Bead by Bead

Bead by Bead

The book concludes with an invitation to contemplate one's own life as a rosary. Readers are encouraged to draw their own set of prayer beads and, with discernment and prayer, label each bead.

Author: Suzanne Henley

Publisher: Paraclete Press (MA)

ISBN: 1612619185

Category: Religion

Page: 192

View: 536

A creative way to pray - across faith traditions - made new for all who seek a more intimate experience with God. Lushly illustrated. Divided into three parts, the first takes a historical look at prayer beads across centuries and cultures. Part Two showcases opportunities for heart/mind/body ways to "pray the beads without the beads," including activities that are whimsical, ordinary, and spirited, to inspire readers to create their own. The book concludes with an invitation to contemplate one's own life as a rosary. Readers are encouraged to draw their own set of prayer beads and, with discernment and prayer, label each bead. They then can keep and literally hold their life in their hands in prayer, gratitude, and awe.
Categories: Religion

Bead Making Lab

Bead Making Lab

This book introduces crafters to bead-making materials of all kinds--from paper mache to polymer clay to recycled bottles. Techniques are also taught, including molding, carving, painting, and more.

Author: Heather Powers

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781631591143

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 437

Fill the year ahead with handcrafted beads that you can make yourself by following tutorials from Bead-Making Lab! Imagine a year in beads. We're talking 52 handmade varieties all handcrafted by you! Bead-Making Lab makes this bounty of bead making possible with instructions for bead designs that run the gamut from sophisticated to playful. Bead-Making Lab is organized by material, and single-spread lab tutorials for each bead design make the book simple to use. The tutorials are brief, accomplishable, and rewarding. Choose from traditional materials like paper mache and polymer clay, or opt for new materials such as resins and shrink plastic. Once you've selected your medium, follow the lab instructions for the bead-making technique of your choice. Try a new technique each week! With how-tos including molding, carving, painting, gluing, drilling beach glass and pebbles, and creating fiber-art beads with felting and embroidery, you'll have a year of unique projects ahead of you. Bead-Making Lab also offers ideas on how to turn your beads into jewelry and gives you a sneak peek at some contemporary bead artisans' best work. Get busy beading, crafters!
Categories: Art

Metallic Seed Bead Splendor

Metallic Seed Bead Splendor

Metallic Seed Bead Splendor includes over 25 projects covering a range of styles from elegant to casual, all stitched with gorgeous gold, bronze, silver, and pewter seed beads.

Author: Nancy Zellers

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 9780871164841

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 921

Readers will learn to create various types of seed bead jewelry to imitate the look of rich metals. Metallic Seed Bead Splendor includes over 25 projects covering a range of styles from elegant to casual, all stitched with gorgeous gold, bronze, silver, and pewter seed beads. Illustrations accompany each project, as well as a thorough Basics section covering many different stitches including peyote, right-angle weave, St. Petersburg chain, square stitch, herringbone, and ladder stitch.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

The Art of Bead Embroidery

The Art of Bead Embroidery

Inspiring ideas and detailed instructions make this book a perfect choice for anyone who wants to create gorgeous jewelry and art pieces.

Author: Heidi Kummli

Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.

ISBN: 9780871162434

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 111

View: 581

Renowned bead embroidery artists Heidi Kummli and Sherry Serafini share their secrets for creating beautiful beadwork in The Art of Bead Embroidery. Twelve step-by-step projects guide readers from beginner to advanced skills, culminating in a broad collar design from each artist. An illustrated guide to stitches, fringes, and finishing techniques, plus tools and materials, offers a solid background or refresher on the basics. A section on design concepts, with advice from both Kummli and Serafini on color and texture, shows readers how to create their own unique bead embroidery pieces. Inspiring ideas and detailed instructions make this book a perfect choice for anyone who wants to create gorgeous jewelry and art pieces.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead It Yourself Maltese

Bead It Yourself   Maltese

Bead It Yourself! SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Download my latest bead embroidery instructions & learn how to create a darling beaded Maltese pin. Please note: This is not a kit, nor is it a bead-by-bead pattern.

