From the Back Cover
Want to learn more techniques to create new types of jewelry? This book's step-by-step instructions and clear, detailed photos show you how to design with chain, do basic metalwork, make metal cold connections, sculpt with metal clay, embellish metal, use adhesives, and work with resin, glaze, and leather. Plus, a chapter of projects gives you instructions for making unique new pieces to add to your jewelry collection.
Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review
Each skill or technique is defined and described
Detailed color photos demonstrate each step
Step-by-step instructions accompany each photo
Helpful tips provide additional guidance
Hundreds of color photos
About the Author
Chris Franchetti Michaels
is an independent jewelry designer and author of several books, including the craft bestseller Teach Yourself Visually: Jewelry Making & Beading
. She designs under the brands Ula & Enaldie and Chetti Designs, shares tips on her blog at beadjewelry.net, and is the Guide to Beadwork for About.com.