- ISBN: 978-1-4547-0246-7
- Size: 26 x 22.3 cm
- Page: 144
BOOK Sabine Lippert's Beaded Fantasies (English) / pc
: 30 Romantic Jewelry Projects
Wonderful book on the art of beadweaving!
Great color combinations and interesting designs.
More of an intermediate to advanced level book.
BOOK Japanese Beadwork with Sonoko Nozue (English) / pc
: 25 Jewelry Designs from a Master Artist
Take a fun class with incredibly popular Japanese beader Sonoko Nozue as if you were right there in person at a bead show -- but instead of learning one piece, you'll make 25! This unique entry in the best-selling Beadweaving Master Class series -- Sonoko's first book in English -- offers 25 stylish projects showcasing her signature melding of traditional Japanese style with modern dramatic flair. These designs are romantic, exquisite, and one-of-a-kind. Sonoko's instructions include illustrations as well as some inspiring beauty shots of the jewelry featuring lovely model photography with a gorgeous Japanese aesthetic.
A gallery of additional beadwork from Sonoko will further inspire beaders in their creative explorations.
Book SOUTACHE (English) / pc
: 30 Gorgeous Bead Embroidery Designs
Soutache is a decorative braid.
Attaching it to a backing and embellishing it with cabochons, crystals, and beads, is a hot, trending technique - and this is the first English-language book dedicated to this fantastic, yet relatively easy craft.
The author describes the entire process, from sewing methods to making straps to finishing, and provides 25 projects that include necklaces, earrings, pendants, bracelets, barrettes and more. It's the perfect guide for beaders, jewellery makers and general crafters eager to expand their repertoire and take their designs to the next level.
Book Bead Embroidery Jewelry Projects (English) /1pc
: Design and Construction, Ideas and Inspiration
In this book, the author demonstrates the techniques upon which her lavish and beautiful jewelry is based.
Her instructions are clear and her directions easy to follow.
This book is a wealth of technique, a library of ideas from which to draw to create one's own unique pieces.
BOOK Stamped Metal Jewelry (English) / pc
"Stamped Metal Jewelry" opens with an extensive section on stamping and metalsmithing tools and techniques, all photographed step-by-step. With these skills, readers can begin making inspiring jewelry designs with confidence. Nineteen projects cover a variety of techniques and designs such as creating charms, incorporating stamped links into beaded projects, making stamped links from flat wire and wire-wrapping them together, stamping on blanks and layering them, riveting, texturing metal, oxidising, and more. And if you're still hungry for more, the DVD included with this book offers step-by-step stamping and jewelry-making demonstrations by the author. This book and DVD combination offers jewelry artists all the techniques and design inspiration needed to create clever stamped metal jewelry.
BOOK Jewelry Lab (English) / pc
: 52 Experiments, Investigations, and Explorations in Metal
Full of jewelry techniques.
The 52 projects range over all the common metal techniques, and always with the author's emphasis on mixed media, are created with careful, craftman-like care.
For those readers who equate fine jewelry with precious metals and rare, expensive gemstones, she is able to open a few eyes with her use of copper, Tagua nut, fiber, and ribbon and even road signs!
The ideas range widely, and really spark imagination, plus for those who want to learn how to make these marvelous pieces, the directions are written in a clear, logical manner.
Book Weave, Wrap, Coil: Creating Artisan Wire Jewelry (English) /1pc
This book showcases a variety of techniques, including weaving, coiling, wrapping, texturing, and forging, and offers new ideas for creating truly amazing combinations with both silver and copper wire.
Inside you’ll discover:
The author emphasizes wire weaving as a signature technique. She encourages you to use a variety of materials, such as beads and stones, to showcase the gorgeous details of your wire pieces. Perfect for new and experienced wireworkers alike, Weave, Wrap, Coil groups projects by level of difficulty, with each level utilizing three to four of the important techniques.
