The Art of Jewelry: Wood
Techniques, Projects, Inspiration
ISBN10: 160059106X ISBN13: 9781600591068 Publisher: Lark Books Published: Jan 1 2008 Pages: 144 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 8.75" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
This third entry in the Art of Jewelry series brings crafters an eye-opening assortment of wood necklaces, bangles, and earrings to make--alongside a gallery of inspirational work from the best contemporary artists. Filled with stepped-out examples of each project in different stages, it covers all the basics, including an exploration of sawing, sanding, drilling, carving, pyrography, and painting. The 30 inspiring projects feature such standout pieces as a carved ebony ring, copper and wood brooches embellished with pyrographed patterns, and a rich mahogany pendant dotted with delicate pearls. All the items are showcased in beautiful color images, accompanied by the artists' professional insights and creative tips.