Blog Archives

Introducing Wubbers Shout Out!

Would you like to be featured as a small business on our Facebook page, blog and possibly newsletter? If so, please email info@wubbersu.com. Include your business name, links to your website/Etsy store, etc., a short biography, and no more than

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Making Meaning with Vintage Jewelry

With a strong interest in living simple, I have been really searching for the meaning in everything that takes up space in my house.  Clothes, my children’s toy, kitchen gadgets, books…these are all easy to dispose of for me.  The

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The Cadillac of all Jewelry

For about 40 years now, a line of ten half-buried Cadillacs have welcomed millions of visitors along the infamous Route 66. Just west of Amarillo, Texas, Cadillac Ranch has seen its fair share of dirt, wind and paint clouds. In

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Halstead and Wubbers – Rings Made Easy!

Please welcome guest writer, Erica Stice.    Erica Stice is the Studio Coordinator at Halstead, a wholesale jewelry supplier and proud reseller of Wubbers pliers. She teaches metalsmithing classes to the Halstead team in their on-site jewelry studio. Her designs have

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Random Acts of Kindness Giveaways!

Random Acts of Kindness I have known about the “pay it forward” movement for a long time, but had never really experienced it in a drive-through. Now, many of you know that I love large Diet Cokes from the MacDonald’s

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Going to Tucson!

Every year after the hustle and bustle of the Holidays dies down, I start to pack my bags and get ready for my favorite trip to one of the biggest and best bead shows in the world. The Tucson Gem

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Christine Keller’s international journey!

Wubbers University is proud to announce the recent international success of our very own instructor, Christine Keller.  We were attracted to Christine’s anodized aluminum wire designs years ago. Through dedication and an eye for beautiful designs, Christine found her niche

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