Tag Archives: bead blogs

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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Blog Anniversary and Beady Links

My blog turned three years old yesterday. I waited until today to do my anniversary post because Bead Soup kicked off yesterday. Both events deserved their own day in my way of thinking. To celebrate, I thought I’d post this … Continue reading

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Making Links and Beady Links

These are steel links I’ve been making. My fingers are all dark from the soot. I love doing it. Taking wire from a spool from the hardware store and turning it into jewelry. A nail brush and some soap and … Continue reading

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Bead Blogger Links

I love being part of such a creative, sharing community. Beads rock. Click. Read. Bead. Beading Arts Cyndi’s favorite wire guru, Paul Bishop, shares a wonderful tutorial with Cyndi’s readers! A Bead A Day Earrings make great gifts in a … Continue reading

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Bead Blogger Links

Enjoy June. Enjoy summer. Click. Read. Bead. Lorelei’s Blog: Inside the Studio Summer is just days away. Come on over to check out the latest installtion from the Earthenwood Design Team. Beading Arts Wire tutorials and resources galore on Beading … Continue reading

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Bead Blogger Links

Loving the creative life. Click. Bead. Read. The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton Andrew hosts one of the biggest Thursday Giveaways EVER! You could win TWELVE coin pendants from his Shop! Snap out of it, Jean! There’s beading to … Continue reading

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