Beautiful Elements, is a mixed-materials jewelry-making project and technique book that teaches simple techniques using wire, metal, and polymer clay to enhance and personalize beaded jewelry. With thirty projects readers will learn how to create natural shapes from metal, asketcha with a hammer to create clever designs, and transform bits of polymer clay and wire into adornments. The book will cover how to make simple findings like handcrafted earring wires, chain, and toggle clasps. In this book author Heather Powers shares her secrets from her own successful jewelry making business.Begin by making a simple leaf cane. Then, roll out a small bit of clay into a long skinny tube and use it as the vine. Paper-thin ... 6 Hold the cane between your fingers and pinch each end to form a triangle as you move down the cane g, h.
|Publisher||:||Kalmbach Books - 2015-11-16|