Heat, Color, Set & Fire
Surface Effects for Metal JewelryBook - 2012
Internationally renowned jewelry designer, teacher, and author Mary Hettmansperger demonstrates easy, effective ways to embellish common metal jewelry in Heat, Color, Set & Fire , a how-to book on the leading edge of beautiful contemporary jewelry design. nbsp; Mary Hettsnbsp;uses paints, pencils, and dips to achieve dramatic color; applies foils, resins, mica, and other materials to alter the jewelry surface; and works withnbsp;exciting techniques, like the ancient Korean art of keum boo, to create a gold-gilt effect. Rings, bracelets, necklaces and pins -- virtually any piece can become individualized and breathtaking. The book includes 21 projects for inspiration, with excellent how-to instructions and photography. nbsp; Thisnbsp;classic how-to jewelry book stands on its own as an inspirational volume for jewelers and artists, and it also is a wonderful complementnbsp;to Mary's best-selling Wrap, Stitch, Fold & Rivet .
Publisher: Asheville, N.C. ; New York : Lark Crafts, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 745. 5942 HET
Characteristics: 128 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Heat, color, set and fire