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Forming Filigree - Option 2

Step 1

Choose a filigree piece to form around another object.

Step 2

Choose an object to form the filigree around. We have chosen a semi-precious donut.

Step 3

Position the filigree over the object at your desired location. We have placed the center of the filigree over the center of the donut.

Step 4

Use your fingers to gently bend the filigree against the object.

Step 5

Squeeze the filigree around the object as tight as possible.

Step 6

Repeat steps 4 - 5 on the opposite side of the object.

Step 7

Then repeat steps 4 - 5 for each side of the filigree.

Step 8

The filigree can add decoration to both sides of the object.