Bicones, buttons, drops, rhinestones. Glittering and colorful, these and other multi-faceted glasscrystal beads have become the jewelry maker’s material of choice. They’re the star of the show in thissparkling entry in the Beading with series, which features a fabulous combination of both simple andmore complex projects. Crafters start their creative journey by learning basic techniques, includingstringing and simple wirework (looping, wrapping, coiling). Then they’re ready to start making piecesthat range from a necklace of matte metal beads and shimmering crystals to a captivating pair ofchandelier earrings. Sophisticated jewelry findings accent the finished pieces, and detailedillustrations make the process easy and successful for beginners.
Author....:Katherine Duncan Aimone, Jean Campbel
Title.....:Beading with Crystals