Free Chain Maille Tutorials (1/2/2013)
This Week’s Free Jewelry Making Class … DIY Mobius/Rosette Chain Maille Unit Tutorial · Pin It. A mobius or commonly called, “Rosette” is a chain maille unit where 3 or more jump rings are linked together forming a rosette-like shape. Mobius …
Check out the free X Factor bracelet tutorial by Cindy Pankopf which does exactly that – marry beads with jump rings. The added beads make the bracelet more substantial looking, don’t they?
You’ll also find free chain maille tutorials on the full Persian, byzantine chain, rosettes and more at Jewel School’s project videos page. The chain maille video tutorials are taught by Lauren Andersen and Christiane Ross.
The good news is there is indeed a Youtube video already for the Turkish Round Maille, a delightful pattern featuring sets of 3 rings. The video by Beadaholique has been labelled as Round Maille Weave which may not have been obvious to searchers.
I named the piece Byzantine Flower Chain Maille Necklace. The flower pendant was constructed using the Helm Pattern I showed you last week.
In this video, learn how to do a chain maille weave with captured round beads.
In this video, learn how to make the dragonscale variety of chain maille. This intricate weave is beautiful, and truly does resemble scales.
Demonstration of the jens pind chainmaille weave. I’m using 12g 6.0mm ID rings (AWG). other sizes in AWG: 14g 4.75mm ID 16g 4.0mm ID 18g 3.0mm ID 20g 2.5mm ID I can never say the name of this weave properly – it’s pronounced a bit like “yens pint” – …