Venus Necklace Tutorial

Written by
Mollie Valente
Published on
January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PST January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PSTst, January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PST

Created by: Mollie Valente

 

Designer Tips

  • Using a decorative metal stamp on a solid copper tube-top bails is an easy way to sign your work, or simply give a secret little accent to the back of a piece. Stamp the bail prior to gluing.
  • To match the color of the mesh choker, and make the stamped design "pop", darken the bail using Win-Ox™.
  • Glue the cabochon or other focal piece to the bail.
  • Slide the choker onto the pendant.

Free Technique Sheets & How-Tos

Suggested Supplies

  • 1 each #60-230 Adhesive, Epoxy, 330
  • 1 pkg of 10 [use 1] #41-792-02-8 Bail, Tube Top for Gluing, Large
  • 1 pkg of 10 [use 1] #52-293-18-7 Choker, Metal Mesh, 3mm Round
  • 1 each #86-343 Win-Ox™, 3 oz.
 

Tools

  • #69-248-01 Tool, Hammer, Ball Pein, Stubby
  • #69-123 EURO TOOL Combo Bench Block
  • #69-245-09 Tool, Stamp, Pansy - or your favorite design stamp.
 

Additional Supplies

  • Art glass cabochon, or other unique focal piece