Free patterns for wind chimes are available at CraftyBirds.com and TipNut.com. CraftyBirds.com offers a variety of wind chime patterns that include basic wind chimes, chimes using copper and metal tubing, fused glass wind chimes, and sea shell and flower pot chimes.
Wind chime plans on CraftyBirds.com feature photos of the finished product, lists of necessary supplies, and step-by-step instructions, each illustrated with a photo.
TipNut.com features eight different ways to make wind chimes. Wind chime patterns include sea shells, painted bamboo, flatware, terra cotta pots and copper pipes. The site provides a basic template for each type, along with necessary steps and instructional videos.