Good morning, Beady Readers! There are new links in our list of highlights – be sure to check out the newest additions!
A Bead A Day
Lisa shares her selection of summery pink beads and crystals. The “Watermelon Crawl” bead mix is sure to conjure up visions of a family picnic on a warm summer day!
About.com Jewelry Making
Take these quick polls about wearing and making jewelry. Which are your favorite pieces?
Art Bead Scene
The Trendy Bead shows off wood filigree pendants.
Barbe Saint John – New Jewelry from Forgotten Artifacts
Read Barbe’s interview on the Objects and Elements blog.
Cyndi’s initial thoughts on working with the new CopprClay. There’ll be lots of projects coming this summer!
Carmi’s Art/Life World
Carmi hand felts a pretty bead from wool roving.
Cindy Gimbrone aka Lampwork Diva
A trip to glass city doesn’t go as well as planned. Yet Cindy finds inspiration and few new tools!
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
Melanie mixes up gunmetal chains and components with brass to make a necklace with one of her Toolbox Treasure pendants
Heather sketches out some new designs using this summer’s hottest color.
Jean Campbell Ink: Eureka!
Beading in the fresh air clears the mind, bringing fresh creativity.
Lorelei’s Blog: Inside the Studio
Searching for some new inspiration? Lorelei’s got just the place for you to find it!
Snap out of it, Jean! There’s beading to be done!
Jean reviews Wirework, a new book by the famous Dale “Cougar” Armstrong
Strands of Beads
Melissa shows off her new lunar phases and compass rose designs
The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton
While traveling in Florida, Andrew shares a new variation on a favorite skull bracelet.