Author: Diana Grygo

Publisher: The Lone Beader

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 14

View: 161

Bead It Yourself! SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Download my latest bead embroidery instructions & learn how to create a darling beaded Maltese pin. Please note: This is not a kit, nor is it a bead-by-bead pattern. It is a photographic tutorial which will explain the step-by-step process which I used to create this piece. Learn how to make this beaded dog pin for yourself or for a friend:) You will need Japanese size 15/0 seed beads in several different colors, felt, Ultrasuede, beading needles, Nymo thread, one pin back, glue, and a bit of patience to complete this piece:) This PDF file includes: List of beading supplies needed. Sketch which you can print out and use as a template. 34 color photos & step-by-step instructions. List of resources. Finished piece measures approx. 4cm x 4.5cm. 'MALTESE’ - original design © 2014 The Lone Beader® ALL RIGHTS RESERVED This pattern is for your personal use ONLY. Please do not resell or redistribute this tutorial. Should you decide to create the above piece for yourself or for a friend as a gift, please credit The Lone Beader with the design.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Knit One Bead Too

Knit One  Bead Too

The possiblities for beaded knitting are endless! Praise for the book: "An inspiring, in-depth, and accesible guide to knitting with beads.

Author: Judith Durant

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 9781603421492

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 377

Give your knitting a touch of sparkle! Judith Durant shows you how to add beads to any knitting pattern using five easy-to-learn techniques. It’s simple, fun, and can be done right on your knitting needles. With step-by-step instructions for each technique, as well as 16 original patterns, you’ll be turning simple bags and wearables into stunning special-occasion creations in no time. From eye-catching knit caps to surprisingly intricate socks, you’ll be inspired to explore the endless possibilities of beaded knitting.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead it Yourself Bichon Frise

Bead it Yourself   Bichon Frise

Stay home and bead!! Create a beautiful Bichon pin using this PDF pattern! Please note: this is not a kit, nor is it a bead-by-bead pattern.

Author: Diana Grygo

Publisher: The Lone Beader

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 18

View: 117

Stay home and bead!! Create a beautiful Bichon pin using this PDF pattern! Please note: this is not a kit, nor is it a bead-by-bead pattern. It is a photographic tutorial which will explain the step-by-step process which I used to create this piece. Learn how to make this beaded dog pin for yourself or for a friend who loves Bichons:) You will need Japanese size 15/0 seed beads in 6 different colors, 11/0 black seed beads, one black drop bead for the nose, felt, Ultrasuede, beading needles, Nymo thread, one pin back, glue, and a lot of patience to complete this piece:) The Bichon Frise PDF file includes: List of beading supplies needed. Printable pattern. 42 color photos & step-by-step instructions. List of resources. Language: English Content: 18 Pages File Size: 533.91KB SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE to ADVANCED. Finished piece measures approx. 4cm x 6cm. 'Bichon Frise’ - original design © 2020 The Lone Beader® ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Making Bead Flowers and Bouquets

Making Bead Flowers and Bouquets

Step-by-step instructions and scores of illustrations show aspiring beadworkers how to assemble more than 50 botanically accurate specimens of African violets, hyacinths, sunflowers, miniature versions of irises, jonquils, tea roses, and ...

Author: Virginia Nathanson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486422461

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 220

Step-by-step instructions and scores of illustrations show aspiring beadworkers how to assemble more than 50 botanically accurate specimens of African violets, hyacinths, sunflowers, miniature versions of irises, jonquils, tea roses, and many other glittering beauties. Also, helpful suggestions for creating table decorations, attractive bouquets, and festive Christmas ornaments.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead Metamorphosis

Bead Metamorphosis

Author Lisa Kan is known for her elegant and feminine bead-woven jewelry design that often features leaves, faceted stones, and other romantic flourishes.

Author: Lisa Kan

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781620334416

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 739

Beautiful bead-woven jewelry that is convertible, reversible, or interchangeable. Delight in a spectrum of 16 bead weaving projects in Bead Metamorphosis. Create beautiful bead-woven earrings, necklaces, bracelets, and broochesùall of which transform by disassembling, reassembling, reversing, or interchanging separate beadwork components. Author Lisa Kan is known for her elegant and feminine bead-woven jewelry design that often features leaves, faceted stones, and other romantic flourishes. Now she applies her trademark style to a jewelry collection featuring peyote, herringbone, right-angle weave, netting, and other bead stitches. See how beaded elements transform from simple to complex by changing the beadwork, changing the colors, or adding layered embellishments. Ideas and inspiration for multiple variations will lead to new metamorphoses, as you create stunning jewelry design with multiple looks.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Beautiful Bead Weaving

Beautiful Bead Weaving

Beautiful Bead Weaving shows you how to use either the Clover standard bead weaving loom or the new credit card-sized Mini Loom to create stunning necklaces, bracelets, pins, earrings, and more.

