Tag Archives: bead blogs

Druzy and Beady Links

Druzy¬†seems to continue its popularity and I think the little pieces of gold trimmed loveliness are just wonderful. Sometimes I think all a piece of druzy needs is a simple chain. This time, I wanted to do more. I chose … Continue reading

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Art Lifts Us Up

I was in Richmond, VA this weekend for my son’s wedding. During the day, Chris and I walked around and explored the city. I love navigating city’s on foot when I can. Rather than driving by in a whiz, I … Continue reading

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Me, Enameling and Crafty Beady Links

I made these earrings recently with cobalt blue brass rounded rectangles that I enameled. The heat of the kiln turned the brass a coppery color which I think works beautifully with the blue. It has just been a while since … Continue reading

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Love, Bead and Craft Links

Love and postal increases are in the air. Valentines Day is just ahead. It is a sweet holiday. Chris and I keep it very low key. No crowded restaurants with lines out of the door. No stress. A simple meal … Continue reading

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Beads and Crafts – Always Good Things

The bead blogger and craft blogger groups have joined forces and I am delighted to share links from both. Here’s what’s going on. Bead. Craft. Enjoy! A Bead A Day Is it over or just beginning? Lisa’s asking the same … Continue reading

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Me at Penland and Beady Links

I just returned from two weeks at Penland School of Crafts studying enameling. Here I am in the upper metal studio, it is upstairs from lower metals, hence the name. The first time I studied at Penland, I was amazed … Continue reading

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Magazine Feature + Beady Links

My little birds nest earrings are in this month’s Bead Trends magazine! This is the first time one of my jewelry pieces has been shown in a national magazine. I got brave enough to try submitting something because of encouragement … Continue reading

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