Category Archives: Wire

Designing With The New Artistic Wire 3D Bracelet Jig

This bracelet and the second one featured in this post were designed by Fernando DaSilva for John Bead.  They will have you wondering how you have lived without the newest tool from Beadalon if you enjoy making or teaching others … Continue reading

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Showroom Jewels by Adela Kodonova

We love to share some of the pieces of jewelry that you would see during a visit to our showroom.  If you shop online, you can see them here on the blog.  Designer Adela Kodonova has created quite a few of … Continue reading

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Beadalon and Artistic Wire Sale this month

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Dazzle-It Ori Crystals and Glass Pearls

The new Ori Crystals and easily paired with Dazzle-Its glass pearl collection. I used memory wire to craft these super easy bracelets!  This pink bracelet features Pink Crystal Cut 10mm ori crystal beads with Lt Chocolate round glass pearls.  I … Continue reading

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Artistic Wire Mesh

Artistic Wire Mesh is also now available at John Bead. I used it in combination with the new wire wrappers to create this necklace. If you have not worked with mesh before you’ll be happy to learn it is available … Continue reading

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Wrappers and Sapphire

This frame was so easy to wrap! The new Artistic Wire wrappers have grooves making wire wrapping a very simple technique.  No skills required! The new wrappers are like mini blank canvases for jewelers.  There are endless ways to use … Continue reading

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Wrappers, Wire, Crystals and Clay

I have to admit. Once you start working with the new Wrappers at John Bead you get a little distracted. Yesterday was all about the wrappers! This marquee wrapper shape is so interesting!  I knew that I finally had something … Continue reading

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Amazing Wrappers!

Is this bead component not a show stopper? Yesterday John Bead sent an email to its wholesale customers announcing the arrival of a whole group of new Artistic Wire Ltd. items.  Where to begin?  The wrappers are so unique I … Continue reading

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