Dimensional Bead Embroidery (Paperback)

A Reference Guide to Techniques

By Jamie Cloud Eakin

Lark Books (NC), 9781454710769, 160pp.

Publication Date: November 6, 2018

List Price: 21.95*
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". . . a book you will refer to over and over again."--Bead&Button

A paperback edition of Jamie Cloud Eakin's fantastic bead-embroidery guidebook.

Jamie Cloud Eakin shows beaders of all levels the mechanics of more than 30 indispensible techniques for bead embroidery--a process that involves sewing beads onto a fabric base. With step-by-step instructions, helpful diagrams, time-tested tips, and gorgeous photography, Eakin covers everything from the most common surface stitches to decorative fringes and picot. Then, explore what you've learned by creating nine breathtaking pieces, including beautiful necklaces, dazzling earrings, and an elegantly accented purse. A gallery of stunning work from other designers offers additional inspiration.

About the Author

Jamie Cloud Eakin is the author of Beading with Cabochons and Bead Embroidery Jewelry Projects (both Lark), and her designs appear in other Lark books including Beading with World Beads by Ray Hemachandra and Beading All Stars. Her beaded creations are sold in fine galleries. She lives in Modesto, CA.