Have you ever seen a one-of-a-kind bracelet crafted from leather and beads and wondered: Could I make something like that? Well, now you can craft your own beautiful beaded leather jewelry with help from this inspiring, hands-on book. In these pages, you will find:
• An overview of tools, materials, and must-know techniques
• Clear, step-by-step instructions for bead stringing, wire wrapping, braiding, weaving, and macramé techniques
• Projects that practice the basics, like a knotted lariat necklace with beads and charms or a simple knotted bracelet with slider clasp, as well as more advanced projects, such as a multi-strand boho necklace or a draped breastplate necklace.
With practice, beginners will quickly acquire more skills and move on to the more challenging projects, while more advanced jewelry makers will find exciting projects that mix and match different techniques. Plus, you'll discover advice and tips on how to design and create your own leather jewelry, for even more fun, imaginative, and stimulating projects!
|Publisher:||Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Cat Horn is a fiber jewelry designer who opened her own Etsy shop, Cat Horn Accessory, in 2009. She combines her experience as a New York fashion industry worker and her lifelong love of fun, trendy, and unique everyday jewelry to create and teach jewelry-making classes to new and experienced beaders alike.