What is wire wrapping or wire sculpting? top
Using gold filled, sterling silver, copper, brass, or craft wire, and hand tools, such as; flat nose pliers, chain nose pliers, round nose pliers, and flush cutters, a cabochon or bead is wrapped in part, in full, or in a pattern. This is all done by hand, without any solder or glue. Sculpting is accomplished by using the fingers to manipulate the wire to make swirls. For more information, go to the articles page on wire sculpture.
What is a cab or cabochon? top
A pendant bead without a hole, with one side being domed and the other side flat.