How to Make Cute Artistic Earrings with Wire and Turquoise Beads
Summary: Wire earrings tutorial inspired by a forgotten painting about egg; within merely 15 minutes you’ll learn how to make earrings with wire and beads in a few easy to follow steps.
The pair of chic earrings making with wire is sure to steal the heart of all jewelry makers. Today I’m going to show you a wire earrings tutorial, in which you’ll learn how to make earrings with wire and beads in an awesomely artistic method.
Supplies needed in the wire earrings tutorial:
How to make earrings with wire and beads?
Step1: make the wire wrapped frame
1st, cut a 34cm piece of 2mm aluminum wire;
2nd, keep 3.5cm at beginning and bend the wire into a V-shape;
3rd, curve the wire around the bottom of round nose plier for a 2cm-high drop shape as picture show;
4th, make another 5 drop shapes using your pliers;
5th, keep 2.5cm at end and trim off the excess wire tail;
6th, make a small loop with 1cm wire at top of longer wire end.
Step2: warp with brass wire and add the focal bead
1st, cut a length of 0.5mm brass wire, measuring about 40cm long;
2nd, start to wrap the two wire ends close to the top loop;
3rd, at the center of wire frame, string a turquoise bead on wire and fasten the wire at opposite position on the frame.
Step3: attach the earring hook
Open the loop on earring hook and attach the pendant. Close the loop and this is one earring!
Step4: make another earring
Repeat the steps 1~3 for the other earring!
The way making earrings with wire feature graceful curves that frame your face a flattering way. If you happen to love wire earrings and would love to learn how to make them with wire and beads, we are extremely delighted to discuss with you those projects!