From beginner to advanced, techniques, projects & patterns by Wing Mun Devenney.
Publisher: Search Press
Edition: BC Paperback
Size: 222x222 mm
Every technique you need to know to make your own beautiful wire jewellery. Wire is a wonderfully versatile and forgiving medium making these techniques ideal for absolute beginners, while the extensive jig pattern directory provides an incredible variety of inspiration for the more experienced jewellery makers.
Wire is a wonderful material for making jewellery: versatile, forgiving of beginners, and available in a variety of shapes, sizes and colours. This book shows you how to combine wire with other materials such as crystals, beads, stones, leather and cords; as well as how to exploit wire's manipulative qualities to wrap, bend, form, twist, weave, knot and knit.
Content includes an extensive directory of jig patterns, organised into theme and shown as made-up samples, as well as numbered pattern diagrams so you can reproduce the designs at home in the wire of your choice.
Professional jewellery designer and teacher Wing Mun Devenney is known for her beautiful contemporary pieces and is the author of The Art of Soldering for Jewellery Makers (Search Press, September 2013).
- From professional jewellery designer and author of The Art of Soldering for Jewellery Makers
- Features jig pattern directory and detailed techniques
- Clear, numbered diagrams for all patterns