A Single Bead

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Author: Stephanie Engelman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780819890559

Category: JUVENILE FICTION

Page: N.A

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A year after her grandmother's death in an airplane crash, Katelyn and her family visit the field where it happened, and Kate finds a single bead from her grandmother's rosary, and as more beads show up, Kate learns that people are crediting the beads with saving their lives--but can the story of the miraculous beads can save Kate's mother from the depression that is ruining her life?

A Single Bead

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Author: Stephanie Engelman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780819890542

Category: Beads

Page: 208

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A year after her grandmother's death in an airplane crash, Katelyn and her family visit the field where it happened, and Kate finds a single bead from her grandmother's rosary, and as more beads show up, Kate learns that people are crediting the beads with saving their lives--but can the story of the miraculous beads can save Kate's mother from the depression that is ruining her life?

Bead One, Pray Too

A Guide to Making and Using Prayer Beads

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Author: Kimberly Winston

Publisher: CPG

ISBN: 0819220922

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

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An inspirational, hands-on how-to guide for making and praying with beads, for people of all faiths and traditions. There are almost as many forms of prayer beads as there are religions. In Bead One, Pray Too, author Kimberly Winston shows with stories and pictures how people of many faiths and traditions use prayer beads as a spiritual tool and a means of creative expression. Beginning with the Catholic rosary, Winston explores the history and the use of beads and specific prayers in various religions including Buddhism, Baha’i, Hinduism, Islam, and more. There are also easy-to-follow instructions, complete with detailed diagrams, to help you string your very own prayer beads.

Beading with Cabochons

Simple Techniques for Beautiful Jewelry

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Author: Jamie Cloud Eakin

Publisher: Lark Books

ISBN: 9781579907181

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 127

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This comprehensive book guides readers through all the basics of beading with cabochons to create beautiful beaded pendants, bracelets, earrings and more. Clear, easy-to-follow illustrations demonstrate all the necessary steps and a rich gallery of colour images reveal the creative possibilities.

Little Bead Boxes

12 Miniature Containers Built with Beads

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Author: Julia S Pretl

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 1616733195

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

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DIVA charming assortment of one-of-a-kind miniature boxes in a variety of shapes for all skill levels. Julia S. Pretl offers crafters her original method for creating decorative beaded boxes and lids in a wide range of surface designs and shapes. Working only with cylinder and seed beads, needle and thread, crafters can create an impressive array of clever and colorful miniature containers. With step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow word graphs and patterns, Pretl leads the reader through the techniques for creating three-sided, five-sided, and six-sided rectangular, square, and stacked boxes. Four-color photographs of each of the 12 designs introduce each set of instructions. Detailed drawings illustrate the beading techniques. /div

Beading Artistry for Quilts

Basic Stitches & Embellishments Add Texture & Drama

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Author: Thom Atkins

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1607055856

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

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Use beads and simple stitches to create magnificent texture, dimension, and lifelike details on any quilt. Award-winning quilter, Thom Atkins, teaches you everything you need to know about the best supplies and techniques to get breathtaking results…plus there’s a bonus tutorial on how to create a beaded bezel. Dozens of show-stopping images throughout the book illustrate the unlimited possibilities for designing your own spectacular beaded quilt. Whether you like to make traditional or art quilts, this book will help you take your fabric embellishing to a whole new level.

Bead Romantique

Elegant Beadweaving Designs

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Author: Lisa Kan

Publisher: Interweave

ISBN: 1596689447

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 145

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Inspired by art history, this step-by-step guidebook features 17 designs influenced by the Gothic, Renaissance, Victorian, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco eras reinterpreted in the artist's distinctive, contemporary style. Emphasizing a mix of vintage findings, beads, lamp work, buttons, and modern components, this jewelry brings a feminine mystique and sophistication to ordinary beadwork. Each project builds on simple elements to create sophisticated designs and incorporate off-loom seed bead weaving, stringing, and wirework. Projects include a scalloped chain necklace, pearl Ndebele earrings and b.

Bead Rings

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Author: Anne Akers Johnson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781570543975

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 65

View: 7138

In an attractive craft kit, clear instructions, illustrations, and color photography show, in step-by-step detail, how to make seven basic ring designs, and includes wire and a generous supply of Czech seed beads in six colors.

