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I Can Right Angle Weave
by Mabeline Gidez
Pub Date: November 2012
ISBN: 9781454703662
Format: FLEXI, 128pp
all in color
8 1/2 X 11
Series: I CAN Series
Right angle weave (RAW) is one of the two most popular beadweaving stitches, and this entry in the new I CAN series serves as a comprehensive primer for the novice as well as a refresher for beaders with more experience. High-profile teacher Mabeline Gidez presents 25 instructional projects covering every aspect of the technique: flat RAW, increases and decreases, embellishing, making curves, tubular RAW, polygon stitch, and RAW beaded beads. As the topics become more advanced, so do the projects!
Author Bio
Mabeline Gidez has created her own exclusive line of beaded finery and teaches jewelry-making classes at several southern California bead shops. She also taught nine classes at the 2011 Bead&Button Show, and has made several guest appearances on the Carol Duvall Show on HGTV and DIY Network. Mabeline sells her beading kits on her website, She lives in Sylmar, CA.

What Others Are Saying
“Colorful, easy-to-read illustrations and clear step-by-step instructions for each project, ranging from beginner to advanced. Each chapter introduces a new technique with basic information followed by a variety of beautiful projects to practice what you've learned. Whether you're just learning the stitch or want to expand your knowledge of a certain technique, [this is a] must-have volume for every beader's library.” —Bead & Button
“Right-angle weave can often be a tricky technique. However, it is gorgeous, intricate, endlessly versatile, and really fun to do. With the help of expert Mabeline Gidez's comprehensive book, you can learn it inside and out: thorough, accurate instructions and incredibly detailed diagrams with easy-to-follow thread paths help guide to way to your mastery of the stitch.”—Bead Design Studio magazine