Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Cat

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge this week is Cat.   Cats have long been part of human life, with signs of domestication dating back to around 12,000 years ago. They originated in the near east, so it is little wonder they show up in the…
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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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March Theme Challenge Reveal-Amulet Bags

I am happy to announce the BIG reveal of the amulet bags. I became obsessed with making these little pouches and I believe a few of my fellow AE members did as well. Thank you to everyone who decided to…
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