Spinning Wheel Pendant Tutorial


This lesson shows how to tube-rivet a lampwork disc bead to a stamped sterling silver disc, and then add wire to make a bail for this kinetic pendant. The technique can also be used to make links for other jewelry designs (pictured).

This tutorial includes detailed, step-by-step instructions with high-quality color photographs and a materials list. The PDF can be downloaded instantly after payment is completed.

Level: Intermediate

Supplies needed: 1″ sterling silver disc, 20ga sterling silver wire & tubing, lampwork disc, accent bead, center punch, steel bench block, steel design stamp, jewelry hammer and saw, polishing pad/paper, chain nose pliers (2 pair, or 1 chain + 1 flat), round nose pliers, wire cutters.