Picture Beaded Images for Beginners uses size 10 seed beads to create diamond-shaped pictorial earrings and pins. The relatively large size of the beads used makes the designs perfect for beginners, but the 53 new and original patterns will delight beaders of all skill levels who enjoy making pictorial designs. Picture Beaded Images for Beginners contains easy-to-follow basic instructions for creating Diamond and Half-Diamond earrings using a two needle brick stitch technique. All the steps of this technique are fully illustrated. The addition of loop and straight dangles is also completely explained and illustrated.
Designs included are: Anchor, Cactus, Coral Snakes, Cherries, Crab, Dollar Sign, Dream Keeper, Duck, Flower Basket, Flying Dragon, Heart, Hot Air Balloon, Humpty Dumpty, Ice Cream Cone, Kite, Lion, Lobster, Long Neck Dinosaur, Moon and Stars, Pirate, Raggedy Ann, Seal, Starr, Swan, Teapot, Teddy Bear, Tee-Pee, Tiger, Tulip, Turtle, Windmill and Wizard.
Also included in Picture Beaded Images for Beginners is a section of seasonal patterns that includes: Tree Top Angel, Bat, Bell, Black Cat, Bow, Birthday Cake with Balloons, Easter Basket, Candy Cane, Fireworks, Cupid, Easter Bunny, Flag, Ghost, Pumpkin, Tin Soldier and Turkey. This is a great book for both the new and experienced beader alike that includes both the basics and lots of new patterns. This is a book that you will enjoy and use.
64 pages; Fully illustrated; 8 pages in Full Color; SC.