Then I tried my hand at wirewrapping, via Jodi Bombardier's design in her book, Weave, Wrap, Coil: Creating Artisan Wire Jewelry:
My hands are swollen after this piece. The frame is 16 gauge gold colored copper, wrapped with 28 gauge silver colored copper. It was going good up until the 4th side. Try and try again. These will make great earrings.