Ancient Modern: Polymer Clay And Wire Jewelry
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Ancient Modern: Polymer Clay And Wire Jewelry

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Artistically combining polymer clay with wire, this distinctive manual teaches crafters and jewelry makers how to create organic, sophisticated, and contemporary jewelry. A range of innovative techniques in designing beads and components from polymer clay are combined with wireworking elements, inspired clasps and ear wires, wire bead caps, polymer clay tipped head pins, a...more
Paperback, 136 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Interweave Press
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Angela
Pros:
- Has the best jewelry design section I've seen.

Cons:
- The clay techniques are pretty basic. Intermediate clayers could get bored.

Who It's Good For:
- The clay techniques are definitely easy enough for beginners.
- Intermediate clayers may find the book worthwhile for its jewelry design tips, its wire-working tips, or just for inspiration.

Read my full review on my blog: Review: Ancient Modern by Ronna Sarvas Weltman
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Ronna Sarvas Weltman is a contributing editor to Step by Step Wire Jewelry magazine. Her art jewelry has been featured in numerous books and magazines and on HGTV, and is sold in high-end galleries and boutiques. Her jewelry is a celebration of color, form and texture. Ronna's writing and workshops help readers and students find their own voice in their art by mastering organic techniques in polym...more
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