M.A.I.L. (Maille Artisans International League) is an international community of artisans and volunteers dedicated to the advancement of the chainmaille artform. We aim to encourage the sharing and spreading of information, archiving as many techniques and weaves as possible.
A somewhat simple lampshade, made from 17 ga 7/16" galvanized steel links. This is about 14" from top to bottom, and uses commercial large welded ring to keep shape at the top and bottom. And I used a...
Dragon Inlay. Conceptual design by EmeraldDragon. This inlay is made with Ti2 wire, 16 gauge 3/16 id links for the dragon, with the surrounding area made from .045 dia wire 3/16 id. It measures approx...
This is a purse that I inherited from my great-grandmother. From what's been passed down to me, it's supposed to be from the 10's. It's a teeny little thing and I think it's machine made, judging by...
This is a chainmail goose egg I did for an auction to benefit my old school. (You can see and bid on the egg
// here) It's made with 16 gauge, galvanized steel wire, and is European 4-in-1. The egg ...
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