Felt-beaded jewelry is fashionable! It's showing up on runways, specialty sotres and galleries around the globe. Hand Felted Jewelry and Beads offers a contemporary and artistic approach to this popular craft - and then takes it a step beyond through beaded embellishment. No other hand felting book is as comprehensive, as Hand Felted Jewelry and Beads includes both needle-felting and wet-feltmaking techniques, which are taught step-by-step in a friendly and accessible manner through the creation of beautiful objects of personal adornment.
The first-time felter will be guided into this creative and fulfilling fiber art while the seasoned feltmaker will find inspiration, new tips and tricks to add to their repretoire; everyone will relish the gallery of inspirational pieces. Let your imagination soar and get felting.
Carol Huber Cypher teaches workshops on beadwork and feltmaking at fibre conferences, stores and guilds nationwide. When not teaching, you'll find her passionately at work in her home studio. "Mine" says Carol, "is a beadiful, warm and woolly life." Carol and her husband live in Esopus, New York.