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Take the next step in your beading journey
Carole Rodgers, author of Beading Basics, returns with more beautiful projects for readers who want to move beyond simple stringing. Beyond Beading Basics contains 24 projects that teach and incorporate techniques new to the beginning beader, such as increasing and decreasing stitches, doing three-dimensional beading and working with multiple hole-beads. Jewelry created with unusual materials such as fishing bobbers, brass washers and snap rings encourage you to explore and experiment. Detailed diagrams illustrate the steps for each project.
Beyond Beading Basics presents: 24 beading projects, from dazzling jewelry sets to a beaded card case and embroidered shirtstep-by-step instructions accompanied by diagrams and photosa handy review of basic tools and techniquesExpand your beading skills with beautiful creations from Beyond Beading Basics.
Take the next step in beading! Beyond Beading Basics teaches the more complex aspects of beading that go beyond basic techniques and introductory weaving stitches. Learn how to use common findings as an integral part of beading design, use multiple-hole beads and wrapped pins, how to make baskets and other shapes with wire and beads, bead around cobochons and combine stitches for unique effects. More than 25 projects demonstrate these techniques and provide additional inspiration.