This illustrated guide is designed for both beginners and more advanced jewellery makers alike. All the techniques needed to make jewellery at home or in a small workshop are described, with over 50 clear step-by-step demonstrations. A wide range of pieces are featured, including rings, earrings, neckpieces, chains, pendants, brooches, bracelets and cufflinks.
Elizabeth Olver teaches jewellery making and design at Central St Martin's college of Art and Design in London, where she earned her BA in jewellery making and design. She also holds an MA in the subject from the Royal College of Art in London. Her work has been sold in many stores and galleries, including Harrods, Bergman Goodman and Saks Fifth Avenue.