Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders

Author: Irina Miech
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000380
Format: PDF
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Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders features projects that combine wireworking skills with beaded jewelry design. The book is technique-driven, with chapters on wire fundamentals, terminology, materials, and basic wireworking techniques, and projects that develop the reader’s skills. The projects incorporate gemstones, crystal, glass, and pearls and are designed for both beaders and wireworkers of all skill levels. Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders includes appealing designs — all tested — for necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, pins, and jewelry components.

Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders 2

Author: Irina Miech
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000224
Format: PDF
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This book is an excellent follow-up book to Irina Miech’s first very successful book, Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders. Following a similar layout and organization as her first book, this book presents 22 new projects including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, brooches, and pendants. Irina keeps the projects fashionable and fresh by including a mix of metals such as copper, bronze, and silver, introducing exciting new elements including rivets, metal blanks, sea glass, and wires, and using new tools including hole-punching pliers and letter stamps. All of these additions inspire new colors and depth in the wire projects she presents.

Inventive Metal Clay for Beaders

Author: Irina Miech
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000399
Format: PDF, Docs
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Beaders will love learning how to create their own silver jewelry components in this third book by Irina Miech, author of Metal Clay for Beaders and More Metal Clay for Beaders. Get step-by-step instruction in metal clay, plus learn complementary techniques such as enameling and keum boo (applying gold foil). Full beading instructions included. Projects for all skill levels, plus bonus variations!

Wire Jewelry Beaded and Beautiful

Author: Irina Miech
Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing Co
ISBN: 1627003924
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Noted designer and author Irina Miech returns to her favorite medium with Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful, a collection of 24+ timeless wire jewelry projects beginners can create with a minimum investment in tools and materials. Using a clear, illustrative teaching style, Irina introduces standard wire techniques like wrapping loops, spirals, and zig-zags; hammering; creating simple clasps, and much more. Jewelry makers can apply their new skills to beautiful earrings, rings, pendants, bracelets, necklaces, and captured cabochons that have a timeless, classic look and feel. The focus is on materials and tools readily available at national retailers and independent bead shops alike: base metals, beads, semiprecious stones, and cabochons in various sizes and shapes. Even the findings — chain, clasps, and jump rings — are easy to find. With Wire Jewelry: Beaded and Beautiful, jewelry makers at every level will be able to create timeless jewelry pieces using standard techniques and materials.

Bewitching Bead and Wire Jewelry

Author: Suzanne J. E. Tourtillott
Publisher: Lark Books (NC)
ISBN: 9781454707561
Format: PDF, Mobi
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These 40 fun projects—rings, bracelets, earrings, necklaces, cuffs—will inspire wire workers, beaders, and all types of creative crafters. Written by Suzanne Tourtillott, author of the highly successful Contemporary Bead & Wire Jewelry (Lark), this stunning collection showcases contemporary and beautiful pieces in a wide range of styles. Readers will learn everything from assembling handmade links into chain, to wire wrapping gemstones, and even light forging. A comprehensive basics section helps novices achieve success.

Making Wire Jewelry

Author: Helen Clegg
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579900021
Format: PDF
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Includes information on tools, materials, and finishing, and offers instructions on creating decorative pins, rings, earrings, and chains

Inspired Wire

Author: Cynthia Wuller
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000704
Format: PDF
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Inspired Wire guides wireworkers of all levels through a personal journey of design and creativity. The author mentors the reader, smoothly introducing techniques and skills as they progress together from making simple to sophisticated jewelry. Clear instructions, a unique building-block approach to basics, step-by-step photographs, and an eight-page gallery of the author’s work make this book a stunning addition to any jewelry maker’s collection. 36 projects in all.

Beading with Gemstones

Author: Valerie MacCarthy
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781579908874
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A world renowned jewelry designer presents detailed instructions for thirty beautiful and stylish projects--including earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and rings--that incorporate a range of colorful gemstones, accompanied by descriptions of the various gems and practical tips on tools and techniques. Crafter's Choice.

Metalworking 101 for Beaders

Author: Candie Cooper
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781600593321
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Trying to find the perfect clasp or unique bead cap to showcase a favorite bead? Stop searching--and make your own! Metalworking 101 for Beaders provides detailed advice about tools and materials, step-by-step photos of the latest techniques, and a dedicated and delightful teacher to guide you through it all Candie explains how to enhance your beading pieces with techniques that include soldering, sawing and annealing, riveting, weaving, doming, piercing, texturing, applying finishes, and more! The book also includes over 30 striking jewelry projects to try!

Contemporary Bead Wire Jewelry

Author: Nathalie Mornu
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781579907006
Format: PDF, ePub
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20 of the best contemporary designers have created 43 projects using wire and the diversity of beads available, and the results are truly inspiring. From funky to eclectic, their designs reflect a range of inventive techniques and can be worked with simple hand tools (no soldering required). An introductory chapter presents the necessary supplies and material, along with the basic techniques.