This design got it’s name from a contest held on the forum here at Etsy. All 6 of the winners mentioned fans. I really liked the idea of Japanese fans, so instead of using the English name, I decided to use the Japanese word for folding fan, “Sensu” (one of the words I found anyway… hopefully it’s correct).
* 32” of 20 gauge wire (dead soft or half hard)
* Approximately 4 yards of 26 or 28 gauge dead soft wire
* 30-40 1-2mm beads (optional)
* Wire Cutters
* Round Nose Pliers
* Flat Nose Pliers
* Needle File or Wire Rounder/Cup Burr
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