Contemporary Copper Jewelry, now with a bonus DVD included, teaches you how to make beautifully designed and afforable pieces, from bracelets and necklaces to earrings and pins. Check out Sharilyn Miller, the best-selling author of Bead on a Wire discuss the new edition with editor Tricia Waddell.
Copper offers jewelry makers a stylish, yet inexpensive alternative to silver, and is attractive, easy to work with, and very accessible. Inside this great jewelry making book, you will find: *Step-by-step photography for all projects and techniques *Tips for mixing metals with copper to create one-of-a-kind designs *An extensive technique section that includes distressing copper, simple metalwork, cold joins, and creating unique wire components *22 projects from a collection of top jewelry artists, including Rachel Nelson-Smith, Dale "Couger" Armstrong, Eugenia Chan, and Richard Salley, that are sure to inspire wire and metal jewelry enthusiasts
The bonus instructional DVD features Sharilyn covering all the basics of wireworking to offer a solid foundation to create the projects in Contemporary Copper Jewelry.