Make the Perfect Wire Bird's Nest Pendant - Great New Tutorial

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I've just added an updated version of my Bird's Nest with Pearl Eggs tutorial to my website. This the most detailed version I have ever posted! The new tutorial shows you how to make the same beautiful project that I teach in my Bird's Nest Pendant class, complete with detailed instructions, lots of large photos and materials lists. There are even extra instructions for twisting and spiraling wire. I've seen other nest tutorials, but mine is for a design I've created that is particularly sturdy and has a wonderful weight to it. The finished pendant is as solid as it is lovely.  My Bird's Nest Pendant tutorial is only $4...

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I'll Be Teaching in Tucson Again This Year

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I just got my teaching days figured out for the 2016 JOGS show in Tucson. I fly out every year to teach wire wrapping classes for my friends at Jewelry Tools and this year I'll be there February 4, 5 & 6.  My plan is to teach a basic wrapping class and three other projects. I'll send links when the organizers finish the artists' schedules. If you need info sooner or want to ensure a space, please contact me at:

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