It is one of the simplest and most inexpensive jewelry making forms to get into and it is a great creative outlet.
Of course you can also do it for the pure enjoyment or to make one of a kind gifts.
People love to wear artisan jewelry because it expresses their individual style.
In this tough economy many people are looking for a way to pull in some extra cash.
Also, some stay-at-home mothers would just like an opportunity to make a bit of spending money.
Getting into wire jewelry making is a wonderful way to explore you artistic side, take some time for yourself, relax, and possibly make some money doing something you love! There are many places you can sell your pieces, if you choose to do so.
Here is a partial list to get started: - online auction sites such as eBay - sites that sell specifically hand-made items, such as Etsy - home parties where the artist brings pieces to show a small gathering of people and guests can try pieces on and talk to the artist - local farmer's markets/fairs/art shows are great places to display and sell pieces - sometimes local shops will display pieces for a portion of the profits when a piece sells As you can see, there are plenty of areas to explore with wire jewelry making.
There are also many different techniques to learn, so there is much to discover to keep things interesting and to ensure that you find a method that you enjoy.
What could be better than doing something you love and making a profit too? Not to mention that you will likely become the most popular gift-giver amongst your friends!