped rings

Wire Wrapped Cabochon Ring 3-3.5 hours workshop.

Get $20 discount, if register before 7/21/15

Learn how to wrap cabochon and create this beautiful ring. You will leave the class with the finished ring, which worth more then you paid for the class.

Base metal fee is $10. Silver, gold-filled wires $25. Stones are available for sale during the class.


Amethyst Slice Wire Wrapped Pendant / Earrings Class (1214-TUE-Nina-092215-1)

Event date:
09-22-2015 05:30 PM
Event End Date:
09-22-2015 08:30 PM
Individual Price:
$85.00

amethyst slice wire wrapped earrings classWire Wrapped and Prong Set Unusual Stone Pendant / Amethyst Slice Wire Wrapped Pendant

Get $20 discount, if register before 7/21/15

Wire wrap Amethyst Slice to make a beautiful pendant or earrings. (you will be able to finish only 1 earring)

Great way to set unusual shapes objects like see glass, amethyst slice or cabochon stone.

This class teaches you how to decoratively encase a stone using a square wire. You will learn how to bend and shape the wire against a flat backed stone with no drill holes to permanently set it and create a beautiful pendant.

Base metal fee is S10. Unusual slices could be purchased during the class. Sterling Silver -$25

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Location and Hours

We are located at: The Gems of Nature

231 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling, IL 60090

Our phone number is:  847-419-1772 | 224-420-2001

All Classes Run According to Class Schedule

Look at the Classes Schedule for the time of each class.

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