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For some time I’ve collected buttons of all descriptions. Recently I saw an Ebay offer of bakelite & other vintage buttons. I acquired the lot & found it included buttons with a type of glass patterning like Venetian millefiori. 144 more words


Recovering Beadaholic

A few years ago, I went through a feverish phase of bead collecting. I still occasionally fall for a juicy string of vintage beads, but the most virulent stage of the madness seems to have passed.  571 more words

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Bling Jewelry Red Murano Glass Heart Millefiori Earrings Pendant Set 925 Silver

This is a ravishing murano glass jewelry set with earrings and pendant. This Venetian glass jewelry set says I love you. It is comprised of a murano red glass heart and two smaller heart earrings. 96 more words

"It was a Dark and Stormy Night"

Finally rain in Southern California. Lately I have been working with polymer clay. It has been almost or maybe even more fun than painting. Any color you need to finish or start a project any time. 303 more words

My New Blog!!!!

Well, I did it.  After what seems like years of thinking about it, I did it!  I started a blog.  And of course I have no idea what I’m doing but it’s kinda fun learning.  66 more words


Polymer clay Sakura Tree Cane Tutorial

This technique incorporates the use of negative space.  I added blue flecks of clay in the mix of cherry blossoms to make it look like sky behind the tree.   31 more words

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