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Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry and More

Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry and More

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by Linda Chandler
     
 

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Love the idea of making handcrafted wire jewelry but just don't know how to begin? Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry can teach you!

Discover:

  • More than 100 color photographs and illustrations walk you, step by step, from where and how to shop for wire and beads, choosing the right kind and gauge of wire, to what tools-of-the-trade you'll

Overview

Love the idea of making handcrafted wire jewelry but just don't know how to begin? Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry can teach you!

Discover:

  • More than 100 color photographs and illustrations walk you, step by step, from where and how to shop for wire and beads, choosing the right kind and gauge of wire, to what tools-of-the-trade you'll need to borrow or buy.
  • How to make basic jewelry components such as loops, jump rings, findings, and connectors and then create one or all of the 6 projects including earrings, rings, a bracelet - or decorated cards.
  • An abundance of tips and resources will keep those ideas flowing.
With Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry as your guide, you'll master the art of creating beautiful wire jewelry and gifts in no time!

Editorial Reviews

Craftrends
"The new Getting Started series... promise[s] not to leave the "newbie" wondering what to do next."
Great Britain Newsletter
A lovely, concise book, with great practical pictures, up-to-date ideas, and a good combination of basic skills and . . . challenging stuff.
About.com
This is a good little book for someone totally new to wire jewelry making.
Get Creative
Will suit those with interest but absolutely no knowledge of wire-working. It's a smart, gradual guide.
From the Publisher

"The new Getting Started series...promise(s) not to leave the 'newbie' wondering what to do next." - Craftrends

"A lovely, concise book, with great practical pictures, up-to-date ideas, and a good combination of basic skills and...challenging stuff." - Bead Society of Great Britain Newsletter

"This is a good little book for someone totally new to wire jewelry making" - About.com Guide to Jewelry Making

"Will suit those with interest but absolutely no knowledge of wire-working. It's a smart, gradual guide." - Get Creative

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781620333495
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
06/01/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,063,109
File size:
5 MB

Meet the Author

Linda Chandler is a jewelry designer and teacher with more than 20 years of experience, and the coauthor of Woven Wire Jewelry. She is a precious metal clay-certified teacher who conducts workshops in a variety of jewelry skills including wire wrapping, metalsmithing, and glass fusing. Her work has appeared in the book All Wired Up and the magazine The Wire Artist Jeweller. She lives in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Christine Ritchey is an independent writer and editor, potter, jewelry maker, and coauthor of Woven Wire Jewelry. She has worked for D magazine and the local PBS station in Dallas. She lives in Pottsboro, Texas.

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