Friday, January 10, 2014

How to Wire Wrap a Designer Hook Clasp

By on Friday, January 10, 2014 3 Comments

Judy Larson is back!  Or rather, here is another great wire wrapping tutorial from this lovely teacher who loves to share.  This one is on how to wire wrap your own designer hook clasp.  The hook is at the back if you look closely at the pictures below :

The basic method lets you add different beads depending on what you fancy.  Use just one bead if you prefer as shown here:

I agree with Judy, this design can easily be converted to an earring dangle or even a pendant if you alter the hook part.

I have shared Judy's free PDF tutorial on both Scribd and SlideShare. Scribd previously gave me a headache as some readers report that they had trouble downloading her PDFs from there.  If you're having trouble, please try Slide Share. If you want to save the tutorial to your computer, click on one of the  link belows. Once on Slideshare or Scribd, you can use the Save/Download function at the top.  You may have to join these services. They should be free to join.

Designer Wire Wrapped Clasp Hooks (Slide Share)

Designer Wire Wrapped Clasp Hooks (Scribd)

I have also added Judy's previous and most popular PDFs to Slide Share - see links below.

Judy gives free classes locally.  So if you live in her area and are interested in attending her free classes at Lake of the Woods High School in Baudette, Minnesota, please contact the head of Community Education : to find out more.

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  1. how lovely..a clasp that looks likes a pendant and still very easy to make

  2. Great tutorial! Thank you so much for sharing it Pearl. I have pinned it to my jewelry tutorial board. If you get a chance, please thank Ms. Larson also :)