Issue 34

A true beading think tank
September 2017

The issue is filled with great ideas, news, tips and designer portraits. Artists from many countries have designed 17 (!) beautiful jewelry projects for you. Get to know the new  Diamond Weave and make a bracelet in this technique. In addition, find a preview of the next BEADERS BEST bead art fair in Stuttgart.

Mood Catcher

Nadya Gerber: The artist is a good observer and has the gift of transforming impressions from nature into magical and wearable beaded works.

Course Diamond Weave

Surprising: It should have absolutely horizontal and vertical rows of beads, without visible threads, with smooth edges. This has resulted in a very special technique.

Preview BEADERS BEST 2018

Take part: We look forward to a great event. For the first time, the international Bead Art Fair will be placed between the Mineral Show and the Kreativ Fair and will be one day longer!

‘To Catch a Crystal’ continues

The Latest from the Beading Think Tank: Chris Bangle, a former car designer for BMW, has designed crystal stones that challenge beaders. Take a look at a newly-created bezeling technique.

15.00 EUR

Contents

Contents

Editorial
3
Contents
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"Find of the Season: Jewelry from antiquity – replicas"
6
News | Calendar
8
Nadya Gerber: Mood Catcher
10
Course: Diamond Weave
20
BEADERS BEST Fair Preview
22
Beaded treasure found
52
Recommended Reading
83
Bead Shop Directory
84
Tips und Tricks
87
In the Know:The Latest from the Beading Think Tank
88
Preview | Imprint
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