Inspiration can come from a style, an artist, or the material itself. Today's artists get their creative jump start from wire. Our feature bead type is lamp work beads and soft glass vs borosilicate. Then, artist Brenda Schweder is back with a Calder inspired modern, wire art necklace. Then, inventor Wyatt White takes wire weaving to a new level making an intricate bangle.
Join host Katie Hacker along with her guests as they create today's heirlooms, with new twists on traditional jewelry making techniques. Each episode features just one artist for an in depth lesson on two heirloom techniques. You'll really get to know their insider tips and have extra time to see every detail. Katie finishes each show with a lesson sharing a few of her favorite traditional techniques.