The Impatient Beader Gets Inspired!Book - 2006
INSPIRATION IS ALL AROUND YOU, and this is the book to help you make the most of it! Every chapter is a celebration of all things arts and craftastic. Every project is fun to make and every technique is easy to master. So, get out a smock and beret and forget the naysayers - you are about to reintroduce yourself to your inner art girl! Hip, Hip Hooray!
Throughout the pages of The Impatient Beader Gets Inspired , you'll learn easy ways to full design inspiration from your day-to-day world to make fabulous jewelry and accessories. You'll discover a delightful diversity of fun techniques like jewelry making, decoupage, soldering, embroidery, Hot Fix crystal application, polymer clay and more.
Inside you'll find:an accessible and friendly guide to design principles, from how to keep an art journal to the basics of color theory a huge selection of gorgeous, one-of-a-kind jewelry and accessory projects including necklaces, bracelets, rings, pins, embellished tops, handbags and more the design inspiration for each project, including a picture of the object that inspired the piece an easy-to-follow skill level guide that tells you whether a project calls for the skills of a "Crafty Virgin," a "Crafty Vixen" or a "Crafty Goddess" "Patience Booster" and "Take It from Me" tips to help make your beading go smoothly