Beaded Jewelry Knotting Techniques

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124879
Format: PDF
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Get all knotted up! This fun guide has all the information you need to make your own jewelry using knotting techniques. You’ll learn how to evaluate, select, and care for pearls and gemstones; how to select findings and tools; the pros and cons of different stringing materials; and much more. Clear step-by-step, fully illustrated instructions show you exactly how to knot between beads and attach various types of clasps and finishes. You’ll soon be crafting beautiful, ready-to-wear pieces.

Beaded Jewelry

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124860
Format: PDF, Docs
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This concise guide has all the information you need to successfully make your own jewelry using knotting techniques. Clear, step-by-step, fully illustrated instructions show you exactly how to knot between beads and attach various types of clasps and finishes. The book also explains how to evaluate, select, and care for pearls and gemstones; how to select findings and tools; the pros and cons of silk versus nylon stringing material; and more.

Beaded Jewelry Stringing Techniques

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124836
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Create beaded necklaces, bracelets, and other jewelry with a professional look and finish. This delightful beginner’s guide presents step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations that walk you through the basics of making beaded jewelry. You’ll learn how to use various pliers, crimpers, and wire cutters, and choose the perfect beads and string for your projects. In no time at all, you’ll be stringing together your own pieces, complete with clasps, rings, and cones.

Beaded Jewelry Stringing Techniques

Author: Carson Eddy
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612124828
Format: PDF, Docs
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This beginner's guide teaches you everything you need to know to string beaded necklaces, bracelets, and other jewelry with a professional look and finish. Clear, illustrated, step-by-step instructions walk you through the basic techniques, and the book covers bead types, shapes, and sizes; string types; how to choose and use various types of pliers, wire cutters, and crimping tools; and how to select and attach all kinds of clasps, rings, bead tips, cones, and crimps.

Beading Basics

Author: Carole Rodgers
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 1440223122
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Discover the basics of beading and beyond! If you've been tempted by the beauty of beaded jewelry and home decorating pieces, but second guessed your abilities to learn the skills needed to create such tantalizing works, fear no more! Beading Basics reveals all that's necessary for creating everything from a simple single-strand necklace to a more intricate netting stitch woven wind bottle covers. You'll discover: Essential information for choosing the right beads, supplies and tools, plus tips and techniques for working with wire, weaving on a loom and creating various woven chains. Easy-to-follow instructions with more than 175 how-to illustrations and 230 beautiful photographs showing every detail needed to create 40 gorgeous projects. An inspirational gallery of designs featuring the works of 11 of today's top beading artists. Beading Basics is the one resource you need to get you on the path to becoming a talented bead artist.

Mastering the Art of Beading

Author: Genevieve A. Sterbenz
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811871600
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Mastering the Art of Beading will do for jewelry making what Julia Child did for French food. In this definitive guide to all things beads, expert jewelry maker Genevieve A. Sterbenz covers all of the terms, tools, skills, and shortcuts necessary for creating beautiful beaded jewelry. With more than 800 how-to photographs, detailed and illustrated techniques, a photographic glossary, and useful resources, this book is packed to the brim with beading essentials. In addition, Sterbenz presents step-by-step instructions for 50 stunning projects in a range of techniques and styles. An accessible compendium dissecting every aspect of this popular craft, Mastering the Art of Beading will be the resource craftersdabblers and experts alikewill want on their bookshelf for years to come.

Beaded Macram Jewelry

Author: Sherri Haab
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
ISBN: 9780823029525
Format: PDF, ePub
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Macrameacute;. Just the word summons up images of hideous 1960s atrocities designed to hang plants. But what was good about macrameacute; in the 1960s is still what’s good about macrameacute;: It’s easy, it’s fun, everybody can do it. And now everybody can get great results, making gorgeous jewelry that’s sure to astonish anyone born before the Reagan era. Best-selling author Sherri Haab takes a completely fresh look at the craft, using fine cords and shimmering beads that are popular with today’s beadwork and jewelry designers. Clear illustrations show how to do 14 simple knotting techniques. Then it’s time to try 22 projects for bracelets, earrings, rings, necklaces, even a belt, a purse, and an iPod pouch--each one stylish, colorful, and easy to create.Beaded Macrameacute; Jewelryis macrameacute; for today! • Top-selling author! • 22 amazing projects—simple and stylish • 14 knotting techniques for fun, easy jewelry making

Jewelry Making and Beading For Dummies

Author: Heather Dismore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118497813
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Make bracelets, necklaces, earrings, rings, pins, key chains, and more Want to make jewelry and gifts from scratch? This new edition of Jewelry Making & Beading For Dummies provides the easy-to-understand information that makes it easy. Updated information on getting started and setting up the necessities of a jewelry maker's workshop New innovative ideas for materials such as making beads from scratch, customizing components like glass pendants, and up-cycling found objects for new creations Updated trends including Victorian, Steampunk, Indian-inspired, and wrap bracelets Advice on how to gain project ideas through websites like Pinterest without infringing on someone's rights New and updated information on setting up a storefront, turning your hobby into a business, and gaining exposure through Etsy.com, blogs, and social media sites From attaching clasps to working with wire to stringing beads, the companion DVD features watch-and-learn episodes that show you step-by-step how to create one-of-a-kind designs using beads, glass, found objects, special mementos, and more With hundreds of detailed photos—now featured in full-color—Jewelry Making & Beading For Dummies is the ideal resource you'll turn to again and again to create one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces and assorted gifts.

A World of Beads

Author: Barbara Case
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 9780715307120
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A bead-jewellery designer presents a wide range of beads from different parts of the world and shows how to make them into jewellery. The book, which is intended for both beginners and experienced jewellery-makers, contains practical tips and a selection of designs which make use of varying techniques. Detailed instructions accompany each project, and there is coverage of the equipment needed and the techniques used.

Making Beautiful Hemp Bead Jewelry

Author: Mickey Baskett
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780806962757
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Demonstrates basic techniques of braiding, knotting, and weaving and offers patterns for over fifty projects