Make Your Own ~ Beaded Fringe Feather Focal

It's time for another tutorial! With my studio quickly becoming overrun by painted feathers, I'm finding myself thinking more and more about how to use them in jewelry. If you make beads or components, I'm sure you know that feeling—sometimes…
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Embracing Change

There has been a recent need to reorganize and I lost my temporary studio or as my husband calls it the crafting storage room.  By needing to move it all again something became very apparent for really the first time…
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Freeform Friday: travel beading

Seed beads. Bead embroidery.Needles and thread.Focals and fabric.delicas, 15's and 11's...glass and gemstones.rounds, drops, daggers, lentils...  This month I am going on a real vacation. The kind that is longer than 3 days and requires a passport. We are going…
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A Little Out Of The Ordinary…

Every thought about trying a new medium in your bead or jewellery design? Something a bit different from the usual metal, glass, ceramic or other clays or maybe something that would cross over from another craft activity. Well take a…
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