Learn Dale "Cougar" Armstrong's secrets for creating wire jewelry with this clear, inspirational guide and take your wire jewelry to new levels! You will learn how to wire wrap using faceted stones, how to create pendants with any size or shape of faceted stone, how to use several methods for working with and setting faceted stones, plus mixing wire gauges and tempers to create stable yet creative pieces. In the eighteen projects include in Wirework, Dale showcases her classic jewelry style and shows how to create beautiful custom bracelets, necklaces, pendants, earrings and rings. You get comprehensive instruction about: � Using geometry in wire-jewelry formulations � Making the correct right angles � Shaping with and without mandrels � Using found items for shaping � When and how to use snap-set components � Choosing the right cabochons and gemstones � And more! Plus with the included companion DVD, you'll find all the techniques from the book explored by Dale herself, offering you a solid base for creating exciting and beautiful jewelry projects.


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