Wire Jewellery (Jewellery Handbooks) by Hans Stofer

Wire Jewellery (Jewellery Handbooks) Author: Hans Stofer
eBook Title: Wire Jewellery (Jewellery Handbooks)
ISBN10: 071366634X
ISBN13: 978-0713666342
Language: English
Publisher: A&C Black (March 15, 2011)
Category: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
Subcategory: Crafts & Hobbies
Size ePub vers.: 1594 kb
Size PDF vers.: 1396 kb
Other formats: cb7, odf, pdf, azw, ibooks, mobi
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 273

As well as being one of the earliest and most traditional materials for making jewelery, wire working is one of the most accessible of jewellery making processes. Hans Stofer's practical book is an essential introductory guide to wire jewelery for newcomers and a highly useful reference tool and source of inspiration for established jewelers. It looks at the history of wire jewellery, the qualities and uses of various types of wire, the use of equipment and a wide range of wire working processes, and is illustrated throughout with examples of pieces made by internationally renowned jewellers.