• Eye orb tutorial
    Handmade Jewelry,  Tutorials

    How to Make an Eye Orb Pendant

    In this picture tutorial I will show you how to make an ORB. It is basically a cabochon eye, wrapped with wire and made it in a pendant. This is our finished piece of jewelry. What you need: 24 gauge artistic wire (silver color copper wire) 2″ bangle or any other already made circular frame flush cutter and a set of pliers eye cabochon from any craft store Step 1 – Cut 8 pieces of wire, 24″ long and fold them in half.Step 2 – Attach the wires to the bangle, using 3 loops, as shown. Try to place them symmetrically. You will have 16 pieces of lose wires.Step 3 – Twist every…

  • gree aventurine tree of life pendant
    Aventurine,  Tree of Life

    Green Aventurine Tree of Life Pendants

    Aventurine is a translucent form of quartz that comes in various colors. Green Aventurine is known as a lucky stone and it is also called the “Stone of Opportunity.” Green Aventurine has a positive energy, so it is a great boost of chances in any situation. People like to wear a specimen in their pocket for bringing luck and prosperity. Green Aventurine carries a strong connection to Mother Earth and increases the appreciation of nature. It is spring time, nature is waking up, green is everywhere… Hope for new beginnings grows in our hearts… Green Aventurine brings out this hope, that is why I decided to make a Tree of…

  • pearls tree of life pendant
    Tree of Life,  Tutorials

    Bridal Tree of Life Pendant

    This is a new Tree of Life Pendant that I just made. I recently wrote a tutorial on how to make tree of life pendants with crystal chips, if you missed it, you can read it here <<< In this new pendant I used the exact method of wiring and beading… with a little more imagination. I used fresh water pearls instead of rose quartz crystals, and I made a frame by hand, instead of using a store bought bangle. DID YOU KNOW? Pearl symbolizes wisdom, offers protection and security. Freshwater pearl has calming effects and helps to balance your aura. Pearl symbolizes loyalty and dedication, that is why pearl…

  • Rose Quartz Tree of Life Necklace
    Tree of Life,  Tutorials

    How to make a Rose Quartz Tee of Life Pendant

    I will show you how to make a Rose Quartz Tree of Life pendant in 10 steps. The materials that you need: rose quartz chips (sold in strings), artistic wire 24 gauge (silver colored copper), a fashion bangle 2.5″ diameter (sold in dollar stores), a cutter and a pair of pliers. Step 1 – Cut the wire. You need 10 pieces, each piece must be 20 inches long. Fold the wire in half, as below. Step 2 – Wrap the wires. One by one, wrap each wire twice on the bangle (2 loops), at the middle point. Make it neat, be nice with the wire and the wire will be nice with…

  • spider charm
    Handmade Jewelry,  Tutorials

    How to make a Wire Spider

    In this post I will teach you how to make a cool wire spider charm. You can use it as a pendant or as a mobile ornament. I like to hang my spider charm from my car’s rear-view mirror. You can also make a larger version and put it on your desk or window sill. I hope you’re getting excited, it is a very cool project. There are many small steps, but I want to keep this tutorial short and sweet, therefore I am using picture collages to group the steps together. It will be much easier to follow. So, let’s get busy! You will need wire, pliers and cutters…