In Joan’s company we meet Rebecca Hughes and Claire Humpherson – two very talented young artists. Claire and Rebecca discuss their inspiration and original designs, and share their tips and techniques for producing individual and stunningly beautiful pieces. As well as discussing the materials and tools needed, they each take us step-by-step through several complete projects, showing how a few simple techniques can be combined and adapted to give stunning results. Learn how to make your own jewellery findings including, clasps, coils and links using wire, a jewellers chase hammer and metal block. See how easy it is to design your own link chains and home decor gifts. Create speciality pieces using Amazonite, White Jade, Rose Quartz and Agate Gemstones. Experiment with sparkling Swarovski Crystals and Fresh Water Pearls and further your crafting knowledge and skills. Save pounds and create your very own hand made jump rings using a new and innovative tool. Master the art of knot tying to give your next pearl project a truly professional finish. The projects designed and produced in this DVD will inspire both the novice and more experienced jewellery enthusiast.