Inventive Wire Weaving

Author: Susan Barzacchini
Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing Co
ISBN: 1627004963
Format: PDF
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Wire jewelry has been around for centuries and never goes out of style. Wire weaving techniques simply evolve to incorporate the newest materials and trends. All-new Inventive Wire Weaving: 20+ Unique Jewelry Designs focuses on the timeless techniques of wire weaving, wrapping, coiling, and capturing, plus texturing metals and wire. Using these evergreen techniques, designer and instructor Susan Barzacchini showcases metal, beads, lampworked elements, cabochons, and found objects in interesting, beautiful wire jewelry. Whether they use fine silver wire or copper, jewelry makers will be able to create artistic and unique pieces they'll be proud to wear. Each project includes clear and easy-to-understand photos and step-by-step instructions from an experienced wire weaving instructor. Styles cover a wide range of tastes, from delicate and feminine to bold and unusual, and many projects include variations for even more personalization. These artistic necklaces, pendants, earrings, and cuffs will appeal to intermediate wireworkers looking for new project ideas.

Inventive Weaving on a Little Loom

Author: Syne Mitchell
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603428518
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Rigid-heddle weaving is simple to learn, is easy to master, and offers a lifetime of possibilities to discover! Inventive Weaving on a Little Loom covers everything rigid-heddle weavers need to know about the craft, from the basics — how to select a loom, set it up, and get started — to a wide variety of fun techniques that yield beautiful results. Begin by exploring a variety of weave structures, including finger-manipulated laces, tapestry, and color play with stripes, plaids, and multicolor yarns. Then move on to more complex designs and irresistible projects, from pillows and curtains to bags, shawls, and even jewelry. Explore warp-face patterning, weft-pile weaving, weaving with fine threads, woven shibori, shadow weave, and the textural effects you can create with different yarns and with wire and conductive thread. Everything you need to know is here, with fully illustrated step-by-step instructions to ensure success.

Weaving Freeform Wire Jewelry

Author: Firor Kaska
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 0871167034
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Weaving Freeform Wire Jewelry is a guide to understanding and using wire weaves to create 20 beautiful freeform jewelry projects. With a tight focus on five wire weaves—over-under, over-over, coiling, looping, and circular weaving — the reader will learn by making rings, pins, earrings, pendants, clasps, and bracelets. Author Kaska Firor offers a wonderful variety of symmetrical and asymmetrical designs to inspire the budding wireworker, in addition to showing the evolution of wirework design from simple to complex for more advanced jewelry-makers.

The Inventive Life of Charles Hill Morgan The Power of Improvement In Industry Education and Civic Life

Author: Allison Chisolm
Publisher: TidePool Press, LLC
ISBN: 0991452380
Format: PDF, Docs
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When Charles Hill Morgan learned how to use specialized drafting tools in the 1840s, his professional-grade compass precisely centered measurements for foundations and steam engines. His mastery of these tools led to a future of vast new possibilities. The strength of his ideas and the success of his inventions took him on a path that led from Lancaster's Factory Village in central Massachusetts to the courts of Europe. In the span of 80 years, Charles would go from living hand to mouth in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts to taking tea at Windsor Castle with the Queen of England.

Faszination Draht 1

Author: Tanja Paulus
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3837063348
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Haben Sie schon einmal dar ber nachgedacht Ihren Schmuck selbst zu gestalten und anzufertigen? Falls Ihnen bislang die ben tigten Techniken und das Know-how gefehlt haben, ist dieses Buch genau das Richtige f r Sie! Das vorliegende Buch zeigt, wie man aus verschiedensten Perlen und Draht faszinierenden Schmuck einfach und sicher selbst erschaffen kann. In 25 reich bebilderten Kapiteln mit hunderten Fotos werden die notwendigen Arbeitsschritte, Materialien und Werkzeuge detailliert erkl rt und durch zahlreiche Tips aus eigenen Erfahrungen sowie Bildergalerien zur Inspiration erg nzt wie sie bislang deutschsprachig noch nicht erschienen sind. Sowohl "Wirework"- Anf nger als auch erfahrene Leute werden ihre Freude an diesem Buch haben.

Stadt aus Wind und Knochen

Author: Fran Wilde
Publisher: Knaur eBook
ISBN: 3426442426
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Mit »Stadt aus Wind und Knochen« hat die amerikanische Debüt-Autorin Fran Wilde einen epischen High-Fantasy-Roman vor einer atemberaubenden Kulisse geschaffen Mit der Magie ihrer Stimmen haben die Sänger vor langer Zeit Chaos und Krieg beendet. Seitdem herrschen sie unangefochten in der Stadt der beinernen Türme hoch über den Wolken. Sie sind Hüter des Gesetzes, Bewahrer der Traditionen und die Einzigen, die die Knochentürme weiterwachsen lassen können. Als die junge Kirit die Aufforderung erhält, sich den Sängern anzuschließen, ahnt sie nicht, dass im Inneren der geheimnisvollen Knochennadel ihr Weltbild ins Wanken geraten wird – und mit ihm alles, was der Stadt der beinernen Türme Frieden und Sicherheit garantiert. Die faszinierende Geschichte der jungen Sängerin Kirit in der »Stadt aus Wind und Knochen« wurde 2015 mit dem Andre Norton Award ausgezeichnet. Das faszinierende High Fantasy-Debut einer vielversprechenden neuen Autorin - Publisher's Weekly