This lesson shows how to make a dangle using a head pin and a bead
· 1 Head Pin
· 1 Bead
· Wire Cutter
· Flat nose pliers
· Round nose pliers
Step 1: Add beadPut a bead into a head pin.
Step 2: Use a flat nose to hold the pin. Push the bead towards the head pin.
Step 3: To ensure a perfect bend, you can hold the pliers as shown in picture to bend the wire.
Step 3: Bend the wire to 90 degree using the plier.
Step 4: To ensure a perfect bend, you can hold the pliers as shown in picture to bend the wire.
Step 5: Leave approximately 7 – 8mm of wire and cut off excessive wire using wire cutter.
Step 6: Use the round nose pliers as measurement for the diameter of the loop. Use a marker pen to mark on the wire of your preferred position. Based on the marking, place the pliers onto the wire to prepare making a loop.
Step 7: Notice position of the right hand. Your wrist is towards direction of the arrow to allow room for twisting to make the loop.
Step 8: Picture shows the position of hand that is moving in ward.
Step 9: Make a full loop. Adjust the loop by reopening and closing the loop to ensure nice circle is formed.
You have just completetd the dangle.
Hope you enjoy the tutorial. Cheers
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