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I'm Eni Oken, artist and author of hundreds of articles, tutorials and books in print and online. For over 30 years I've explored art, color theory, fantasy and ornamental design.

Certified Zentangle® Teacher

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Garnet Spiral PDF Tutorial

Garnet Spiral PDF Tutorial

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This pretty pendant is constructed over a spiral frame. It kind of reminds me a bit of the Bali designs that we all love so much, doesn’t it?

Intermediate Level

Requires some basic experience with wire wrapping

9 pages - 21 detailed steps

 

 

Materials needed:

  • 7 inches 18 ga wire (soft or half hard)
  • 3 feet 28 ga wire (soft)
  • 23 3 to 4mm round garnets
  • 23 1mm metallic seed beads
  • 48 2mm metallic or contrastic color round beads
  • 9 6mm saucer or flower shaped spacers
  • 9 2mm round garnets
  • 1 8mm flat garnet pendant or coin bead. Make sure the pendant has a hole to be attached

Tools needed:

  • Flush wire cutter
  • Flat nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Chain nose pliers
  • Metallic Hammer over metallic surface

 

 

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