Jewelry Making for Beginners: 32 Projects with Metals [NOOK Book]

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Simple diagrams, concise lists of tools, and easy explanations of fundamental techniques will ...
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Jewelry Making for Beginners: 32 Projects with Metals

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Simple diagrams, concise lists of tools, and easy explanations of fundamental techniques will help novice jewelry makers create dozens of beautiful baubles in no time! Using common metals such as silver, copper, iron, and tin, beginners will hone their skills, expand their creative horizons, and make such wonderful, wearable pieces as:
•Bracelets
•Brooches
•Necklaces
•Rings
•Barrettes
•Pendants
•Buckles
•Charms
•Buttons
•Scarf Holders
...and more!
Lavishly illustrated with over 400 detailed line drawings, this remarkable primer guides crafters of all ages step by simple step to jewelry making success--from sawing, piercing, and soldering to producing decorative wire work, polishing, and finishing. It also includes a gallery of gorgeous design motifs to inspire original jewelry designs!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486168340
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 8/22/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 80
  • Sales rank: 925,427
  • File size: 14 MB
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Table of Contents


METALS
Copper
Brass
Silver
Iron
Tin
TOOLS
THE BASIC PROCESSES
Sawing
Piercing
Filing
Soldering
Cleaning, Polishing, and Finishing
DECORATIVE PROCESSES
Wire Work
Wire Twisting
Making a Round Coil
Making a Flat Wire Coil
Making Disks and Domes
Cutting Disks
Punching Domes
JEWELRY MAKING
BARRETTES
Barrette with Flat Coils of Wire
Bowknot Barrette of Metal
BRACELETS
Bracelet of Twisted Wire and Flat Coils
Bracelet Band with Dangles of Flat Coils and Beads
Bracelet of Twisted Wire and Domes
Bracelet Chain of Round Rings and Shaped Units with Stone Charms
BROOCHES
Butterfly Brooch of Copper and Brass with Tapered Coil
Butterfly Brooch of Silver with Crimped Edge and Tapered Coil
BUCKLE AND BUTTONS
Buckle and Buttons of Domes
CHAINS
Chain of Round Rings
Chain of Shaped Units and Round Rings
Chain of Metal Strips and Round Rings
Chain of Onyx Beads and Coiled Units
Chain of Oval Links with Center Twist
Chain of Tubes, Wire Units and Round Rings
Chain of Onyx Beads Linked with Round Rings
CHARMS
Charm with Identification Initial
Charms Mounted with Stones
Charm for Good Luck
NECKLACES
Necklace of Flat Coiled Units Linked with Oval Ring with Center Twist
Necklace of Disks and Domes Linked with Oval Ring with Center Twist
PENDANTS
Pendant Cross of Tubing, Dome and Units, with Chain of Metal Strips and Round Rings
Pendant of Onyx with Chain of Shaped Units and Onyx Beads
Pendant with Metal Cup and Stone held by Cord and Beads
Pendant Foliated Cross of Tubing, Dome and Wire Units, with Chain of Tubing, Wire Units and Round Rings
RINGS
Ring of Flat Coils
Ring with Flat Coil, Dome and Bead
Ring with Oblong Flat Stone
Ring with Stone Irregular in Shape
SCARF HOLDERS
Scarf Holder of Twisted Wire and Flat Coils
Scarf Holder of Raised Metal, Domes and Wire
SLIDE
Slide for Sport Tie of Metal with Stone, and Tapered Coils
DESIGNING
INDEX
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