Gemstone Settings The Jewelry Maker's Guide to Styles & Techniques

Fall in love with this essential, encyclopedic overview of stone setting and set the mood one exquisite stone at a time.
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Set the mood--one exquisite stone at a time. The most in-depth, technical guide to stone setting has arrived: Gemstone Settings. Jewelry makers will fall in love with this encyclopedic overview, which features extensive stone-setting processes, detailed information about stones and metals, and gorgeous photos and illustrations for visual support. Step by step, learn how to set your most beloved precious, semiprecious, and organic stones with projects that range from elegant diamond masterpieces to earthy pearl or coral everyday favorites. Inside Gemstone Settings, you'll learn:

  • the suitability of specific stones and metals;
  • what makes a design wearable and durable;
  • premade versus handmade settings.

    You'll soon be setting your own beautiful stones with this essential reference guide.
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    Additional Info
    SKU 12BD08
    Product Type Book
    Author/Designer Anastasia Young
    ISBN 13 9781596686366
    Binding Hardcover
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    Customer Reviews (5)
    On my wish list from the moment I read it at the library
    I found this book at my local library and checked it out on a whim as my metal working skills are in the beginning stages. WOW! The instructions were so clear and there were so many techniques that I felt I could start many of the projects even with my beginner-level metalworking skills. I am so excited that this book is now part of my jewelry library! Review by Judy (Posted on 7/3/2014)
    Amazing Content!
    A lot of bang for your buck! The topic coverage is amazing the details and illustrations seal the deal. Everything from wire wrapped stones to PMC and Pave settings. Certainly you need a little background to use this book - it is not intended as step by step for a rank beginner it is however very well detailed step by step for anyone with even rudimentary grasp of techniques. Well worth the purchase price! Review by Marnie (Posted on 12/22/2013)
    A treasure
    This is a book I shall need as long as I keep working with metal and stones. Above all, I'd like to draw attention to the photographs, very clear and instructional. If you handle stones and/or pearls at all, you simply need this book. Review by Kristin (Posted on 10/19/2013)
    IN TOTAL AWE!!!!
    I MUST write my impressions about the Book "Gemstone Settings: The Jewelry Maker's Guide to Styles & Techniques", It's a piece of Art! Been time I hasn't read a so well designed book full of photographs and diagrams that takes away my fear to Stone Setting! Congratulations to Anastasia and the whole production team!!!! Would like to buy more books like that! Review by Benjamin Pastrana (Posted on 4/16/2012)
    A Must Have reference book
    This book is both informative and inspirational. Techniques are described well in step by step instructions. It is a wonderful reference volume that includes gemstone setting instructions for various forms of metalsmithing, precious metal clay, pearls, and gemstone beads including stringing and wire wrapping. Every time I open up this book I discover something I had missed before. Review by Helena Lekan (Posted on 3/10/2012)
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