So Easy-- Beading
Learn to Bead With 25 Great ProjectsBook - 2006
So easy Beading is the perfect introduction to this popular craft. It covers all the basics, starting with the different types of beads and findings available and basic stringing and jewelry making techniques to working with wire and the essential equipment and tools needed to get started. The helpful, stand up format with its step by step photos enables the crafter to master the techniques and steps required for an exciting range of projects. New beaders will learn how to work with wire, elastic, leather and cord using a variety of the different types of beads available and a wide range of techniques. The book is set up as a series of workshops enabling the beader to first learn the techniques involved and then go on to create simple projects using those techniques. Each project has many variations and a wide variety of looks to ensure personalization. Close-up photos of each technique, clear, detailed and comprehensive instructions, as well as tip boxes throughout ensure great results. The 30 attractive and simple projects, especially geared for the beginner, include a simple leather thong necklace, a fun safety pin and bead bracelet, three different easy earrings projects and a colorful strung beaded necklace. This book makes it possible for even the novice to achieve great results the first time he or she starts to bead. AN ALTERNATE SELECTION OF THE CRAFTER'S CHOICE BOOK CLUB
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Characteristics: 96 pages :,colour illustrations ;,28 cm.
Alternative Title: Beading