Wire Tree on Rock

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Materials:

  1. 24 Gauge Copper Wire
  2. Rock
  3. Super Glue
  4. Round Stick (thin paint brush)
  5. Wire Cutter
  6. Wire Plier

Step 1: Trunk Making

  1. Cut wires 45 cm each.
  2. Grab all wires and twist them.

Step 2: Branches Making

  1. Pull some wire to make branches.
  2. Further divide wires to make small branches.

Step 3: Leaves Making

  1. Roll the leaf wire on some round stick (thin paint brush) and slide the stick.
  2. Do same for rest of the leaf wires.

Step 4: Roots Making

  1. Split the wires in segments from the bottom like we did it for branches.
  2. Twist the half wire, again split it and twist.
  3. All roots should not look same.

Step 5: Fix Tree on Rock

  1. Place tree on rock.
  2. Take a long piece on wire. Wrap wire on tree trunk and then wrap around rock with the same wire to hold tree on rock.
  3. Push the roots on rock.
  4. Hold all the roots one by one on rock with the help on wood stick and put super glue on root and rock to stick them.
  5. Also put super glue on main trunk where the trunk touches the rock.
  6. Remove the wire which was used to hold the tree on rock.

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    CathyC121

    4 months ago

    So will super glue work to hold 20 gauge wire onto a rock? i tried clear silicone and what a mess after it dried.

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    nancyjaneyoung

    11 months ago

    I like this interpretation of the Tree of Life! I have just finished creating four trees and will float them in a resin to make a paper weight for my four remaining aunties who are all over 80 years old! I might try yours to make one just for me!

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    Awesome Craftsnancyjaneyoung

    Reply 11 months ago

    Thank you. Trees in resin paper weight sounds good. Plz share pictures of yours. I would love to see them