Peyote Stitch Bead Weaving Class- Saturday August 10. 2pm-4pm

Peyote Stitch Bead Weaving Class- Saturday August 10. 2pm-4pm
  AugFlyer13 I am starting a regular class schedule running every 2nd Saturday at 2pm at Technology cooperative. This Saturday August 10th will be a seed bead weaving class. Students will learn the even count Peyote stitch and will make a bracelet using this technique. I’ve chosen Hex seed beads because they are unusual, stack ...

Bead and Button Show- Milwaukee, Il June 2013

  I was so honored, overwhelmed and tickled pink to go to the Bead and Button Show this year. It was my first time EVER and I had a blast. Yes, the vendors were amazing…and so tempting. Yes, the displays were mind blowing…there was even a seed beaded Kimono-life sized! Yes, the instructors were incredible… ...

Busy

 Busy is an understatement. Doing so much I feel like I’ve just had my head down and I’ve been running! I haven’t posted since APRIL – whew! I need to catch up. I made it to Bead & Button and saw so many amazing things. I created one of the best Silver pieces I’ve made ...

Dragonfly Pendant

Dragonfly Pendant
 Just finished this pretty little bug (dragonfly, as if you couldn’t tell). I was really torn with this one. I love making huge pieces because I love wearing huge pieces but this one is for sale so I wanted detail without making it too ostentatious. I chose these tiny little glass briolettes I found at ...

Starting Classes

Starting Classes
 Devil’s in the Details What is the best stringing wire for each project? What are those two notches in my crimping pliers? What are Crimping pliers? This is a technique driven class designed to help you take the beautiful designs you see in your head and turn them into Jewelry meant to last. Class Fee ...