I thought I should finish up the toilet paper ball project (“Dreaming of Pumpkins” from Spotlight on Wire), so here we go.
Here’s how I wrapped it, using a lot of random twists and turns with two different gauges of wire. I must admit, I like it more than I thought I would. Especially the kinks in the 24 gauge wire:
I’d also like to note that I took a hammer and some pliers to the ends of the peach-pit-looking pendant from yesterday, and gave it a touch more whimsy.
I think that’ll be it for wire projects for now. I want to make some decisions on what to bezel for our last class on Wednesday, and prepare whatever parts I can in advance. I’m thinking about a green aventurine bracelet . . . or a wee stack ring with my faux opal . . . or . . . or . . . or . . .