If you are a beader, this series of books has the information and inspiration to motivate you, plus a wide variety of imaginative beading patterns and techniques with visual presentations of schematics and illustrated instructions for creative inspiration.
This volume takes you back to the basics of bead stringing, answering questions pertaining to incorporating large beads with seed bead arrangements. Also shown are how-to technqies with illustrated instructions. There are sixteen pages of never before seen color patterns along with eight pages of color photographs. Included are simplified steps using leather in jewelry to achieve an ethnic look as well as Native American. Beadwork of old world cultures and their historic influence on the styles of today, and great new earring techniques and designs such as the spiral earring are also provided. The Seneca side weave technique has been illustrated in easy to follow instructions. Bead weaving and leather creations of different artists from around the world are displayed.