New Directions in Metal Clay
25 Creative Jewelry ProjectsBook - 2007
Metal clay is the most exciting material in jewelry design today: the procedures for molding and shaping are simple, the tools few, and the results stunning. CeCe Wire, a leader in the field, details all the newest innovations and clays, as well as the basics for beginners. She includes every form and formula, plus an extensive array of cutting-edge techniques that range from stone-setting to surface finishing. Numerous color photos showcase diverse possibilities, including enameling methods such as champlev#65533;, inlaying with epoxy resin, and silk screening. Twenty-five projects--some easy, some more advanced--include gorgeous beads, a bold contemporary brooch, and stacked rings made from silver and 22 karat gold.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2007
Branch Call Number: 739.27 WIR
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Metal clay