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Why Would You Want 2 Become Brave?

Hello, I’m Kelly and If you’ve stumbled across my blog we have something in common.  We have both either known someone or been someone who has struggled with fear and anxiety. 236 more words

A lesson in colour

The next magazine that provided inspiration was the June/July 2018 issue of Beadwork magazine.

As always, there are lots of lovely designs in this issue, but one feature that I look forward to in every issue is called Simply Seeds. 631 more words

Sun Star Brooch

It’s been a long time coming, but I’ve finally finished my Sun Star Brooch tutorial.  This is my first bead embroidery tutorial, and has evolved over a number of years from a bezelled RAW ring to it’s current huge embroidered flamboyant form, with a centrepiece… 320 more words



I don’t seem to have had much time for beadwork recently, but a few months ago I did manage to finish a new piece: a sunburst dodecahedron! 257 more words


Playing with bright colours

I’ve been a little short on beady mojo lately – I have some big pieces and tutorials that are nearly done, I keep having to restock my materials packs and I’m plenty busy, but because I’m procrastinating about some of those things I don’t feel I want to start any big new designs of my own.  293 more words


Baroque Tape Measure Beadalong for International Beading Week

The lovely Gill Goldfinch runs Whitstable Bead ‘n’ Banter, and rather excitingly is hosting a Bead in of my Baroque Tape Measure for International Beading week. 253 more words


Bucks Art Weeks

Set up for Bucks Art Weeks.

You can see some of Bob’s screen prints and photos in the background. We had a good first weekend and will be open from 12.00 until 6.00 pm on Friday 15th – Sunday 17th June and the following weekend same days and times.