By Valerie MacCarthy

Beading doesn’t get extra based than this, with such gleaming gemstones as amethyst, quartz, and lapis lazuli. Val?rie MacCarthy—whose paintings graces the pages of haute couture magazines round the world—has created a powerful selection of subtle, particular jewellery. The 30 tasks contain bracelets, rings, necklaces and jewelry, and so they are inclined to the playful and colourful. furthermore, a complete part is devoted to the several stones and their houses, together with their religious and therapeutic facets. yet what is going to fairly appeal to intermediate jewelers, beaders, and different normal crafters are the items themselves: a balloon ring, festooned with seed pearls; chandelier jewelry with gleaming, dangling stones; and a fireworks necklace of citrine, peridot, and apatite. Introductory chapters current the entire gem stones, instruments, and methods utilized in the pieces.A number of the Crafter's selection booklet membership.

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