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Author Schweder, Brenda.

Title Steel wire jewelry : stylish designs, simple techniques, artful inspiration / Brenda Schweder.

Imprint New York : Lark Crafts, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  739.27 Sch97s 2011    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
Series Lark jewelry & beading
Lark jewelry & beading.
Note Includes index.
Summary Even complete beginners can work with steel wire-- it's very forgiving, and can be found at local hardware stores or home improvement centers for a fraction of the cost of silver. Let your creativity be your guide and have fun!
Contents Foreword. Steeling beauty / Keith Lo Bue -- The proverbial coil of wire / Brenda Schweder -- The basics. Meet the new guy in town ; Steel: origins & properties ; Iron & steel jewelry: a global history / Charles Lewton-Brain ; Basics tools & techniques ; Jewelry building blocks -- The projects. Wire warm-up ; Gauges: the thick & thin of it ; Chain, chain, chains: the tip of the iceberg ; Bezels, bails & prongs: what holds it all in ; Calder & me: a dream collaboration ; Mix mastery: steel wire with other materials.
Subject Jewelry making.
Wire craft.
Steel wire.
ISBN 9781600595387 (pb-trade pbk. : alk. paper)
1600595383 (pb-trade pbk. : alk. paper)

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