Wire is the hottest trend in jewelry making. 101 Wire Earrings gives wireworkers of all skill levels the information and inspiration to make innovative, stylish, and contemporary earrings. Following in the footsteps of Wire Style, author Denise Peck offers an inspiring selection of 101 stunning wire earrings from top designers. The clear instructions are enhanced by step-by-step photographs and the projects are broken into beginner, intermediate, and advanced categories. Included inside: Step by step instructions on how to make head pins and French ear wires Techniques for hammering and texturing wire Tricks to coil, spiral, harden, and straighten wire Definitions of the important elements that make up earrings, including headpins, jump rings, hoops, loops, coils, spirals, ear wires. With projects that are inexpensive and require minimal tools, this book is a must have for any jewelry or wire artist wanting to build their skills or be inspired by new ideas, beautiful materials and creative designs.Use round-nose pliers to form a simple loop on one end 2 lava I0mm round beads with inlaid Swarovski crystals of one 9aquot; I229 Cm! Wlrea#39; 3. ... Use one 3aquot; [7.6 cm] piece ofwire to make a head pin. ... Repeat Steps 2 to 6 for the second earring.
|Title||:||101 Wire Earrings|
|Publisher||:||Betterway Books - 2013-02-15|