Bead Play Every Day

20+ Projects with Peyote, Herringbone, and More

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Author: Beth Stone

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 1627000828

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Bead Play Every Day features over 20 projects with a creative twist on traditional stitching techniques. Stitchers will learn a single technique by making a small, easy to complete component. Then, through repetition and creative experimentation, they will take on a larger project to perfect the technique. The results are beautifully stitched necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. Beth Stone has a dimensional, inquisitive approach to stitching that is perfect for stitchers who are ready to experiment with making their own design choices.

Beading Basics

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Author: Carole Rodgers

Publisher: Krause Publications

ISBN: 9780896891708

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 1406

Discover the basics of beading and beyond! If you've been tempted by the beauty of beaded jewelry and home decorating pieces, but second guessed your abilities to learn the skills needed to create such tantalizing works, fear no more! Beading Basics reveals all that's necessary for creating everything from a simple single-strand necklace to a more intricate netting stitch woven wind bottle covers. You'll discover: Essential information for choosing the right beads, supplies and tools, plus tips and techniques for working with wire, weaving on a loom and creating various woven chains. Easy-to-follow instructions with more than 175 how-to illustrations and 230 beautiful photographs showing every detail needed to create 40 gorgeous projects. An inspirational gallery of designs featuring the works of 11 of today's top beading artists. Beading Basics is the one resource you need to get you on the path to becoming a talented bead artist.

Mastering the Art of Beading

Essential Tools and Techniques Every Jewelry Maker Must Know

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Author: Genevieve A. Sterbenz

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9780811871600

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 384

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Mastering the Art of Beading will do for jewelry making what Julia Child did for French food. In this definitive guide to all things beads, expert jewelry maker Genevieve A. Sterbenz covers all of the terms, tools, skills, and shortcuts necessary for creating beautiful beaded jewelry. With more than 800 how-to photographs, detailed and illustrated techniques, a photographic glossary, and useful resources, this book is packed to the brim with beading essentials. In addition, Sterbenz presents step-by-step instructions for 50 stunning projects in a range of techniques and styles. An accessible compendium dissecting every aspect of this popular craft, Mastering the Art of Beading will be the resource craftersdabblers and experts alikewill want on their bookshelf for years to come.

Molecular Biology of the Cell

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Author: Bruce Alberts

Publisher: Garland Science

ISBN: 1317563743

Category: Science

Page: 1464

View: 8010

As the amount of information in biology expands dramatically, it becomes increasingly important for textbooks to distill the vast amount of scientific knowledge into concise principles and enduring concepts.As with previous editions, Molecular Biology of the Cell, Sixth Edition accomplishes this goal with clear writing and beautiful illustrations. The Sixth Edition has been extensively revised and updated with the latest research in the field of cell biology, and it provides an exceptional framework for teaching and learning. The entire illustration program has been greatly enhanced.Protein structures better illustrate structure–function relationships, icons are simpler and more consistent within and between chapters, and micrographs have been refreshed and updated with newer, clearer, or better images. As a new feature, each chapter now contains intriguing openended questions highlighting “What We Don’t Know,” introducing students to challenging areas of future research. Updated end-of-chapter problems reflect new research discussed in the text, and these problems have been expanded to all chapters by adding questions on developmental biology, tissues and stem cells, pathogens, and the immune system.

Blessing's Bead

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Author: Debby Dahl Edwardson

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781429946780

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

View: 9798

Nutaaq and her older sister, Aaluk, are on a great journey, sailing from a small island off the coast of Alaska to the annual trade fair. There, a handsome young Siberian wearing a string of cobalt blue beads watches Aaluk "the way a wolf watches a caribou, never resting." Soon his actions—and other events more horrible than Nutaaq could ever imagine—threaten to shatter her I~nupiaq world. Seventy years later, Nutaaq's greatgranddaughter, Blessing, is on her own journey, running from the wreckage of her life in Anchorage to live in a remote Arctic village with a grandmother she barely remembers. In her new home, unfriendly girls whisper in a language she can't understand, and Blessing feels like an outsider among her own people. Until she finds a cobalt blue bead—Nutaaq's bead—in her grandmother's sewing tin. The events this discovery triggers reveal the power of family and heritage to heal, despite seemingly insurmountable odds. Two distinct teenage voices pull readers into the native world of northern Alaska in this beautifully crafted and compelling debut novel.

