…now I’ve lost your trust forever…
I wish I had a whole room lined with these organizers, but then I would need more beads to fill them. 🙂
through wire trimmings and mixed up seed bead colors was more than
slightly boring after several hours, so in between that (always
multi-tasking!) I got busy clearing out my hoarded polymer clay beads. I
had been keeping way too much for myself! Some of these are beads back
from my early bead making days, some are new, and many were unfinished
beads that for one reason or another had been laid aside. In the end, I
was left with a only few favorite things for myself and the rest was
ready for new homes.
Next I spent the better part of
two days arranging them into sets (that was so much fun!),
photographing, and finally listing them in my Etsy shop.
With all my jewelry making beads and polymer beads organized, I started to work on straightening up my bead making supplies…
never know what you’ll find during a studio cleanup! These are tiny
baked bits of polymer from my carved and faceted beads. Still not sure
what I want to do with them, but they were just too pretty to throw out.
Lastly, I unearthed my carved molds and stamps. I’m definitely going to be using some of these again in the near future!
new polymer order should be here later today or Monday and I’ll be
right back at sculpting beads again. It was so nice and invigorating to
take this mini vacation—I always feel better when things are in their
right place and now new ideas are starting to grow in my mind for my
I hope you’ve also had a creative last 2 weeks! What new creative things are happening for you? Do share!