Copyright © 2000 Caravan Beads, Inc.
Published 2000 by Caravan Beads, Inc.
Color Photography by Howell, Ltd.
Printed in the United States of America
Miyuki Shoji Co., Ltd. is Japan's oldest maker of glass seed beads. Their Delica® beads are prized by bearers all over the world for their vast color range and amazing uniformity. This book features many of the wonderful entries from the 2nd International Miyuki Delica Challenge Competition. Over eighty full-color photographs are accompanied by explanatory texts by the artists describing their development as bead artists, technical information about their entries, as well as their sources of inspiration. Whether you are a beginner looking for ideas or an experienced beader, this book invites you into the world of contemporary beadwork.