Introduction: "Hardware Store Jewelry" Altered Art Charm Necklace Tutorial

About: There are very few educational jewelry companies that exist and there are even fewer that let their viewers learn how to make jewelry directly through video. We have developed our entire business model through… presents: “Hardware Store Jewelry” Altered Art Charm Necklace Tutorial. Step into the world of altered art jewelry designing with published jewelry designer Susan Karczewski.

In this lesson, you will learn how to make a charm necklace with pieces that can be purchased at your local hardware store. Combine a key, charm, and a FAUCET HOLE COVER to create this interesting yet stunning piece of jewelry. Your designing passion will start to run wild once you combine these odds and ends and enter the world of altered art.

For this lesson you will need:
Ink Pen
Needle Nose Pliers
Bent Nose Pliers
Scrapbook Paper 1-1/2”
Glass Pebble
Two Charms
8mm Jump Ring
Glue-On Bail
1-1/2” Faucet Hole Cover
Cord to String Your Pendant On
Craft Glue (E6000®)
Wood Block

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Step 1: Watch the Video Above to Get Started!

We are educating the masses on how to make jewelry through our easy to follow video tutorials! Please watch the above video lesson and feel free to pause, fast forward, and rewind as much as you would like during your training. Through video, we allow you to work at your own pace and have a complete visual representation of every step that is required to make the piece of jewelry that is featured in our lesson.

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Happy Crafting,
- The team
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