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Wire wrapped Tree


About this design:

I used to go to this great gallery and I saw these trees that was on display there and had always wanted to try to make one.So I finally (years later) got to to it.Here it is.

Components:

Agate stone, 24 gauge copper wire, howlite and turqouise chips.

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  1. Beadling
    Beadling says:

    I love the combination of copper and turquoise! This is really cool!

  2. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Fabulous!!!! Aren’t you proud to say that comes from your own creative little hands? Kudos to you for being so creative,and not giving up. It looks like quite the project. :)

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    Rocknitjewelry says:

    Copper and turquoise is one of my favorite combos too. This is just gorgeous! Great job.

  4. DayLilly aka Del
    DayLilly aka Del says:

    Awesome! Did it take you long? What size wire did you use?

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    You must have spent days or weeks doing it, beautiful work :D

  6. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    Thank you, I had fun doing this and of course now I want to go bigger.My imagination is working overtime. This took me about 3hrs to do.I used 24 gauge wire, I was thinking of trying a 22gauge next time.The chips have such tiny holes, so will have to go for something with a bigger hole.But thought the large wire would be stronger. Again thanks for your feedback. :D

  7. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    I’ve seen these types of trees somewhere too! Fabulous job!

  8. Nata S
    Nata S says:

    Ohhh, my! How I LOVE this! Favorites.

  9. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Love these! and yours is fantastic!

  10. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Wow very impressive! I don’t think I could do that or maybe I just don’t have the patience for it anyway kudos!

  11. Laud
    Laud says:

    Amazing! Gorgeous piece.

  12. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Congrats on tackling something that most of us would just admire from afar.
    This is impressive to say the least!

  13. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    This is absolutely amazing. I wish I had the time to attempt one of these. Its gorgeous – so lovely. And more copper! I love it.

  14. Warped Wire Studio
    Warped Wire Studio says:

    Wow– you did a great job!!!

  15. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Awesome!! You have a great eye for getting the trees to look natural. I want one myself. Another thing to learn to do.

  16. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Such a great piece! Love the colors, and your wire work is fabulous as always!

  17. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Congrats on this beautiful piece!

  18. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    My computer has been on the fritz, so I never got to see all the compiments that was left after early Jan. Thank-you allso much!! :D I’ve done one smaller one.I’ll get it on soon.Now the camera is on the fritz…….what next!!!

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