Inspired Bead and Wire Jewelry CreationsBook - 2008
An innovative guide to the latest techniques in jewelry making explains how to create innovative and unique pieces that reflect a personal approach to the craft, with detailed, step-by-step instructions for more than thirty-five intermediate-level jewelry projects, including bracelets, necklaces, earrings, rings, and pins, accompanied by expert advice and sidebar interviews with designers. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Create unique, imaginative jewelry that tells a story!
With simple step-by-step instructions and a creative can-do attitude, beautiful inspired jewelry is easy to make. Links will show you how your family and friends, nature, striking colors and, of course, the ingredients of your bead box can influence deeply meaningful creations. Once you know where to look, inspiration can be found in every corner of your life and translated into beautiful bracelets, necklaces, earrings and pins.
Find your own personal links with:
- More than 50 beautiful step-by-step projects and variations using simple jewelry-making methods, including beading, wire work, chain maille and metal clay.
- A user-friendly techniques and materials section, giving you all the skills you need to get started making jewelry today.
- Creative Connections featuring insight from other artists and Creative Challenges from the author for bonus inspiration.
Let Links be your guidebook on a journey to create beautiful, storytelling jewelry that is all your own!