A Compendium of Step-by-Step Techniques for Making Beautiful Jewellery by Sara Withers & Xuella Arnold.
Publisher: Search Press
Edition: BC Paperback
Size: 222x222 mm
A must-have for anyone who is enthusiastic about making their own jewellery, this book contains all you need to know about using wire to create unusual and striking designs.
Whether you are an experienced jewellery-maker looking to move up to the next level, or a complete beginner, The Encyclopedia of Wire Jewellery Making Techniques is an invaluable resource.
Using this book you can:
Learn how to manipulate wire to create elegant structural designs for earrings, rings, pendants, necklaces, tiaras and brooches with clear, illustrated instructions
Combine wire with beads and stones through threading and wrapping for an intricately embellished look
Have fun experimenting with different types of wire, from precious metal to electrical and recycled wires
Progress from basic wire-working skills to more advanced techniques, such as making linked jump-ring chains, simple soldering, and using chemicals to alter the wire finish.