Gatekeeper Butterfly WIPS

Gatekeeper Butterfly WIPS

Bringing Nature to Life through Wire Art

Introducing the gatekeeper butterfly suncatcher and sharing with you my work in progress photographs and a time-lapse video. This design is handmade with lashings of copper wire work, dotted with semi-precious gemstones and glass beads.


  • Copper wire base frame for the wing outlines.
  • Wrap the centre and neck to secure.
  • Inner wing swirly shapes.
  • Wrap the beads onto the frame and swirly shapes.
  • Add the top wing decoration.

Sneak Peek

View my time-lapse video of the wire work construction:


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