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Stonesetting for Contemporary Jewelry Makers: Techniques, Inspiration, and Professional Advice for Stunning Results

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Master the artand craft of stonesetting

Learn the mostcutting-edge stonesetting techniques andtreatments used by today's contemporary jewelry makers.Clear step-by-stepillustrationscombined with concise instructions and practical advice make this book an invaluable reference for professional jewelry makers, students, and Etsy sellers.No other book currently available focuses
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Hardcover, 192 pages
Published January 8th 2013 by St. Martin's Griffin (first published December 11th 2012)
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Elizabeth pham
Win this book in a giveaway from goodread, for my honest opinion. Finally got the book, tho sorry i'm didn't get to post the review for it earlier.

Reading the book, i find it a very nice book for beginners or advance who want to do jewerly making with stones. The book is divide into three parts. 1. Tools and materials 2 setting and tecgniques 3 resoures. The book have a lot of details and pictures. Overall, i find the book to be very useful in learning about different types of stones and how us
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Aldene
I was very excited to win a copy of Stonesetting for contemporary jewlery makers from goodreads. It did take a very long time to get my copy sent to me but I am very glad it came. I am new to making jewlery and this book starts of with a nice tool list and break down of how they work. Then the book gives examples of loose stones. Lots of photos with good examples of different cuts and shapes. Then it gives examples for what each stone is best suited for and things to avoid so you don't damage yo ...more
Debbie Payne
Jul 25, 2014 Debbie Payne rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Anyone who loves beautiful jewelry.
Recommended to Debbie by: First Reader Giveaway
It did take a while to receive this book for review but it was worth the weight. It is a beautiful book filled with very good information and beautiful pictures of some amazing pieces of jewelry. This book is for serious jewelry makers and at this time I would be classified as a beginning jewelry maker but having recently retired would love to get involved in the more unique, one of a kind pieces and this book is a wealth of knowledge for all levels and lets the reader know just exactly how to a ...more
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