Kumihimo Wirework Made Easy

Author: Christina Larsen
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1632506378
Size: 18,46 MB
Format: PDF
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Discover the gorgeous jewelry that can only be created with kumihimo wirework! Whether new to kumihimo or looking to take your skill to the next level, Kumihimo Wirework Made Easy is the companion you need. Author Christina Larsen will show you how easy it can be to transition from traditional kumihimo materials to wirework with her expert guidance, comprehensive instruction, and inspiring designs. In this must-have resource, you'll find: • A complete guide to understanding wireworking tools and materials specific to kumihimo wirework. • Full step-by-step tutorials for 3 basic kumihimo braid structures perfect for wirework jewelry designs. • Project instructions for 20 inspiring kumihimo wirework designs including earrings, bracelets, and pendants. Kumihimo Wirework Made Easy has everything you need to bring the ancient art of traditional Japanese braiding to your modern jewelry designs.

Woven In Wire

Author: Sarah Thompson
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1632506246
Size: 12,84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Weave - Sculpt - Transform Break through the boundaries of traditional wirework jewelry to discover the world of intricate possibilities in Woven in Wire. As you weave, sculpt, and transform wire, award winning jeweler and wirework instructor Sarah Thompson guides you through the steps of achieving spectacular wearable art. Follow along as Sarah shares: • Wire weaving fundamentals and her most prized techniques, helping you become a distinguished wire artist. • Mastering form and symmetry as you create ornate necklaces, rings, bracelets, pendants, and earrings. • The final steps to becoming a wire-weaving master--dismantling and reassembling the woven components for truly transformative jewelry designs. As you work through the techniques and designs in Woven in Wire, your artistic power will grow, your skills will advance, and you will have the confidence to create your own intricate breathtakingly beautiful designs.

Stylish Jewelry Made Simple

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Editor: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000798
Size: 17,36 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 357
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Stylish Jewelry Made Simple covers the fun, fashionable side of bead stringing. With 45 of the most popular projects taken from the last year of Bead Style magazine, readers will create jewelry using beads, stones, crystals, metal, chain, and more. Chapters are organized by color, creating a fresh look and feel. Stylish Jewelry Made Simple offers a spin on jewelry made to tempt the casual beader along with the experienced stringer.