Monthly Archives: November 2009

The Bead Dreamer’s Cyber Monday Jewelry Party

The Bead Dreamer’s Cyber Monday Jewelry Party took place Monday 11/30/09 from 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM EST (GMT -5).  I enjoyed meeting and talking with those of you who were on the phone and hope to do this again.  … Continue reading

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The Fascinating Jewelry of Professor Quentin Ziplash

When I came across the jewelry of Professor Quentin Ziplash, I just knew I had to share it with my readers.  Not only is the jewelry fun, imaginative, and creative, the Professor’s titles and descriptions draw you into his world … Continue reading

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Bead Dreamer Cyber Monday Jewelry Party

Join me on Monday, 11/30/09 at noon EST (GMT -5) for a Bead Dreamer Cyber Monday jewelry party.  Call in to chat with me, ask questions about my jewelry, and enjoy talking with other callers.  I’ll be offering a special … Continue reading

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Cobalt, Green and Soft Cream

My inspiration for making this bracelet was the gorgeous cobalt and white handmade glass center bead.  Cobalt blue is a strong color and very often when I use strong colors, I use them with other strong colors capable of holding … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays.  For me, it is simple, quiet, all about family and gratitude.  Today I will enjoy time with my family and reflect on how very much I have to be thankful for.

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Book Giveaway Winners

Winners have been selected for the giveaway of two signed copies of Creative Native American Beading.  One winner is Christine from Tallahassee, FL and the other is Piroska from Ontario, Canada.  Two very delighted winners will be working on Native … Continue reading

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Design Inspiration – CZ Teardrops

I had never worked with Cubic Zirconia Beads or components prior to making this piece.  I knew CZ was a less expensive alternative to diamonds and was often seen in settings similar to those you would find for diamonds and … Continue reading

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