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My Summer Beading Obsession

Here I am.   I’ve finally come out from under my beading mat and stepped away from my Cabochons, my tiny size 15 seed beads and my multi-colored Japanese Delicas.  642 more words


8 Indigenous Designers Who Need To Be On Your Radar

SEP 19, 2017

Let me preface by saying that making lists like this is hard you guys. Because obviously, there are so many… 1,495 more words

Art for Peace

This follows on from the previous piece, how to deal with the many unemployed servicemen after wars end. Traditionally, they became vagabonds, criminals and generally troublesome, so Duke Carl of Brunswick created a scheme to employ men after the end of the Seven Years’ War. 25 more words

The Cabin is ready!

What a great summer project, I am pretty happy with this one. This is one of the larger pieces I have done, 13 in. x 9 in.   24 more words

Új fülbevaló, új év

Ez a szokatlan évkezdés kicsit beütött a rendszernek, ezért poszt készítésére egyáltalán nem volt időm. Sajnos most a BoS project is szünetel, de az most nem is ide tartozik, arról majd később. 307 more words

Marie Antoinette

Every year the lovely team at Stitch and Craft in Dorset hold a ‘Challenge’ Competition.  I’ve entered four times now, and every year I’ve found the process both challenging and useful – it’s the best way I know to push myself, using their topics and materials to explore new techniques and styles, and try to produce the best work I can.   1,006 more words


Pip beads

The lovely beady folk at Preciosa-Ornela are giving away beads every month this year and I was lucky enough to get some Pips in two colourways. 433 more words