Bead Angel

Supplies

Large -

1 qty. 8mm Round Facet Bead for head white AB #30075979

1 qty. 12mm Heart Bead for body color choice

1 qty. Heishi or Daisy Bead for Halo

1 qty. Metal Angel or Butterfly wings or large glass Angel wings

1 qty. 2 Head Pin

 

Small

1 qty. 6mm Round Facet Bead for head white AB #30075978

1 qty. 8mm Heart Bead for body color choice

1 qty. Heishi or Daisy Bead for Halo

1 qty. Metal Angel or Fairy wings or small glass Angel wings

1 qty. 2 Head Pin Finishing Phone straps, earrings wire or pin backs to hang angel from or you can hang on a small tree.

 

Optional: You can add a small bell on the bottom. If doing this you will need to use 3 of 24-gauge wire in place of the head pin.

 

Tools:

Side Wire Cutters #30056202

Round Nose Pliers #30056203

Long Nose Pliers #30056199 or Flat Nose Pliers #30056205

 

NOTE: Basic Wire Wrapping skills are needed to complete this project.

 

Directions

Place the beads onto the head pin in this order: Turn the heart bead upside down and slip onto the headpin.

 

Next, slip on the angel wing bead of your choice.

 

Next, slip on the round facet bead for the head. Slip on a Heishi or Daisy bead for a halo if you want.

 

Using the round nose and chain nose pliers, wire wrap the remaining wire on the head pin into a closed loop. Cut of the excess wire. Attach the completed angel to a pin, earring wire or phone strap.

 

To add a bell Using the round nose and chain nose pliers, make a basic loop at one end of the 3 of 24-gauge wire. Open the loop and add the bell. Close loop. Assemble the angel parts the same way as above.  

 

2006 Ben Franklin Crafts, Inc.

 

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