Author: Carol C. Porter

Publisher: Design Originals

ISBN: 1497200253

Category:

Page: 48

View: 698

Weave Beautiful Beaded Jewelry on the Loom Discover a new world of creative possibilities with on-loom bead weaving! It s fun and easy to make elegant loom jewelry in unique, fascinating designs. Beautiful Bead Weaving shows you how to use either the Clover standard bead weaving loom or the new credit card-sized Mini Loom to create stunning necklaces, bracelets, pins, earrings, and more. You ll be amazed by how much you can accomplish with just needles, thread, beads, and a simple loom. Learn how to set up and warp your loom, and get started fast with basic bead weaving techniques. Nineteen step-by-step projects are provided for weaving intricate beaded creations, complete with clear bead placement charts and dazzling color photographs of finished pieces.Inside you ll find: 19 projects for necklaces, bracelets, pins, earrings, and more Step-by-step instructions and how-to illustrations Easy-to-learn basic techniques Clear diagrams and bead placement charts Inspiring color photographs of finished pieces"
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Beads

Beads

Featuring thirty step-by-step projects to help readers create replicas of authentic traditional beaded jewelry, this richly illustrated book explores the international traditions of beads with great style and insight.

Author: Janet Coles

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105020158551

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 159

View: 671

A definitive look at the history of beads and their use throughout history offers a range of bead-making techniques and detailed instructions for creating thirty authentic beaded objects, including belts, earrings, purses, and necklaces. 25,000 first printing.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Little Bead Boxes

Little Bead Boxes

Julia S. Pretl offers crafters her original method for creating decorative beaded boxes and lids in a wide range of surface designs and shapes.

Author: Julia S Pretl

Publisher: Creative Publishing int'l

ISBN: 1589232917

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 165

A charming assortment of one-of-a-kind miniature boxes in a variety of shapes for all skill levels. Julia S. Pretl offers crafters her original method for creating decorative beaded boxes and lids in a wide range of surface designs and shapes. Working only with cylinder and seed beads, needle and thread, crafters can create an impressive array of clever and colorful miniature containers. With step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow word graphs and patterns, Pretl leads the reader through the techniques for creating three-sided, five-sided, and six-sided rectangular, square, and stacked boxes. Four-color photographs of each of the 12 designs introduce each set of instructions. Detailed drawings illustrate the beading techniques.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

A Single Bead

A Single Bead

A year after her grandmother's death in an airplane crash, Katelyn and her family visit the field where it happened, and Kate finds a single bead from her grandmother's rosary, and as more beads show up, Kate learns that people are ...

Author: Stephanie Engelman

Publisher:

ISBN: 0819890545

Category: Beads

Page: 208

View: 869

A year after her grandmother's death in an airplane crash, Katelyn and her family visit the field where it happened, and Kate finds a single bead from her grandmother's rosary, and as more beads show up, Kate learns that people are crediting the beads with saving their lives--but can the story of the miraculous beads can save Kate's mother from the depression that is ruining her life?
Categories: Beads

Bead Embroidery

Bead Embroidery

Even beginning beaders can learn to add beauty and texture to their needlework projects with this practical, user-friendly and vividly illustrated guide.

Author: Yukiko Ogura

Publisher: Japan Publications Trading

ISBN: 4889962158

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 39

View: 526

Even beginning beaders can learn to add beauty and texture to their needlework projects with this practical, user-friendly and vividly illustrated guide. The author offers step-by-step instructions and diagrams to help novices and experts alike master the techniques. Full-color photos of a wide variety of motifs will inspire readers to create their own unique, personalized embellishments to jeans, jackets, sweaters, bags, shoes, scarves, pillows and more.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

More Seed Bead Stitching

More Seed Bead Stitching

In More Seed Bead Stitching, Stone, whose encouraging tone, creativity, and expert knowledge made the previous book so popular, includes new techniques, more variations on techniques, and more detail on concepts she previously introduced.

Author: Beth Stone

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 9781627000680

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 351

"Beadwork is a puzzle with infinite solutions," says author and bead artist Beth Stone. In Seed Bead Stitching, she explored the many possibilities for creating jewelry with colorful seed beads and charming accents such as pearls and gemstones. In More Seed Bead Stitching, Stone, whose encouraging tone, creativity, and expert knowledge made the previous book so popular, includes new techniques, more variations on techniques, and more detail on concepts she previously introduced. The book contains a wealth of options for making gorgeous beaded jewelry. After outlining the basics and supplies, Stone presents a series of styles such as Ndebele, Daisy, Inspiration, Peyote, and Spiral, with variations for each. Equally useful for crafts of any skill level, the book includes a dozen different fringe techniques; strategies for combining tubular stitches and accent beads; a section on skinny stitches; and a bonus project of square pillows.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Casual Bead Elegance Stitch by Stitch

Casual Bead Elegance  Stitch by Stitch

Whether the goal is to learn and perfect a stitch or merely to follow the instructions for weaving lovely projects, you will find plenty of earrings, rings, bracelets, and necklaces to make and wear in this collection.

