Kumihimo Wire Jewelry van Giovanna Impera.
Er staan 20 projecten in dit boek.
Dit Engelstalige boek bevat 142 blz.
In dit boek zijn de projecten met lint en koord gemaakt en soms met wat kraaltjes erbij. Ook leer je in dit boek hoe je dopjes aan je werkstuk kunt maken.
"Kumihimo Wire Jewelry: Essential Techniques and 20 Jewelry Projects for the Japanese Art of Braiding" by Giovanna Imperia. In ancient Japan, beautiful yet functional cords made with the traditional braiding art of kumihimo adorned everything from kimonos to samurai armor to prayer scrolls. In Kumihimo Wire Jewelry, innovative jewelry artist Giovanna Imperia offers a fresh twist on this time-honored technique, adapting it to create stunning wire jewelry. In addition to a concise history of kumihimo and an overview of its essential materials, tools, and techniques, readers will learn the basics of this braiding method, plus how to create 20 striking projects--stylish bracelets, rings, earrings, and necklaces--all supported with detailed, step-by-step instructions and illustrations. This comprehensive book, which also includes pieces by prominent kumihimo jewelry artists from around the world, will inspire jewelry makers, beaders, & wireworkers at all skill levels to take their craft in a vibrant new direction. Softcover, 144 pages, measures 8-1/2 x 10-7/8