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Jewelry artists will be inspired by the free mixed-media jewelry designs that use simple techniques and fabulous materials to create jewelry pieces that are memorable, refreshing, and fun. Any special items or keepsakes can be turned into pieces of incredible art. In this informative eBook, readers will find projects that show how easy it really is to create jewelry with a story and that leaves everyone wondering, “What’s the story behind that necklace?”
The eBook can be downloaded online at: http://www.jewelrymakingdaily.com/
Inside the informative eBook, 6 Free Mixed Media Jewelry Projects: Learn How to Make Leather Jewelry, Fabric Jewelry, Paper Jewelry and More, are free tips to learn how to make leather jewelry, fabric jewelry, ribbon jewelry, paper jewelry and more amazing mixed-media jewelry pieces. This free eBook explores what mixed media is all about. Following step-by-step projects, jewelry artists can learn how to use their creativity to make a personal statement through something that can be worn. Mixed-media jewelry transforms mementos into masterpieces. It is to incorporate paper, make resin focal pieces, create glass tile jewelry, and more for a look that is exclusively unique.
Using Resin for Mixed-Media Jewelry: Underwater Mermaids Resin Necklace by Stephanie Gard Buss
When Stephanie received these mermaid images from Nunn Design, she knew she wanted to make something that captured the dreamy feeling of being underwater. With a few pigments and a couple of layers of resin, she was able to create a kind of seascape in a bezel. Her detailed steps instruct jewelry artists on how to create a standout piece of mixed-media jewelry using resin.
How to Make a Scrabble Tile Pendant
Home Sweet Home Pendant by Ellene McClay
Scrabble tile pendants are a huge trend in mixed-media jewelry. Anyone can learn how to make a Scrabble tile pendant! This necklace's pretty little pendant features a bucolic country-home vignette made by applying collage techniques to a wooden Scrabble tile, then drilling a tiny hole in the top. To finish, hang the pendant from a delicate chain.
Leather Jewelry Making
Cool, No-Tool Bracelet by Linda Larsen
No tools were used in the creation of this supercool, one-size-fits-
Paper Jewelry Making
Musical Note Earrings by Deryn Mentock
As a jewelry artist who also loves paint, paper and collage, Deryn has a passion for including non-traditional elements in her pieces. The challenge is sometimes figuring out how to accomplish that without compromising delicate materials such as antique paper. These earrings are an easy project reminiscent of the shape of musical notes with the theme reflected in the paper from an antique hymnal.
Glass Tile Jewelry
Cherry Blossom Bauble by Anne Engelhardt
Glue decorative paper to one side of a small tile, add a bail, and you've got a signature glass tile jewelry pendant ready to be incorporated into a necklace, as shown here. The paper used in this project is washi paper, a type of Japanese decorative paper that is durable and available in a wide variety of colors, patterns, and thicknesses. Find easy instructions and helpful material tips in this project for creating unique glass tile jewelry.
Wood Jewelry Making
Rain Forest Bangle by Candie Cooper
Turn an ordinary wood bangle into something extraordinary by painting, burning, and drilling it. Even your doodling skills will be called upon as this bracelet requires colored-pencil accents! One helpful tip: a scrap piece of wood is handy for testing to see if the wood-burning tool is up to temperature or to try out different attachments.