Author: Eve Leder

Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing Co

ISBN: 9781627003131

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 793

Casual Bead Elegance, Stitch by Stitch features 24 projects in timeless bead stitches, starting with simple applications and expanding each stitch with more elaborate pieces. Though the focus is on learning and applying specific techniques, the resulting projects are wearable and casually elegant, using beads in any beader's collection (seed beads, crystals, pearls, gemstones, and shaped beads). Whether the goal is to learn and perfect a stitch or merely to follow the instructions for weaving lovely projects, you will find plenty of earrings, rings, bracelets, and necklaces to make and wear in this collection. Stitches include ladder, right-angle weave, cubic right-angle weave, herringbone, square stitch, circular brick stitch, and peyote stitch.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

First Time Beading on Fabric

First Time Beading on Fabric

First-Time Beading on Fabric teaches nine beading techniques in nine easy lessons.

Author: Liz Kettle

Publisher: Landauer Publishing

ISBN: 9781935726272

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 597

First-Time Beading on Fabric teaches nine beading techniques in nine easy lessons. Seed stitch, moss stitch, couching, backstitch, bugle beads, stacks, fringe, picot edge and peyote stitch. After practicing the beading stitches and techniques on the quilt sampler or stitch book, you will be ready to create the unique Beaded Garden Quilt to showcase your new skills. Equipment and supplies list, charts, bead shapes, threads, needles, bead mats and trays. Complete, clear and concise step-by-step instructions and how-to. Hundreds of color photographs throughout.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners

Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners

Walks you through the process of creating nearly two-dozen different designs.

Author: Cecilia Leibovitz

Publisher: Rockridge Press

ISBN: 1641526424

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 317

Gorgeous beaded jewelry, handcrafted by you--a beginner's guide Ever seen an amazing piece of beaded jewelry and wondered how it was made? Now you have the secrets! Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners is a comprehensive guide that shows you how to make incredible necklaces, earrings, and bracelets that you'll love wearing and sharing. Perfect for people new to jewelry making, Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners walks you through the process of creating nearly two-dozen different designs. Master everything from picking the perfect beads to making your own findings (functional pieces, like clasps and earring wires). You'll even get helpful advice for starting your own jewelry line. The bedazzling world of beading awaits--make it yours! Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners includes: Beading for beginners--Discover a wide variety of beads, must-have tools, and techniques (including bead stringing, knotting, and wire wrapping) that every aspiring jeweler needs to know. Practice makes perfect--Hone your skills on Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners' 21 stylish designs--each featuring detailed instructions that let you know the necessary supplies and skills. Craft into business--Finished some pieces but not sure what to do with them? Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners offers professional advice on how to promote and sell your work. Whether you want to learn how to create great looking jewelry just for you or shape incredible pieces to share with the world, Bead Jewelry Making for Beginners makes it easy.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead Play Every Day

Bead Play Every Day

Bead Play Every Day features over 20 projects with a creative twist on traditional stitching techniques.

Author: Beth Stone

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 9781627000819

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 935

Bead Play Every Day features over 20 projects with a creative twist on traditional stitching techniques. Stitchers will learn a single technique by making a small, easy to complete component. Then, through repetition and creative experimentation, they will take on a larger project to perfect the technique. The results are beautifully stitched necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. Beth Stone has a dimensional, inquisitive approach to stitching that is perfect for stitchers who are ready to experiment with making their own design choices.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Bead Quilled Jewelry

Bead Quilled Jewelry

The holes of the beads, rather than the sides, are exposed, to become part of the distinctive design. The author works with simple and complex combinations of quilled beads to create a variety of jewelry designs.

Author: Kathy King

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 9781616733889

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 836

Author Kathy King has developed a variation the decorative paper craft of quilling to create unique designs in beadwork. In bead quilling--instead of thin strips of paper--thin strips of beads, made with square stitch, are wrapped to form circles, scrolls, and squares. The holes of the beads, rather than the sides, are exposed, to become part of the distinctive design. The author works with simple and complex combinations of quilled beads to create a variety of jewelry designs. She also incorporates crystals, pearls, and decorative threads into the pieces to add interest and texture.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies