Table of contents for Beading with gemstones : beautiful jewelry, simple techniques / Valãaerie MacCarthy.

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Beading with Gemstones book 887-X
Front pages
TOC
Introduction
All About Gemstones 
	What Is a Gemstone?
		Minerals
		Organic Stones
		Rocks
	Gemstone Qualities
		Hardness
		Color
		Light
		Enhanced and Altered Stones
	Know Your Gemstones 
		Birthstones [[SIDEBAR--place in this section]]
		Healing Stones [[SIDEBAR--place in this section]]
	Agate ... [[Alphabetical list of 33 stones from Agate to Turquoise]]
... Turquoise
Getting Started 
	Stones and Beads
		Stone Sizes 
		Stone Shapes 
		Seed Beads
	Precious Metals
		Wire 
		Findings
		Chains
	Tools and Supplies
		Three Basic Tools
		Handy Tools and Supplies
		Special Tools
		Polishing and Cleaning Supplies
	Organizing Your Work Space
		Setting Up Your Work Space
		Storing Stones and Supplies
	Creating Your Own Logo
Basic Techniques
	Using the Basic Tools
	Working with Wire
	Making Twisted Wire Loop Links
	Making Basic Loop Links
	Using Jump Rings
	Making Catches and Clasps
	Working with Head Pins
	Making Earring Loops
	Working with Purchased Earring Findings
	Working with Chains
	Working with Special Tools
	Making Size Adjustments
Beginner Projects
Simplicity
Fireworks
Raindrops
Grapevine
Rainbow
Charming
Sahara
Countless
City Nights
Balloons
Lily
Beyond
Duet
Fantastical
Dangle
Cleopatra
Ocean Waves
Spotlight
Snow
Weeping Willow
Intermediate Projects
Harmony
Kokopelli
Abacus
Ivy
Starburst
Chandelier
Sea Bundle
Ol¿
Twilight
Sunset
Charts: Metric Chart and Wire Gauge Chart
Glossary
Acknowledgments/Author Bio?
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Jewelry making.
Beadwork.