22-gauge Artistic Wire Buy the Dozen™ sampler packs. Each package contains twelve colors, each on a 5-yard bobbin spool. 60 yards total. Spool colors may vary. Artistic Wire is perfect for making wrapped, strung, and lashed wire jewelry. Permanently colored copper wire, perfect for all your jewelry and craft projects. 22-gauge Artistic Wire is a great, all-purpose size of craft wire that you can use for a variety of jewelry applications, and is thin enough to string most beads.