By Janice E. McKee
Bringing professional-looking playing cards into the area of homemade domestic crafting, this reference teaches the methods for embellishing textile, urgent plant life, handstitching easy designs, and utilizing paper napkins to create wonderful card paintings. Encapsulating the original pleasure of mini playing cards, this book—buttressed via dozens of colour photographs—weaves a few crafting innovations that would attract card makers, paintings fans, and common crafters alike. It additionally imparts necessary wisdom on embroidery, monoprints, classic pictures, and the way to use rice paper and emboss stamped photographs.
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Thread one 5 mm sapphire bead on a head pin and wire wrap the head pin to the end of the cable chain. Wire wrap the charm to the end of the cable chain. 17. Using 22-gauge wire, make an “S” hook closure then wire wrap the hook through the single loop on the rhinestone connector. of the 3 mm cable chain. 3 cm) piece of 6 mm cable chain. 13. Using 24-gauge wire, wire wrap one 5 mm sapphire gemstone bead to the opposite end of the 6 mm chain. 3 cm) piece of 3 mm cable chain. 14. Using 22-gauge wire, wire wrap the end of the 3 mm cable chain to the bone circle.
Wire wrap the opposite side of the disco ball bead to a 3-link piece of the square-bead rosary chain. 7. Open the loop at the end of the square-bead rosary chain and attach it to a 4-link piece of the round-bead rosary chain. 8. Repeat steps 4 to 7 to complete the left side of the necklace. 9. 2 cm) piece of 26-gauge wire and wire wrap one end of the wire to the top right ring on the clasp. In this order, thread the following onto the wire: one 3 mm ruby gemstone bead, end of the right side of the necklace, one 3 mm ruby gemstone bead.
Wire wrap one mother-of-pearl oblong bead to the top right of the locket. Wire wrap the other side of the bead to the right side of one mother-of-pearl heart-shaped connector. 6. 2 cm) piece of wire and wire wrap one end to the left side of the mother-of-pearl heart-shaped connector. In this order, thread the following onto the wire: baroque pearl, rhinestone rondelle, 5 mm mother-of-pearl bead. Make a wirewrapped loop at the end of the wire. 52 wire: one 8 mm pink mother-of-pearl bead, one mercury glass tube bead, one 8 mm pink mother-of-pearl bead.