Saturday, March 26, 2011

A Little Light Reading

As a self-taught artist and someone who's always looking for new ways to work with recycled material, I was delighted to find these two great contemporary resources. Flip through the inspiring photos and get step-by-step instructions on some amazing projects.

Chic Metal: Modern Metal Jewelry To Make At Home

This user-friendly book starts at the basics, outlining all the tools you'll need to make a variety of artisan-quality designs.

Jewellery from Recycled Materials

If you feel that working with recycled materials is limiting, this book will get you looking at random scrap, junk, and trash in a whole new light.