Bead Chic, Chic You Bead Chic will show you how to take inspiration that you love and forge your own creative path. After learning basic jewelry techniques, you'll be launched into 36 gorgeous projects. Each project comes with a variation, so you'll learn how easy it is to adapt virtually any project to suit your individual style, making you your own designer. Each of 36 stepped-out projects features an inspiring variation, including some from today's hottest jewelry makers, including Jean Campbell, Tammy Powley, Cathie Filian and more. Clear step-by-step photography and instructions allow beaders of all skill levels create projects exactly qas-isq in the book, while variations show how swapping out just one or two elements can make an entirely different look. You'll get to play with beads, a variety of stringing materialsafrom coated wire, to shapeable wire to commercial chainaand findings, all easily found at local and online craft retailers. Let Bead Chic bring out the designer in you!Design Tip Annealed iron wire is very strong so rather than beat up my finer wire cutters, I opt for memory wire shears. ... barrel bead 18-gauge annealed iron wire 4-link segment large gunmetal chain 2 sterling silver EZ-Crimp ends 3 star tipanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||North Light Books - 2010-07-05|