101 Wire Earrings
Step-by-step Projects & TechniquesBook - 2009
Wire is the hottest trend in jewellery making, and 101 Wire Earrings gives wireworkers at all levels the information and inspiration to make innovative, stylish and contemporary earrings.|Wire is the hottest trend in jewellery 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 wiresTechniques for hammering and texturing wireTricks to coil, spiral, harden, and straighten wireDefinitions 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 jewellery or wire artist wanting to build their skills or be inspired by new ideas, beautiful materials and creative designs.
Publisher: Loveland, Colo. : Interweave, c2009.
Characteristics: 127 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.
Alternative Title: One hundred one wire earrings.