The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beading Basics

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beading Basics

by Georgene Lockwood
     
 

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Includes all the fundamentals readers need to know to enjoy the craft and create successful projects. Clear, well-illustrated instructions guide readers through each step of beading for jewelry and home crafts, including choosing a design and beads, selecting clasps and other findings, stringing on different materials, weaving off and on a loom, working with wire,

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Includes all the fundamentals readers need to know to enjoy the craft and create successful projects. Clear, well-illustrated instructions guide readers through each step of beading for jewelry and home crafts, including choosing a design and beads, selecting clasps and other findings, stringing on different materials, weaving off and on a loom, working with wire, and finishing any project.

- Expert advice on mastering stringing and weaving techniques, plus specialty techniques such as beading flowers, beaded embroidery, and various beaded embellishments.
- Choose the best color, size, and shape of beads and the right connectors, fasteners, and clasps for any project
- Tons of crisp, instructional black-and-white photos and line drawings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101558553
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
10/04/2011
Series:
COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE Series
Sold by:
DK
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
966,531
File size:
3 MB
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Georgene Lockwood, author of The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Organizing Your Life, Fifth Edition, is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers, the American Society of Journalists and Authors, and the Author's Guild. Lockwood conducts workshops and lectures about organizing and writing. She lives with her husband in Prescott, Arizona.

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