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Kumihimo Wire Jewelry: Essential Techniques and 20 Jewelry Projects for the Japanese Art of Braiding


Kumihimo Wire Jewelry: Essential Techniques and 20 Jewelry Projects for the Japanese Art of Braiding by Random House at Birzula. MPN: RA-30855. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. In ancient Japan, beautiful yet functional cords made with the traditional braiding art of kumihimo adorned everything from kimonos to samurai armor


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In ancient Japan, beautiful yet functional cords made with the traditional braiding art of kumihimo adorned everything from kimonos to samurai armor to prayer scrolls. In Kumihimo Wire Jewelry, innovative jewelry artist Giovanna Imperia offers a fresh twist on this time-honored technique, adapting it to create stunning wire jewelry.
 
In addition to a concise history of kumihimo and an overview of its essential materials, tools, and techniques, readers will learn the basics of this braiding method, plus how to create 20 striking projects--stylish bracelets, rings, earrings, and necklaces--all supported with detailed, step-by-step instructions and illustrations.
 
This comprehensive book, which also includes pieces by prominent kumihimo jewelry artists from around the world, will inspire jewelry makers, beaders, and wireworkers at all skill levels to take their craft in a vibrant new direction.

Features & Highlights

  • Author: Giovanna Imperia
  • Softcover book
  • Book contains 144 pages

Additional Information

Manufacturer:Potter Craft
Brand:Random House
Color:Kumihimo Wire Jewelry
Model:RA-30855
Part Number:RA-30855
Publisher:Potter Craft
Studio:Potter Craft
MPN:RA-30855
UPC:499991612451
EAN:9780823085514
Item Weight:1.28 pounds
Item Size:0.39 x 10.89 x 10.89 inches
Package Weight:1.28 pounds
Package Size:8.5 x 0.47 x 0.47 inches

Kumihimo Wire Jewelry: Essential Techniques and 20 Jewelry Projects for the Japanese Art of Braiding by Random House

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