Beading with Crystals: Beautiful Jewelry, Simple Techniques
By Katherine Duncan Aimone & Jean Campbell
Glittering and colorful, these and other multi-faceted glass crystal beads have become the jewelry maker„¢s material of choice. They„¢re the star of the show in this sparkling entry in the Beading with series, which features a fabulous combination of both simple and more complex projects. Crafters start their creative journey by learning basic techniques, including stringing and simple wirework (looping, wrapping, coiling).
Then they„¢re ready to start making pieces that range from a necklace of matte metal beads and shimmering crystals to a captivating pair of chandelier earrings. Sophisticated jewelry findings accent the finished pieces, and detailed illustrations make the process easy and successful for beginners.
Hard cover - 144pg.