A Single Stone

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Author: Meg McKinlay

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 0763691763

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 272

View: 8927

Jena — strong, respected, reliable — is the leader of the line, a job every girl in the village dreams of. Watched over by the Mothers as one of the chosen seven, Jena's years spent denying herself food and wrapping her limbs have paid off. She is small enough to squeeze through the tunnels of the mountain and gather the harvest, risking her life with each mission. No work is more important. This has always been the way of things, even if it isn’t easy. But as her suspicions mount and Jena begins to question the life she’s always known, the cracks in her world become impossible to ignore. Thought-provoking and quietly complex, Meg McKinlay’s novel unfolds into a harshly beautiful tale of belief, survival, and resilience stronger than stone.

The Perfect Blindside

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Author: Leslea Wahl

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780819860132

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

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Told in their separate voices, Jake, an Olympic snowboarder whose fame has gone to his head, and Sophie, a high school junior and big fan of Jake's, connect at high school and soon find themselves working together to uncover who has framed him for drug possession and other misdeeds.

Making Polymer Clay Beads

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Author: Carol Blackburn

Publisher: Interweave

ISBN: 9781596680197

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 4031

A comprehensive introduction to the materials, tools, equipment, and techniques used to make unique beads with a variety of shapes, colors, and finishes. The straightforward instructions discuss topics that include conditioning raw clay and making simple shapes; producing more complex shapes, such as rounds, canes, and spirals; decorating the beads with foils, powders, and millefiori; and creating faux effects like ivory, bone, turquoise, marble, and silver. A gallery of beads by internationally renowned artists, hundreds of step-by-step photographs of new beads designed by the author, and a clay gauge that allows one to estimate how much clay is necessary to make a specific quantity of beads are included, making this a comprehensive guide that will provide inspiration, demonstrate the range of effects that can be achieved in polymer clay, and teach beaders how to incorporate these beads into jewelry designs.

The Locket's Secret

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Author: K. Kelley Heyne

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780819874863

Category: JUVENILE FICTION

Page: 176

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Faced with devastating feelings of loss after the death of her sister and having to move away from her home, thirteen-year-old Carrie escapes into a fantasy world, despite her family's efforts to draw her back to them.

High Throughput Analysis for Early Drug Discovery

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Author: James Kyranos

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080472928

Category: Science

Page: 204

View: 8145

High Throughput Analysis for Early Drug Discovery offers concise and unbiased presentations by synthetic and analytical chemists who have been involved in creating and moving the field of combinatorial chemistry into the academic and industrial mainstream. Since the synthetic method often dictates the appropriate types of analysis, each chapter or section begins with a description of the synthesis approach and its advantages. The description of various combinatorial and high-throughput parallel synthesis techniques provide a relevant point of entry for synthetic chemists who need to set up appropriate characterisation methods for his/her organisation. This is an invaluable resource for all organic and analytical chemists in the pharmaceutical, agrochemical, and biotechnology fields who are either involved in, or beginning to investigate combinatorial techniques to increase overall efficiency and productivity. First reference to focus on the analytical side of synthesis

Battle for His Soul

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Author: Theresa Linden

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780997674705

Category:

Page: N.A

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Jarret West, a rich teenage boy, has been accustomed to having control over others and getting his way. So when his life begins to fall apart, his guardian angel Ellechial hopes now is the time for his conversion. He must be freed from the deep clutches of Deth-kye, the demon bent on seeing him in hell. The fate of several others depends upon Jarret's conversion.​Jarret's twin brother has joined a new prayer group and their prayer before the Blessed Sacrament has made Ellechail strong. Still, Deth-kye wins victory after victory. His weapons: emotions, vices and memories. Who will win the battle for Jarret's soul?

Creative Beading

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Kalmbach Books

ISBN: 1627000011

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 5228

Creative Beading showcases more than 80 wonderful projects and fresh ideas selected from the pages of Bead&Button magazine. From easy strung bracelets to sleek crocheted bead ropes, there’s a project to excite and inspire everyone.