Man in the Maze Earrings Tutorial

Written by
Mollie Valente
Published on
January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PST January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PSTst, January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PST

Created by: Mollie Valente


Designer Tips

  • String three 8mm round gemstone beads on an eye pin.
  • Finish the end of the eye pin with a wrapped loop; snip off the excess eye-pin tail. For step-by-step instructions on making wrapped loops (and more!), see Jewelry Basics 101 (PDF).
  • Use a 6mm jump ring to attach the wood charm to the bottom loop of the eye pin.
  • Attach an earring hook to the top (wrapped) eye-pin.
  • Repeat steps for the second earring.

Suggested Supplies

  • 1 dozen (use 2 pieces) ##29-722>29-722 Baltic Birch Wood Charm, Man in Maze, 20x18mm
  • 1 strand (use 6 beads) #21-888-198 Bead, Round, 8mm, R & T, Red Creek Jasper
  • 1 pair #34-063-12TierraCast Black Niobium Earring Hook Findings
  • 1 ounce (use 2 pieces) #37-722-9 Gunmetal Eye Pin, 2", Standard
  • 1 ounce (use 2 pieces) #37-145-9 Gunmetal Jump Ring, Round, 6mm
  • 1 pair #33-960White Rubber Earring Backs

Tools

  • #65-553-00 The Beadsmith Microfine Plier Set, Four Piece
  • #69-056 EURO TOOL Side Flush Cutter
  • #66-214-18 Bead Mat (optional-keep beads from rolling away while you work)