Wirework

Author: Dale Cougar Armstrong
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 1596689218
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Wirework is a step-by-step guide for the intermediate artist seeking new design possibilities combined with solid technique instruction. Jewelry artists will learn how to wire-wrap using faceted stones, how to create pendants with any size or shape of faceted stone, how to use several methods for working with and setting faceted stones, plus mixing wire gauges and tempers to create stable yet creative pieces. Dale?Cougar" Armstrong showcases her classic jewelry style and shows how to create beautiful custom bracelets, necklaces, pendants, earrings, and rings. In the eighteen projects included.

Wirework w DVD

Author: Dale C Armstrong
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781596682900
Format: PDF, ePub
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Wirework with DVD is a step-by-step guide for the intermediate artist seeking new design possibilities combined with solid technique instruction. Jewelry artists will learn how to wire-wrap using faceted stones, how to create pendants with any size or shape of faceted stone, how to use several methods for working with and setting faceted stones, plus mixing wire gauges and tempers to create stable yet creative pieces. Dale "Cougar" Armstrong showcases her classic jewelry style and shows how to create beautiful custom bracelets, necklaces, pendants, earrings, and rings. In the eighteen projects included, you'll discover how to work with half-hard wire, when to use other tempers and why, as well as Dale's favorite tools and proper tool usage. Plus, you'll get comprehensive instructions about: Using geometry in wire-jewelry formulations. Making the correct 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. You'll find all the basic techniques discussed in Wirework with DVD on an included DVD, giving you a solid base for creating the projects in the book.

Wirework

Author: Mary Maguire
Publisher:
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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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.

Colorful Wirework Jewelry Twist Wrap Weave

Author: Kim St. Jean
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627003177
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This project-focused book, with 25 projects, uses traditional wire working skills such as wrapping, coiling, and weaving to create colorful jewelry using the new colored craft wire. Using the improved color wire the beader can experiment and learn new skills without a major investment in materials or tools. Projects consist of necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, and brooches. Each project is self-contained with all the basics include for easy access. The projects reflect Kim’s playful style that works so well in wire.

Wirework

Author: Michael Ball
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781859741719
Format: PDF, Docs
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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.

Mastering Wirework Jewelry

Author: Rachel Norris
Publisher: GMC Publications
ISBN: 9781784943318
Format: PDF, Kindle
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If you enjoy making wirework jewelry and are looking for a new challenge then this is the perfect book for you. In this fabulous title by esteemed wireworker Rachel Norris, there are 15 intricate and beautiful wirework jewelry projects to make. Each has detailed step-by-step tips to follow, plus there are fully comprehensive tools, materials and techniques sections to provide all the know-how you need. Projects include: pendants, brooches and necklaces inspired by nature and animals.

Beautiful Wire Jewelry for Beaders

Author: Irina Miech
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 1627000380
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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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.

Wirework

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

Beaded Jewelry Wirework Techniques

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124852
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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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.

Making Bead Wire Jewelry

Author: Dawn Cusick
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579903886
Format: PDF, ePub
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Provides instructions for creating more than seventy jewelry pieces.