A great place to buy wire is a farm or ranch supply. They sell electric fencing wire in various weights for a reasonable cost. The last large roll I bought was around $20.
Where is the best place to purchase (cheap!!!!) or request donations
of wire for sculpture? My longtime donor from the phone company
retired, and I'm hitting dead-ends with requests for donations.
(Apparently, people are stealing wire from worksites for the metal, so
every scrap has to be accounted for in most places.)
I would even be willing to buy large rolls/spools of it, but it has to