Links: Inspired Bead and Wire Jewelry Creations- By Jean Yates
In keeping with the trends in other crafting areas such as art journaling mixed-media collage and scrapbooking jewelry makers are yearning to create unique and meaningful pieces.
Links encourages crafters to create jewelry inspired by their own lives and surroundings. Readers will find 35 fabulous step-by-step intermediate-level jewelry projects including bracelets necklaces earrings and pins. They’ll read the story that inspired each piece and then be prompted to create their own unique jewelry based on personal experiences.
Creative prompts and sidebar interviews with working crafters are sprinkled throughout for added inspiration. Includes the hottest jewelry techniques - everybody is experimenting with chain maille and unique art beads - this book explores both!
TABLE OF CONTENTS- Introduction
Family and Friends-
Charming Teacup Bracelet-
Mother's Love Pin and Choker-
Elegant Underwater Earrings-
Alice's Cosmopolitan Necklace-
Caveman Key Ring-
Hip Chicks Earrings- Roses for Elizabeth Bracelet- Treasured Friends Necklace- Nancy's Dancing Pearls Bracelet- Nature- Petals and Vines Bracelet and Earrings- Portrait of Nature Necklace- Magnificent Mineral Lariat- Turning Leaf Earrings- Citrus Gumdrop Necklace- Spiral Earrings- Delicate Necklace- Blooming Chain Maille Earrings- Trinity Spiral Necklace- Spice Market Earrings- Fairy in the Garden Necklace- Golden Hues Bracelet and Earrings- Indian Summer Necklace- Bead Box- Two Serendipitous Bracelets- Red Planet Necklace- Naughty and Nice Bracelet- Sara Crewe Charm Bracelet- Gigi Bracelet- Pictograph- Mandala Earrings- Edward the Sheep Bracelet- Sleek Squares Bracelet- Diamond Choker- Art House Bracelet- Ancient Armor Bracelet- Trio of Sparkling Earrings
Color- Rainbow Ruffles Necklace- Sun and Shadow Necklace- Electric Purple Necklace
Soft cover - 128pg