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« on: June 13, 2005 03:06:05 PM »

What would you suggest - book, product, ect wise?

Over the summer I want to do something between volunteering & just sitting around on my bum all day. I found this interesting & something worth trying.

a civil world like this it always sells itself.
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2005 05:08:07 PM »

Check out BeadStyle Magazine!  There are tons of beginner projects, as well as advice on simple techniques such as closing off your jewelry, clasps, materials, etc. 

When I started out, I worked with the following materials:  hemp, tigertail wire, toggle clasps, crimp tubes, a do-all jewelry making tool that I got from Wal-Mart (pliers, wire cutters, etc) and, of course, beads of all kinds.

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« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2005 06:37:30 PM »

bonvoyage..try doing a search for this. there is a ton of advice in this area

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