AUTOPLAY
Wire: 2-D Sculpture
6 steps
What you’ll need
Wire
Wire Cutters
First, make a blueprint and trace it with your wire. Layer and twist the wire around itself.
1. First, make a blueprint and trace it with your wire. Layer and twist the wire around itself.
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I put a twisted second layer of wire around my sculpture to make it more durable.
2. I put a twisted second layer of wire around my sculpture to make it more durable.
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The second step, after twisting the wire, is to take your pliers and crimp the edges.
3. The second step, after twisting the wire, is to take your pliers and crimp the edges.
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Crimping and layering helps hide the wire so it’s not sharp. It also ensures it will stay in place.
4. Crimping and layering helps hide the wire so it’s not sharp. It also ensures it will stay in place.
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To keep my wire whiskers in place, I wrapped the wire around the base of the cat multiple times.
5. To keep my wire whiskers in place, I wrapped the wire around the base of the cat multiple times.
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I added another 1-2 layers of wire over each whisker to properly secure it.
6. I added another 1-2 layers of wire over each whisker to properly secure it.
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