Internationally renowned jewellery designer, teacher, and author Mary Hettmansperger demonstrates easy, effective ways to embellish common metal jewellery in Heat, Colour, Set & Fire, a how-to book on the leading edge of beautiful contemporary jewellery design. Mary Hetts uses paints, pencils, and dips to achieve dramatic col∨ applies foils, resins, mica, and other materials to alter the jewellery surface; and works with exciting techniques, like the ancient Korean art of keum boo, to create a gold-gilt effect. Rings, bracelets, necklaces and pins - virtually any piece can become individualised and breathtaking.
The book includes 21 projects for inspiration, with excellent how-to instructions and photography. This classic how-to jewellery book stands on its own as an inspirational volume for jewellers and artists.