1,000 Jewelry Inspirations: Beads, Baubles, Dangles, and by Sandra Salamony

By Sandra Salamony

A visible catalog for jewellery, bead artists and crafters who will savor the chance to have such a lot of principles at their fingertips to motivate their very own projects
This e-book will be the moment quantity of Quarry's 1,000 series-an eye candy-laden follow-up to the very profitable 1,000 Artist buying and selling Cards(Quarry, Spring 2007).

A show off of wonderful jewellery bits and items, "bling" and elaborations, will feed the inventive appetites of crafters and jewellery makers in every single place. This moment craft assortment will provide colour, sparkle, texture, size, and smart, inventive use of fabrics. One piece of jewellery may need a number of sights to be highlighted: an vintage clasp, textured lampwork beads, and complex knots.

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Use an X-Acto knife with a sharp blade to carefully cut out each family member’s profile. Do your work on a cutting mat. 3 Turn over your silhouettes and lay them out on butcher paper. Brush on a coat of decoupage glue with a paint brush. 4 Remove the metal bands and lids from the jars. Center each silhouette on a Mason jar. Firmly press the paper so that it adheres to the glass. 5 Space out the Mason jars on butcher paper. Use one or more colors of spray paint to coat the jars. Allow the paint to dry before proceeding.

47 9 Super-glue each end of the ribbon to opposite sides of the Mason jar. Hold the ribbon in place for a minute while the glue dries. Repeat this for each jar. Super glue can often take a full 24 hours to fully adhere. 10 Figure out placement of the jars within the length of the frame. With a pencil, mark the center point of each jar along the inner edge of the frame. 11 Screw in a teacup hook at each center point. 12 Hang the Mason jars from the teacup hooks. Prop up or hang the frame in your home.

Set a timer for half an hour. After 30 minutes, turn off the oven, but keep the jars in the oven until they have cooled down. This takes a few hours. 7 Remove the cool jars from the oven. Fill each jar with yarn, twine, string, or ribbon. Grab the end of the material and thread it through the hole in the metal lid. Then place the metal lid on the mouth of the jar and twist on the band. Extra Tips This paint needs to be rigorously shaken before use. After purchase, turn the bottles upside down and let them sit like this overnight or at least for a few hours.

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