Jennifer Cameron

Combining fire and glass since 2005, Jen Cameron discovered jewelry making after realizing a small child could disappear in the growing collection of beads sitting around the house. Jen is the adoring mother of two, jackpot winner in the husband category, and zookeeper of several pets. Jen is also the instigator for bringing together this team of innovative, talented, passionate and dynamic women to write for Art Jewelry Elements.

Texture vs No Texture: what difference does it really make?

In anticipation of next week's (Tuesday May 2nd, to be precise.)  component of the month reveal for April, I thought it might be fun to share a little bit about the surface texture of the beads. The beads pictured in…
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April Component of the Month Giveaway Winners!

Sorry for the late announcement. My flight was supposed to land at 2p yesterday. It landed at 10:30p. By the time I got home, got a load of laundry started and got settled, I was just done.  Without further ado,…
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April Component of the Month

It's already April...wow. That means it's my turn to host the component of the month design challenge. I've created various lampwork focal beads with several layers of color and texture for participants to use. They are similar in appearance and…
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Making While on the Go – or How to Save your Sanity

2500. The average number of miles I drive every month. When I tell people I spend a LOT of time in my car, and I don't have a job like traveling salesman, they don't understand how this is possible. These…
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