The Art of Wire: Creative Techniques for Designer Jewelry

The Art of Wire: Creative Techniques for Designer Jewelry

by J. Marsha Michler
     
 

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Learn how to turn wire working into an art!

Wire working only requires a few simple tools, but it provides endless opportunities to create artful jewelry. Whether you are new to jewelry making or a seasoned artist, wire is a medium rich in possibility. J. Marsha Michler, the author of Bead & Wire Art Jewelry, takes wire working to a new level

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Learn how to turn wire working into an art!

Wire working only requires a few simple tools, but it provides endless opportunities to create artful jewelry. Whether you are new to jewelry making or a seasoned artist, wire is a medium rich in possibility. J. Marsha Michler, the author of Bead & Wire Art Jewelry, takes wire working to a new level inside these pages.

Open The Art of Wire and discover:

  • An extensive technique section that introduces you to wire working through step-by-step photos and instructions. Learn the ins and outs of working with wire as well as how to create your own unique and beautiful findings to personalize your jewelry.
  • Five chapters, each focusing on a different wire-working technique. Learn how hammering, wrapping, filigree, crochet and dowel knitting can be used to transform your jewelry.
  • Over 30 beautiful jewelry projects including necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings and brooches.
Wrap, hammer, coil, curl, twist, dowel knit, and crochet your way through the pages of The Art of Wire to make your own fabulous, one-of-a-kind creations.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440231865
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
11/08/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
494,713
File size:
9 MB

Meet the Author

J. Marsha Michler is the author of 12 books and has written several magazine articles about her extensive and varied crafting expertise. In addition to actively pursuing quilting, crazy quilting, jewelry making, fiber spinning, knitting, pottery, photography and website design, she also teaches, lectures, signs books, and shows her artwork in the New England area. She lives in southern Maine.

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