Aims to help beginners get started beading. In addition to teaching the anatomy of pieces, terminology, bead types, finding types, stringing materials, etc. It also gets into design fundamentals, tips and techniques, and a variety of projects that help the reader practice what she has learned. Projects touch on such activities as basic one-strand stringing, using multiple-Strand Stringing, using multiple-hole beads, using head and eye pins, bead embroidery, beads and wire, loom weaving and weaving stitches. Includes beautiful full-color photos of the projects and comprehensive pattern and illustrations that guide the reader, step by step, to success.