One of the foremost names in beadwork creates 15 gorgeous, all-new projects. Widely regarded as one of today's finest teachers of beading, Cynthia Rutledge reveals her creative process and presents stunning designs that explore colour, three-dimensional form and mixed media. Meant for intermediate-to-advanced level beaders. Each project offers a historical perspective on the design, including an inspirational painting, instructions and an explanation of the required techniques.
About the Author
Cynthia Rutledge, Beadwork Magazine's 2011 Designer of the Year, is a contemporary bead artist and teacher who specializes in peyote stitch and off-loom weaving techniques. Her elegant work, which radiates magnificent colour, has been exhibited in national and international shows and has appeared in many magazines and books. She lives with her husband in Southern California.