INSPIRATION // JEWELRY MAKING This is a great description with good pictures of how to make a professional wire wrapped loop. Much more stable than a simple loop, especially for heavy beads. Also can be decorative with even more coils.
FREE-HOW -- clay bead tutorial -- "make "Casablanca" beads: free tute by Desiree. Thanks for sharing free tutes! I am always super grateful when an artist takes the time to do all that work, for free." Yeah, me too :-D == jewels: clay made ==
DIY Earrings DIY Leaves of Beads Earrings As soon as I figure out the diagram i'll try it - don't really understand the need for the large loop on the bottom? Does it tuck behind at the end to give a clean finish on the bottom?