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Blick Armature and Sculpture Wire is a soft and flexible aluminum wire that can be used by artists of all ages as a underlying structure for sculptures, wall decorations, and more.
Available in a variety of thicknesses, this lightweight wire is ideal as an armature for clay, papier mâché, and plaster roll sculptures. Non-staining and non-corrosive, its pliability and low cost also make it great for classroom projects.
Note — The finer the wire, the larger the gauge.
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from Las Vegas, NV
Comments about Armature Wire:
Blick is my go-to for supplies. Shipping is always quick and prices are great.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Easy to work with
from Charlottesville, VA
Surprisingly easy to work with, for me and for my students. We used this and other armature wire in various gauges to build Calder mobiles. It was safe and easy for them to use. I do recommend making sure you have a good, sharp pair of wire cutters for the heavier gauges. The aluminum is lightweight, but this isn't hollow wire! Great product.
Nice malleable wire!
from Sunnyvale, CA
This is great wire for a beginning sculpture class. Easy to cut and easy to bend. Only difficulty my students experience is trying to "straighten" the wire or twist out any kinks in the wire. This wire is great for combining with other materials, such as felt and papier-mâché.
The total transaction was a complete and satisfying success.Helena Rousseau
Wire head up
from Greensboro, NC
I used this product to make a wearable mask and it's very flexible and sturdy
Service and PRODUCT
from Rock Springs wy
We think Blick is tops, they go beyond to help in customer service and the products they offer. They are one of the VERY FEW COMPANIES , that have the best customer service and the BEST EVER REP,S.AND STAFF. WHEN YOU CALL FOR ANY REASON , YOU ALWAYS GET A WONDERFUL PERSON THAT ANSWERS THE PHONE, not a computer. The phone operators everyone and every time have been pleasant, upbeat, actually speakS and understands ENGLISH, HAS KNOWLEDGE OF THE COMPANY AND PRODUCTS, IF ANY REASON, they can't help ARE happy to get somebody that can. VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE AND HAVE COMMON SENSE, WHICH IS GETTING TO BE A RARITY THESE DAYS. MAKES YOU WANT TO CALL YOUR COMPANY JUST TO CHAT. wish all our co,s and suppliers WERE LIKE YOUR COMPANY. WILL CONTINUE TO DO BUSINESS WITH BLICK AND WILL HIGHLY RECOMMEND TO EVERYONE. THANK YOU. GOD BLESS. S.MILLS WITH MAKING EVERYTHING BEAUTIFUL.and was the only co.so far to date, That had the armature wire that my co. Needed for production, plus all the other art and other GREAT PRODUCTS.
I love this product been buying for over 10yrs
from San juan pr
I use this product for wire wrapping my leather bracelets
Exactly what I was looking for
from Bellingham, WA
I recently purchased the 12 and 14 gauges for a sculpting project I'm working on, and this wire is perfect. It's extremely pliable and easy to shape. You also get a good amount of wire for what it actually costs. I will most definitely be purchasing this wire from now on for all of my sculpting needs!
Wire perfect for shaping my tree sculptures
By Freckled Patty
from Jonesboro, AR
Making wire tree sculptures
Tops in its class.
This is used for Armatures for my wool projects.Its so easy to work with.
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