Learn an old technique to create a contemporary look! Make a beautiful chain of interweaving loops–a method developed by the Greeks and Romans. Watch the video below and use the book from the supply list to help you complete this project.
The Loop-in-Loop Chain PDF, which is mentioned in the video, provides further step-by-step written instructions and helpful diagrams.
items used during this segment:
|Classical Loop-in-Loop Chains and their Derivatives by Jean Reist
Stark and Josephine Reist Smith
|Steel bench block||115-315|
|Titanium diamond tweezers||115-522|
|Silquar high-heat block||502-006|
|German shop shears, straight tip||111-237|
|Donegan Optivisor with 2.5X lens||113-208|
|Blazer butane torch||500-230|
|Butane refill cartridge||500-181|
|Rio PMC work surface||111-567|
|Swanstrom pliers and cutter set||111-026|
|Swanstrom link-forming pliers||111-000/1|
|.999 fine silver round wire, 22ga.||105-322|
|Argentium 930 silver jump rings||696-920|
|Delrin woven wire drawplate||114-124|
|Woven wire rosewood drawplate||113-847|
Does the video leave you wanting more wire wrapping? Does it inspire you to show off a wire-wrapped project of your own?
Leave us a comment about your interest in wire-wrapping techniques, share a wire-wrapping tip, or use the comments to post a photo of a favorite wire-wrapped project! We will choose from among the comments randomly and give the winner a copy of the book Classical Loop-in-Loop Chains and their Derivatives by Jean Reist Stark and Josephine Reist Smith.