Gargoyle earrings, perfect as we head into fall don’t you think? I made these using decoupage and added my soldered, hammered and darkened brass rings. I have no idea how long my dark brass ring phase will last. It’s going pretty strong at the moment.
Yes, the days are getting shorter. The perfect time to check out some beady blogs.
A Bead A Day
Have you ever made a zipper pull to match a pair of earrings? Check out this first attempt!
About.com Jewelry Making
Jazz up your eyes with this beaded eye glass chain tutorial.
Art Bead Scene
Shannon shares some tricks of the trade regarding jewelry metal punches.
What do you do with copper tube beads? Make a fabulous necklace, of course!
Cindy Gimbrone Beads
This week’s Tuesday Tangle is about experimentation and trying new designs.
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
Melanie gets ready to join up in the Etsy Boot Camp and is looking for more recruits!
Resin crafts has a few tips about resin and polymer clay.
Snap out of it, Jean! There’s beading to be done!
Jean reviews (and holds a giveaway!) of Jamie Cloud Eakin’s fabulous new bead embroidery technique book, coming out in early October! And posts a Blythe doll photo, of course.
The Bead Dreamer
Love miniatures? Charlene takes miniature book components, paper, ribbon and a few beads and makes a mini book necklace. You can too!