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first time wire-wrapping


About this design:

This is my very first attempt to wire wrap anything. I am so grateful for Lynn G's tutorial! It is a Rose Quartz cabochon wrapped in copper wire.

Components:

Lynn G's tutorial:) rose quartz cabochon and copper wire.

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Awesome job….I haven’t tried to wrap anything yet. 1: I’m out of wire, 2: I’m chicken, lol

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    LeighAnn F says:

    Thanks Ravin. It is kinda nerve racking making a first post of anything. Everyone here is so talented!

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    ::blinks:: I’m not reeally all that talented hon…I just really love creating things, and had you not said anything, I NEVER in a zillion years would’ve guessed this was your first wrap.

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    Valley Girl says:

    Nice work!!!

  5. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Great job Leigh … keep posting your creations. We love to see everyone’s work, regardless of experience.

    And it’s true, we never would have guessed it was your first attempt at wire wrap. EXCELLENT! I’ll have to check out Lynn’s tutorial … SLS

  6. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Wonderful..i am ready to start!! great job..perfect!

  7. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    This is really fantastic for a first time piece. I need to check Lynn G’s tutorial and see if I can do this kind of wire work.

  8. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Such a great job !!!! Love the rose quartz !!!!!

  9. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    This is a very professional looking first try. You sure got a beautiful piece of rose quartz too. Isn’t Lynn great?

  10. Diane Cauley
    Diane Cauley says:

    your first try is amazing and I love the color combo! Excellent! :)

  11. Dora H
    Dora H says:

    such a great wire wrap job and love the copper with the rose quarts…beautiful

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Nicely done. Great job with copper wire. I(or 14k rose gold) love the combo Beautiful

  13. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Leigh Ann, this is gorgeous! I’d never guess it was your first! The rose quartz and copper make for a beautiful combo! Congrats! :D

  14. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    You did a great job – watch out the wire wrapping becomes addicting – I speak from experience – LOL. I just started working with wire and now I am obsessed! ;-)

  15. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Wow!!! Give that student an “A+” for the class!!! :D

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    LeighAnn F says:

    Thanks everyone! I do like playing around with wire. Would love to be able to create more things with wire. Thanks again Lynn G for the tutorial!

  17. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Very good job, we are so proud of you :)

  18. Shayla
    Shayla says:

    Wow, this is gorgeous!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Congrats on first wire wrap. It is beautiful. In no way does it look like a first wrap. I know when I try first time I will have her tutorial in front of me. Well won’t be my first. The purple sapphire was my first.

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