Wirework

Author: Mary Maguire
Publisher:
ISBN:
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"Wirework" seeks to remedy the neglecting of wire artwork by illustrating the stunning wire pieces of contemporary artists, and showing in simple step-by-step sequences how to create 25 beautiful decorative and functional projects.

Decorative Wirework

Author: Jane Davis
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1440219931
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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With more than 50 projects to choose from, this is a great idea book for the beginning to advanced wirework enthusiast. Readers will find fresh, creative ideas for using wire, as well as clear instructions for basic elements in wire design. Author Jane Davis begins with simple projects, such as an open spiral bracelet, and then progresses to more advanced variations by adding beads and construction details for more elaborate projects, like a hinged box with ornate decorative elements. She demonstrates everything from loops and clasps to hinges and cages so readers can make brooches, bracelets, earrings, ornaments, candleholders, and window treatments. More than 100 photos and illustrations guide the reader through this must-have wire project and idea book.

Wirework

Author: Michael Ball
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781859741719
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This book explores the historic and recently reinvented craft of wirework and shows the reader how to bend, twist and fashion wire to create beautifully practical and decorative items for the home. The 17 step-by-step projects include a lantern, wastepaper basket, topiary trainer and soap dish, and galleries showcase contemporary wirework from international artists.

Wirework w DVD

Author: Dale Armstrong
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1620333228
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Intermediate jewelry artists seeking new design possibilities can learn step-by-step instructions on how to wire-wrap using faceted stones, how to create pendants with any size or shape or faceted stone, how to use several methods of working with and setting faceted stones, plus mixing wire gauges and tempers to create stable and creative pieces. In Wirework, Dale "Cougar" Armstrong showcases her classic jewelry style and shows how to create beautiful custom bracelets, necklaces, pendants, earrings, and rings in 18 projects. You'll learn: how to work with half-hard wire; when to use other tempers and why Dale's favorite tools and proper tool usage using geometry in wire-jewelry functions; making the "right" right angles; shaping with and without mandrels; using "found" items for shaping; when and how to use snap-set components; choosing the right cabochons and gemstones Wirework will challenge artists to be creative, think outside the box, and transform jewelry into their own style.

Kumihimo Wirework Made Easy

Author: Christina Larsen
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 1632506378
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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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.

Beaded Jewelry Wirework Techniques

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124852
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Show your style with handcrafted jewelry. Beaded Jewelry: Wirework Techniques has all the tips and tricks you need to make your own professional-looking jewelry using wirework techniques. Step-by-step instructions teach you how to select the best wire and tools for your project, while clear illustrations show you exactly how to bend, twist, and shape your way to beautiful loops, hoops, and head pins. You’ll soon be designing and creating unique and personal earrings, bracelets, and pendants.

Wirework

Author: Dale C Armstrong
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781596680883
Format: PDF, ePub
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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.

Malting and Brewing Science

Author: D.E. Briggs
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780834216846
Format: PDF, Mobi
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These two exceptional volumes, both part of the second edition of a we ll established textbook, explore the biological, biochemical and chemi cal aspects of malting and brewing science. Focusing on the scientific principles behind the selection of raw materials and their processing, these two insightful text include brief descriptions of the equipmen t used.