Beadwork

Compendium of Beading Techniques

Author: Jean Power

Publisher: Search

ISBN: 9781844484362

Category: Beadwork

Page: 160

View: 8117

Just like having an expert on call 24 hours a day - here are the answers to any beading questions or dilemmas you might have.
Art

Compendium of Acrylic Painting Techniques

300 Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets

Author: Gill Barron

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781782210450

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 395

Aimed at all painters, from beginners to the more experienced, this book is packed with expert advice on all aspects of acrylic painting: what to do, and what not to do. Learn how to choose and mix colors, and create a multitude of effects using only one set of tubes. Discover how to make your own equipment, set up a "studio" space, and use household materials to save money. Beginners can follow processes stage-by-stage, while more experienced artists can dip in and out for help with specific problems. A unique section on how to develop your art and take it to a wider public is full of professional secrets which can bring you success much more quickly. Try it” and Fix it” panels placed throughout the book suggest ways of practicing and developing new skills, and avoiding or correcting common painting errors.
Mosaics

Compendium of Mosaic Techniques

300 Tips, Techniques, Trade Secrets and Templates

Author: Bonnie Fitzgerald

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781844488049

Category: Mosaics

Page: 160

View: 4897

Indhold: Easy-to-follow step-by-step techniques, photography and illustrations. Professional quick fixes and solutions for commonly encountred problems. Advice on what to buy and how to use the tools and materials - from stained glass to pebbles, shells aand beads. Tips on design - finding ideas, order of work and adding eye-catching details - as well as handy templates to allow you to create stilish mosaics straight away.
Jewelry making

Compendium of Jewellery Making Techniques

Author: Xuella Arnold,Sara Withers

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781844489374

Category: Jewelry making

Page: 160

View: 7915

This title packs in the combined wisdom of two writer-educators who are consumate problem-solvers when it comes to jewellery making. Together they show the reader how to fix common screw-ups, try out new creative techniques, get more skilled at familiar methods, improvise tools and discover ways to save money, such as recycling gold and other precious metal scraps.
Crafts & Hobbies

200 Tips for Jewelry Making

Tips, Techniques and Trade Secrets

Author: Xuella Arnold,Sara Withers

Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

ISBN: 9781770852037

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 2371

Features different techniques meant to improve jewelry-making skills, learn new ways to work with materials, and teach troubleshooting skills for fixing unexpected problems.
Crafts & Hobbies

300+ Mosaic Tips, Techniques, Templates and Trade Secrets

Author: Bonnie Fitzgerald

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing

ISBN: 9781570765568

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 1401

Provides step-by-step directions for a variety of mosaic projects along with information on tools, adhesives, materials, and working methods.
Beadwork

Bead Jewelry 101

Author: Ann Mitchell

Publisher: Creative Publishing Int'l

ISBN: 1616732911

Category: Beadwork

Page: 192

View: 8866

Crafts & Hobbies

Basic Jewelry Making

All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started

Author: Sandy Allison

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811745406

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 116

View: 5511

The basics of using beads and wire to create custom pieces. Each technique carefully described and illustrated. Create pieces for yourself and friends, or to sell.
Art

Acrylic Secrets

300 Tips and Techniques for Painting the Easy Way

Author: Gill Barron

Publisher: Readers Digest

ISBN: 9781606523452

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 626

Learn the secrets of painting with acrylics from a lifelong master.
Crocheting

Compendium of Crochet Techniques

Author: Jan Eaton

Publisher: Search

ISBN: 9781844484010

Category: Crocheting

Page: 160

View: 7187

Give a professional finish to your crochet garments and accessories with this indispensable compendium of technical know-how and trouble-shooting tips.
Crafts & Hobbies

Jewelry Making

Tips and Tricks of the Trade

Author: Stephen O'Keeffe

Publisher: Krause Publications

ISBN: 9780873496506

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 9700

- Complete book on creating inexpensive, but beautiful jewelry- Traditional methods are adapted for inexpensive materials- Heavily photographed techniques
Crafts & Hobbies

Jewelry Making and Beading For Dummies

Author: Heather Dismore

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118497813

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 384

View: 1364

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.
Crafts & Hobbies

The Complete Photo Guide to Beading

Author: Robin Atkins

Publisher: Creative Publishing int'l

ISBN: 1589237188

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 4003

Explores the various types of beadwork, including beading on fabric, fringing, bead weavings, bead embroidery and beaded jewelry via simple instructions and 500 full-color photos. Original.
Crafts & Hobbies

Easy Beaded Jewelry

75+ Stunning Designs

Author: Susan Ray

Publisher: Krause Publications

ISBN: 9780873498951

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 9515

Learn, Sell, Teach From the novice beader who is just learning to string a bracelet to the experienced jewelry-maker who is already out selling and teaching the art to others, everyone can find something to love on the pages within. Experienced jewelry designers Susan Ray and Sue Wilke walk you through the basics and then launch into a plethora of engaging jewelry designs for you to replicate. Along the way, they offer tips and tidbits to make your beading experience as enjoyable as possible. Featured inside: 75 projects showcasing bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, watches and miniature amulet bags 300 gorgeous full-color photographs and illustrations to accompany easy-to-follow instructions Extensive techniques section covering beading basics, necessary tools and tips on personal style, color choice and design options
Crafts & Hobbies

Multistrand Jewelry

Secrets for Success

Author: N.A

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 0871167778

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 88

View: 9314

Multistrand pieces can be confusing and difficult pieces to create at times…in comes Multistrand Jewelry. From the pages of Bead Style magazine, this book answers questions from readers about multistrand pieces and its challenges. We provide 26 projects with in-depth instruction, clearly detailing the steps for successfully creating multistrand bracelets and necklaces, using a wide range of materials. In addition, each project features a “Secret of Success” from the designer or editor for multistrand techniques.
Crafts & Hobbies

The Big Book of Jewelry Making

73 Projects to Make

Author: GMC

Publisher: GMC Publications

ISBN: 9781784941185

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 360

View: 5676

Creating your own jewelry doesn't need to involve complicated techniques and expensive tools. With just a few steps, The Big Book of Jewelry Making shows you how to make simple, fun items in no time at all. And all the projects are easy to customize or adapt to your own particular style. With a dazzling array of earrings, bracelets, necklaces and more, you're sure to find something to inspire you. This bumper book features 75 jewlery projects, from quirky to stylish, so there is plenty to choose from. Each project is accompanied by clear instructions explaining how to achieve perfect results, whether you are an experienced jewelry maker or just a beginner.
Crafts & Hobbies

Small Beads Big Jewelry

30 Unique Pieces to Make

Author: Jean Power

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN: 9781438003511

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 143

View: 8244

Presents information on making bead jewelry, discussing tools, equipment, and techniques, and providing illustrated step-by-step instructions for thirty projects, including bracelets, necklaces, pendants, and earrings.