Wire Wrapped Jewelry Making : Create Unique Pendant using Single Wire Wrapping Technique | Gopi Dave | Skillshare

Wire Wrapped Jewelry Making : Create Unique Pendant using Single Wire Wrapping Technique

Gopi Dave, Wire Wrapped Jewelry Maker

Wire Wrapped Jewelry Making : Create Unique Pendant using Single Wire Wrapping Technique

Gopi Dave, Wire Wrapped Jewelry Maker

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7 Lessons (20m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Materials and Tools

    • 3. Single Wire Coiling Technique

    • 4. Flow Pendant Part 1

    • 5. Flow Pendant Part 2

    • 6. Flow Pendant Part 3

    • 7. Final Thoughts

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About This Class

Welcome to this Wire Wrapped Jewelry Making class. This class focuses on creating a strong foundation for beginners who are interested in learning wire wrapping. You will weave, sculpt and transform the wire to create beautiful jewelry!!

What will we learn :

  • We will learn to handle the wires and different tools.
  • We will learn the technique of weaving over single base wire.
  • With these few basic skills and techniques we will create the beautiful -- Flow Pendant --
  • As part of the bonus lecture we will learn to make our own  -- Cord Necklace --

I am sure you will enjoy this class and lean lots of techniques..


  • Students will need to purchase the necessary Tools, Wires and Beads. Watch the preview lectures to get a list of supplies requires.
  • You need a desire for learning to create unique jewelry and some time for practicing the skills 

This Class is perfect for you if :

  • You are an absolute beginner with no experience in jewelry making
  • Beginner wire wrapping artists who are looking to experiment with various new styles.
  • All of you who want to take their jewelry making skills to the next level.

Let us start learning to wire wrap!!

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Gopi Dave

Wire Wrapped Jewelry Maker


Hi, I'm Gopi. 

I am an architect turned jewelry maker based in artisan’s country India.

I have been making jewelry for almost 16 years now.I absolutely love jewelry making. 

Since last few years Wire Wrapping has been my focus for creating jewelry. I sell unique Wire wrapped jewelry and Wire Wrap Tutorials on my ETSY shop : ArtsvilleHandcrafted 

I started experimenting with wires and I realized that with wire wrapping I can make more intricate and more complex designs, I can manipulate the wire to create the designs I imagine.. Once I became a mom a few years back I started jewelry making full time. Wire wrapping relaxes me. It is a perfect outlet for my creativity. 

I have always enjoyed teaching so I finally started sha... See full profile

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