By Lark Books
The vintage artwork of enameling is experiencing a genuinely-earned renaissance—and it’s stunningly captured during this lovingly curated survey. greater than three hundred foreign modern artists have contributed museum-worthy items, which diversity in scale from David C. Freda’s eco-friendly Slipper Brooch and Harlan W. Butt’s Maine Teapot to massive sculptures and public artwork. a few of the creators take a minimalist technique, utilizing purely gentle colours and matte finishes, whereas others take advantage of the material’s vivid palette and glass-like floor. The large technical purposes comprise every thing from basic sifting and torch firing to complicated cloisonne and plique-a-jour.
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All rights are held by the author. No one can reproduce in any manner without written permission from the author Copyright 2010 DCollinsworth 47 Single Spider Web Bracelet MATERIALS: Size 10 crochet thread in Natural and Black, size 7 crochet hook, 2 small snaps for ea bracelet, one pin back for pin, small amount of Black fun fur yarn, needle to take crochet thread, needle and sewing thread. Gauge: 4 hdc = 1\2”, 3 hdc rows = 1\2” FINISHED SIZE: 1” X 7” BRACELET: ROW 1: With Black and 7 hook ch-11, hdc 3rd ch from hook, hdc ea ch across, ch-1, turn.
ROW 7: Hdc next 2 sts, drop Black, pick up White, hdc next 5, drop White, pick up Black, hdc last 2 sts, ch-1, turn. ROW 8: Hdc next 3 sts, drop Black, pick up White, hdc next 3, drop White, pick up Black, hdc last 3 sts, ch-1, turn. ROW 9-10: Hdc next 4 sts, drop Black, pick up White, hdc next st, drop White, pick up Black, hdc last 4 sts, ch-1, turn. ROW 11-37: Rep 3-10. ROW 38-45: Rep row 3-9. ROW 46: Hdc ea st across, fasten off. Sew 2 snaps at ea short end of bracelet. All rights are held by the author.
Gauge: 4 hdc = 1\2”, 3 hdc rows = 1\2” FINISHED SIZE: 1” X 7” BRACELET: Please Note: The pop corn stitch (PC) used in this pattern consisted of 5 double crochet worked all in the same st, then the hook is removed and inserted into the 1 st dc made and back into the last st, ch-1 to hold stitches tog. See tutorial for step by step photo instructions. Carry dropped threads behind sts as you work them. ROW 1: With Natural and 7 hook ch-11, hdc 3rd ch from hook, hdc ea ch across, ch-1, turn. (9 sts) ROW 2: Hdc ea st across, ch-1, turn.