This hobby in a box provides the beads, wire, tutorial and template to learn to make the design. The white gift box will be posted out in a jiffy bag. The materials and supplies provided are wrapped, enveloped and labelled, creating a lovely unboxing experience for the recipient.
Level: Suited to beginners with some experience of wire work and improvers.
Suncatcher Width Approx: 12cm / 4.7 inches.
Tech: Inside the kit box is a welcome letter with a unique code to access the 75 page downloadable tutorial. You will need access to the internet to download the tutorial .PDF file from dropbox. The PDF file is held within a password protected ZIP file. Please ensure you have both ZIP and PDF software on your computer. Mobile devices not recommended.
– Copper Wire
– Semi-Precious Gemstone & Glass Beads
– Dropbox access link to 75 page downloadable tutorial size 38.1MB (.pdf file)
– Printed template (.jpg file)
Additional Tools Needed
– Chain Nose Pliers
– Wire Cutters
– Nylon Jaw Straightening Pliers
– Round Nose Pliers
– Steel Bench Block
– Nylon Hammer / Hide Mallet
– Metal Domed Jewellers Hammer
– Mandrel x 3 Sizes
– Metal File
– Wire Wool
– Measuring Tape
– Bench Pin or Wood Board
– Liver of Sulphur & Container
– Liquid Varnish or Hard Wax
– Health & Safety Equipment (Googles, Respirator, Dust Mask, Gloves)
– DIY alternatives to these tools are noted in the tutorial, where possible an everyday object can be used.
Adults Only: Over 18 years old due to sharp wire, sharp tools and risk of choking hazard. Keep away from children.
Before Purchase: Please ensure you are able to open/view .ZIP and .PDF files on your device.
Visit this link to purchase the copper wire work tutorial for this forest lore suncatcher.
Author and Designer: Nicola of Earth Balance Craft
Copyright: This craft kit is copyright of “www.earthbalance-craft.co.uk and Earth Balance Craft”. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited. This kit is for personal use only and is not to be reproduced for any educational or commercial purposes. © 2013 www.earthbalance-craft.co.uk All Rights Reserved.
Disclaimer: This tutorial is written in English, for English readers only. The instructions use the UK metric system of measurement in CM. There is a conversion guide at the beginning advising on measurements in inches for USA/Imperial.