30 Stunning Beadwork Designs Inspired by Treasures from Ancient Civilizations
Mortira Natasha vanPelt - All books by this author
The art and archaeology of ancient civilizations like Greece, Rome, and Egypt continue to capture the imaginations of artisans everywhere. From jewelry to mosaics to sculpture, the echoes of classical style continue to inspire us. From H&M to Dolce & Gabbana, classic influences are a recurring theme in the fashion world, so much so that even the most elaborate statement pieces have their place in the modern jewelry box.
In Ancient Worlds, Modern Beads, ancient inspirations meld with contemporary styles to create stunning jewelry projects for today’s beading enthusiast. Author van Pelt offers readers 30 craft projects that are just perfect for both novice and experienced beaders, including:
About The Author:
Mortira Natasha vanPelt is an experienced jewelry designer specializing in beadwork inspired by ancient Egypt, the Mediterranean, and tribal themes. Her blog, Inspirational Beading, has developed a worldwide following, and her designs and tutorials have been featured in books including Barron’s Small Beads, Big Jewelry by author Jane Power. She is based in Nanaimo, Canada.
Paperback / 144 Pages / 8 ½ x 10 / 2015