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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One Year of stitches – Three Months in

It hardly seems possible that we're already three months into the year and that I'm three months into the stitching project I told you about at the beginning of January...But it is and I thought it was maybe time to…
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Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Star

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge this week is Star.   “The cosmos is within us. We are made of star-stuff. We are a way for the universe to know itself.”  ― Carl Sagan   This quote - one of my favorites about stars - is a profound…
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