By Valerie MacCarthy
Beading doesn’t get extra based than this, with such gleaming gemstones as amethyst, quartz, and lapis lazuli. Val?rie MacCarthy—whose paintings graces the pages of haute couture magazines round the world—has created a powerful selection of refined, specified jewellery. The 30 tasks comprise bracelets, rings, necklaces and jewelry, and so they are likely to the playful and colourful. additionally, a whole part is devoted to different stones and their houses, together with their non secular and therapeutic facets. yet what's going to fairly appeal to intermediate jewelers, beaders, and different normal crafters are the items themselves: a balloon ring, festooned with seed pearls; chandelier rings with glowing, dangling stones; and a fireworks necklace of citrine, peridot, and apatite. Introductory chapters current all of the gemstones, instruments, and methods utilized in the pieces.A collection of the Crafter's selection booklet membership.