Common things and elementary science in the form of object lessons

A SILVER THIMBLE . I. Introduction . — When a little girl is learning to sew she has to use a needle and thread . She has to push the needle through the stuff with the middle finger of her right hand , and to prevent the needle from ...

Author: Joseph Hassell

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The Little Cyclopaedia of Common Things

588 THIMBLE - TIGER comes from the Greek pur , fire , and changed from the old English thumb metron , measure . bell . The Germans call the thimble THIMBLE . A silver thimble is a finger - hut , finger - hat . very small thing , but it ...

Author: George William Cox

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The Young Folks Cyclop dia of Common Things

The space metron , measure . between these two points , and the THIMBLE . A silver thimble is a part below the freezing point , are very small thing , but it takes more then divided up and marked with than twenty men , besides a good ...

Author: John Denison Champlin

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The Art of Forgotten Things

Creating Jewelry from Objects with A Past Melanie Doerman. thimbles. The marker may show; if you are using a colored plastic thimble, color it black or brown if the original color doesn't match the beads you're using.

Author: Melanie Doerman

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ISBN: 9781620333068

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Discover a masterpiece that gives new life to found objects in The Art of Forgotten Things. Imagine necklaces and bracelets using one-of-a-kind components that hint at fragments of stories that exist only in the mind, evoking a mysterious past. Author Melanie Doerman will teach you how to take esquisite mementoes from history and make them into meaningful works of wearable art. The Art of Forgotten Things offers a brilliant new take on expressing your story within a jewelry design. Melanie shows how to create delicate beaded frames, clasps, nets, and components with seed beads and combine them with mixed-media elements for jewelry with an evocative look and feel. You'll also find an extensive techniques section that includes instructions for flat and tubular peyote, right-angle weave, bead netting, bead embroidery, and picot edges and fringes; basic jewelry techniques such as wire wrapping; mixed-media techniques such as foiling; and additional embellishment. Detailed step-by-step instructions are provided for each project. You'll learn about various types of beads used in the book's projects, from tiny seed beads to crystals, pressed glass, pearls, and more, as well as other materials, tools, and "treasures" that make each creation unique. In addition, Melanie explores using readily available materials and items that you might already have in your collection, along with directions for locating more unusual or vintage items. The Art of Forgotten Things is truly a one-of-a-kind masterpiece for all imaginative jewelry artists.

The United Editors Perpetual Encyclopedia

THIMBLE - EYE - THING . THIM'BLEFUL , n . -fûl . THIM'BLEFULS , n . plu . as much as a thimble can contain ; a very small quantity . THIMBLECASE , a case for a thimble . ThimbLE RIG , or -RIGGING , a sleight - of - hand trick in which a ...

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American Dictionary and Cyclopedia

In this thimbles , covering the pea now with one , now with sheets . sense generally compounded with any or no , and another , and offers to bet any ... Having a thin skin ; hence , up my things . thimble - rig , v . t . or i .

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The American Encyclop dic Dictionary

living being ; any lifeless material or object . thimble - coupling , s . Shakesp .: Taming of the Shrew , iv . 4 . “ Ye meads and groves , unconscious things !. Vach .: A kind of permanent coupling , of which 10.

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