Melt and Mold Jewelry

Author: Editors of Klutz




Page: 48

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Design your own trendy jewelry by melting magical plastic pellets with warm water. That's right, just using warm water! Then, mold them into a cute cactus, mystical moon, or any of the 19 stylish shapes included in the silicone mold. Create up to 50 charms and make 10 different projects: pendant necklaces, rings, earrings and bracelets. Everyone will melt over how cute your creations are! Comes With: 50 polymer discs, 30 jump rings, Elastic cord in 2 colors, 2 cord necklaces, lobster clasp, ring blanks, glitter, rhinestones, stylus tool, silicone mold

The Penland Book of Jewelry

Master Classes in Jewelry Techniques

Author: Marthe Le Van

Publisher: Lark Books


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 232

View: 117

"From Penland, the premier academy for fine crafting, comes a jewel of a volume: a splendidly photographed combination of how-to manual, coffee table book, and reflective essays. On breathtaking display are the skills of 10 contemporary jewelers who have taught at the school, each possessing a special expertise. From John Cogswell's handsome forged metal to Heather White's innovative casting, the material here is inspirational."--Amazon.

Crystal Jewelry Inspiration From the Create Your Style Ambassadors


Publisher: Kalmbach Books


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 484

Crystal Jewelry Inspiration from the CREATE YOUR STYLE Ambassadors features projects from 25 of these talented designers from North America. The CREATE YOUR STYLE Ambassadors approach crystals from every conceivable angle in projects as diverse as the Swarovski Elements they’ve used. Wide-ranging techniques, from modern bead stitching and elegant stringing to intricate wire crochet, help beaders polish their favorite skills plus learn something new. Styles range from vintage to funky to show-stopping glam, all sporting the sparkle that only crystals can provide. Jewelry makers will get first-hand information, expertise, and instruction from the most enthusiastic and passionate crystal jewelry designers working today. The gallery will inspire you with projects from Ambassadors around the world.

Jewelry Concepts & Technology

Author: Oppi Untracht

Publisher: Doubleday


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 864

View: 524

The definitive reference for jewelry makers of all levels of ability--a complete, profusely illustrated guide to design, materials, and techniques, as well as a fascinating exploration of jewelry-making throughout history. From the Hardcover edition.

Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development

Author: Wen-Pei Sung

Publisher: CRC Press


Category: Science

Page: 1200

View: 287

Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development brings together 242 peer-reviewed papers presented at the 2013 International Conference on Frontiers of Energy and Environment Engineering, held in Xiamen, China, November 28-29, 2013. The main objective of this proceedings set is to take the environment-energydevelopments discussion a step further. Volume 1 of the set is devoted to Energy, power and environmental engineering, and volume 2 to Control, information and applications. Environment, Energy and Sustainable Development is intended to serve as resource material for scientists working on related topics in many disciplines, including environmental science, management science, and energy science and policy analysis, as well as for industry professionals in the wide field of energy and environmental engineering.

Modeling in Wax for Jewelry and Sculpture

Author: Lawrence Kallenberg



Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 252

View: 495

Demonstrates the many techniques using wax to produce jewelry, including the lost-wax method, wax carving, molds, and other procedures

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Jewelry Making and Beading

Author: Chris Franchetti Michaels

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

View: 707

You've probably coveted jewelry you've seen in artsy boutiques and fashion magazines or envied friends who have the perfect bling to accent everything. With this book, you'll learn to craft designs that are chic but inexpensive. With hundreds of detailed photos, this book covers tools and supplies, bead stringing and weaving, wire wrapping, and more. Terrific projects will get you started and inspire you to create your own jewelry and beadwork designs. Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review Each skill or technique is defined and described Detailed color photos demonstrate each step Step-by-step instructions accompany each photo Helpful tips provide additional guidance

Jewelry making manual

Author: Sylvia Wicks

Publisher: Brynmorgen Pr


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 174

View: 150

Clear, easy-to-follow descriptions of basic and advanced techniques, principles of good design, new developments.