Introduction to Chain Mail

Introduction to Chain Mail

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by Liz Cademy
     
 

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"Chain mail is so complicated! I could never do that!"

Yes you can. With the techniques presented in this book, you'll soon be making chains and sheet weaves for jewelry and armor. Chain mail isn't complicated, with the right instructions.

In Introduction to Chain Mail, you'll learn about the tools and materials needed to make mail, and master eight different

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"Chain mail is so complicated! I could never do that!"

Yes you can. With the techniques presented in this book, you'll soon be making chains and sheet weaves for jewelry and armor. Chain mail isn't complicated, with the right instructions.

In Introduction to Chain Mail, you'll learn about the tools and materials needed to make mail, and master eight different weaves. Directions for several complete projects are included.

This book is lavishly illustrated with step by step illustrations and photos of samples and finished pieces.

The paper book is substantially expanded from the Kindle version. An expanded Kindle edition will be available soon.

Note: If you would like to order materials at the same time you purchase this book, you will need:
2 pairs flat nose pliers
2,000 aluminum rings, 18swg 3/16" inside diameter
500 aluminum rings, 18swg 1/4" inside diameter
500 aluminum rings, 18swg 5/16" inside diameter

The aluminum rings can be plain or anodized.

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Editorial Reviews

Amazon - R Goldberg
'Introduction to Chain Mail' has clear, understandable illustrations and directions that have encouraged me to try to start playing with this craft. It is clear that Liz Cademy knows how to isolate the most important pieces of information and present them in a logical, straightforward way. It's like she is sitting right beside you showing you every step patiently.

And I've never seen illustrations look this attractive on my kindle!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781482367119
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/2013
Pages:
90
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.19(d)

Meet the Author

Liz Cademy is a web designer, graphic designer, teacher, writer and craftswoman. She began making chain mail about 5 years ago, and has taught sellout classes for 4 years. Liz has written several ebooks on knitting and chain mail. This is her first print book.

She lives in a house in the New England woods with two mostly grown children, a silly lizard, and a cat who hasn't chosen itself yet.

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Introduction to Chain Mail 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
cartesianbear More than 1 year ago
I went to one of Liz's classes, and learned a lot. The book was a great refresher and I learned new things from it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
i'm a beginer at this , sorry to say ,but this book does not explain steps very well.