Tutorial – Leather and Seed Bead Bracelet

I love the way that being part of the Art Elements team inspirers each of us to try new things and it seems that Cathy's March challenge, Amulet bags and more recent Leather Love posts now have me well and…
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Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Color / Texture

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge this week is a color and texture palette suggestion by Lesley Watt...   Lesley Watt: for this weeks sanity challenge I'm using this visual prompt rather than a word...colour, texture, pattern...how it makes you…
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Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Moon

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge this week is Our Moon.   Our moon has been our solitary companion since earliest days of our solar system. We are still not certain exactly how or when it came into being, but the leading theory is that a…
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Leather Love-Part One

I have always loved leather. The look, the smell, the texture- it's just heavenly. The buttery soft lambskins or deerskins are my favorite but I also love hair-on-hide cow leather. I had never worked with leather until I took a…
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