Bringing you all the gossip from the Desperate ABS Neighborhood….
About.com Jewelry Making
It’s party time! Mix it up with your own beaded cocktail! Tammy shows you how and what to do with the mess afterwards.
Art Bead Scene
It’s cold outside! Get a clasp on things.
Barbe Saint John – New Jewelry from Forgotten Artifacts
Barbe Reviews the fiber jewelry book “Elements of Style”
Tips on submitting your work to BeadStyle magazine
Carmi’s Art/Life World
Carmi “repurposes” a belt into a new necklace.
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
Melanie’s finishes her Alchemical Glove costume project: an intricately articulated metal glove constructed of brass filigree and jump rings.
Jewelry & Beading
Combine wirework and embroidery with stringing to make a beautiful one-of-a-kind necklace.
Strands of Beads
Melissa shows off an unusual stash acquisition – mammoth bone beads
The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton
Andrew shares six new earring designs, utilizing some of his favorite artisan made components.
Have you heard any good dirt in the beading world? We’d love for you to share!
Gossiped…errr…reported by Cindy Gimbrone, The Desperate ABS Editor.