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.
"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