26-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. 26 gauge wire works great for Viking knit and for stringing pearls and small-hole beads.