Book Wirework with DVD (English) /1pc
Seeking new design possibilities combined with solid technique instruction, intermediate artists can achieve the look of designer wire jewelry with this step-by-step guide to wireworking. The introduction to materials, supplies, and techniques includes such topics as how to work with hard wire, when to use tempers and why, using geometry in wire jewelry formulations, shaping with and without mandrels, and choosing the right gemstones, among others. Following the introductions are 18 classic, stunning projects that explore and hone the skills developed throughout the guide, as well as a gallery of sample work for further inspiration.
BOOK Sherry Serafini's Sensational Bead Embroidery
: 25 Inspiring Jewelry Projects
One of the world’s top bead embroiderers has produced a stunning guide to her techniques. Sherry Serafini’s headliner pieces have won admirers-including many celebrities-for their lavish beaded surfaces. Here, Serafini explains all the fundamentals behind her gorgeous work, from stitches to color theory, & gives step-by-step instructions for 25 beautifully textured projects-all featuring a showstopping focal point.
BOOK Diane Fitzgerald's Favorite Beading Projects (English) / pc
: Designs from Stringing to Beadweaving
This book includes projects with a range of techniques and skill levels.
So its a good choice for anyone looking for some inspiration.
The directions are exactly what we have come to expect from the author - very easy to follow with great tips included.
Book 200 Tips for Jewelry Making (English) /1pc
: Tips,Techniques and Trade Secrets
An indispensable compendium of essential knowledge and troubleshooting tips, this book packs in the combined wisdom of two successful jewelry-makers who are consummate problem solvers.
Together they show the reader how to fix common mistakes, improvise tools and discover ways to save money, such as recycling gold and other precious metal scraps.
From beading to setting a stone, understanding annealing to soldering silver chain, "200 Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets for Jewelry Making" shows how to experiment and innovate to create unique jewelry designs.
The topics and methods covered enable any jewelry maker to achieve a striking and professional look to their earrings, necklaces, rings and more.
Techniques are demonstrated in clear directions and step-by-step color photographs.
"Try It" tips encourage innovation and "Fix It" solutions help with problems.
Packed with guidance and how-to photographs, this is a must-have for anyone who makes their own jewelry, whether at the beginner or intermediate level.
Book Wire Jewelry Masterclass (English) / pc
: Wrapped, Coiled and Woven Pieces Using Fine Materials
This book is filled with creative ideas.
Book Pearl Beading in 4 Languages / pc
This book will show you how to create jewelry with a pearl in the centre. Every piece consists of loose components, which creates a modern look. You can use the components also to make chaines, earrings or bracelets. For a good results I recommend the even shaped miyuki seedbeads, which you can combine with your favorite faceted beads or pearls. The diagrams and photographs will help you to create your own creations. Multilingual presented in English, French, German and Dutch
Booklet KUMIHIMO BRAIDING FOR JEWELRY DESIGNERS (English) / pc
Making cords is fun, easy and fast.
In fact, a technique that looks this great shouldn't be this easy!
Kumihimo is the ancient art of Japanese board braiding.
While there are many braid structures that can be worked within the universe of board braiding, this booklet will concentrate on one easy-to-master braid.
The projects in this booklet progress from easy to more advanced.
Booklet The Ricks Beading Loom (English) / pc
: 5 Fun & Easy Bracelet Projects
This retail ready hangable booklet written by the designer of the Ricks Beading Loom includes patterns for five different bracelet projects.
It features step by step instructions and full color diagrams and photos throughout.
size: 14cm x 21.5cm (5-1/2" x 8-1/2")
BOOK PARACHUTE CORD PROJECT (English) / pc
This fully illustrated project booklet can assist anyone to learn about knot tying, and clever Parachute Cord applications.
Book is 14 full-colored pages of instructional material.
Includes knots which can be applied toward making bracelets, dog collars and leads, and key fobs.
Book Soutache & Bead Embroidery (English) / pc
- Three Basic Shapes
This is a 23 page booklet with clear photography and written instructions to complete three different projects.
It is ideal for those new to Soutache & Bead Embroidery or for experienced beginners.