Wire Wrapped Cabochon
Create a stunning pendant by learning the technique of wire wrapping!
This basic wrap allows you to create pendants by wrapping undrilled
stones with flat backs (cabochons). This is a second take on this class
expanding your skills using Sterling silver wire!
(Materials for class must be purchased at Beadoholique)
cabochon (between 1 to 1-1/2 inch in length and 3/4 to 1
inch wide - symmetrical shape if you have no wire wrapping
21 gauge Sterling square wire
18 gauge Sterling half round wire
Sterling chain to hang pendant
Techniques Used: Wire bending and wrapping.
Skill Level: Beginner
nylon jaw pliers (wire straighteners)
chain nose pliers
flat nose pliers
round nose pliers
5-step mandrel to form bail or looping pliers
pin vise (optional)
magnifiers (optional but recommended)
|To sign up for a class you may register online, come into the shop, or call us! Students must be a minimum of 13
years old to participate, or twelve years old if taken with a paying adult. If you sign up online for a class less than 24
hours in advance you MUST call the shop and speak to an associate for availability. Payment for class is due when
you sign up. You must come early to purchase needed supplies. Students must have all necessary supplies/tools
and be ready when the class begins. Walk-ins are welcome if space is still available and if supplies have been
pre-purchased. Class will begin on time. No one will be admitted late to class.
Late-comers must reschedule for another class. A refund will not be given. If you cannot attend your scheduled class,