Item Number: H20-3559BK
Artist, designer and beadmaker, Lisa Kan offers a truly unique jewelry collection with a romantic yet modern sensibility. Inspired by art history, Bead Romantique features elegant jewelry designs inspired by the Gothic, Renaissance, Victorian, Art Deco and Art Nouveau eras--interpreted in a distinctive contemporary style. Emphasizing a mix of vintage findings, beads, lampwork, buttons and modern components, Lisa brings a feminine mystique to jewelry design.
Projects build on simple elements to create sophisticated designs that you will treasure for years to come.
Inside you'll find:
•17 original step-by-step designs with color variations
•Techniques including off-loom seed bead weaving, stringing and wirework
•Expert design technique tips and tricks
Varied projects include scalloped chain necklace, a pearl Ndebele earring and bracelet set, mesh pearl bracelet, bohemian drop earrings, a Victorian diamond cuff and more!
Crete elegant, feminine and romantic heirloom-quality jewelry with Bead Romantique.
Softcover, full color, 144 pages
Book size: 9x8-1/2 inches
Level: Intermediate to advanced
Books are shrink-wrapped and are returnable if unopened.
About the author: Lisa Kan is a lampwork bead artist and jewelry designer based in San Marino, California. She regularly sells her beads at all of the major bead shows and through her website. Her jewelry designs have been published in Beadwork, Stringing, Bead Unique and Bead Style and her lampwork has been featured in 1000 Glass Beads, More Than You Ever Wanted to Know about Glass Beadmaking and The Complete Book of Glass Beadmaking.