Oopss! Sorry I’m a bit late posting this morning – The Teen graduated from high school! Here’s a quick snapshot of us after graduation – I’m wearing my “Smokey Blues” necklace from my last Studio Saturday! Enough about me, it’s all about the links! Without further adieu, let’s see what’s going on in the Bead Blogging world….
A Bead A Day
Let’s have a Tiki party! Lisa found Tiki beads at Big Lots for $1.00 and is looking for ideas!
About.com Jewelry Making
Thinking of selling on-line but worried about the cost? Tammy has discovered three freebie sites for selling your jewelry, crafts, and vintage items.
Art Bead Scene
Art Bead Scene finds findings worth finding!
Barbe Saint John – New Jewelry from Forgotten Artifacts
thoughts about creating multiple streams of income as a jewelry artist
Cyndi has a copy of “Metalworking 101 for Beaders” to give away!
Carmi’s Art/Life World
Carmi’s button maker is the reason for this new vintage image necklace.
Cindy Gimbrone aka Lampwork Diva
Cindy rewinds on wire.
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
Melanie shows her Steampunk Sampler class made of mixed metals, industrial porcelain, and cold connections.
Lorelei’s Blog: Inside the Studio
Lorelei’s studio is in total disarray. Check out some pics and if you have suggestions, she would totally be appreciative!
Snap Out of It, Jean! There’s Beading to be Done!
Jean is delighted to review Totally Twisted by Kerry Bogert! You will LOVE this book which focuses on wire and art beads!
Strands of Beads
Melissa discusses the process of reworking a weak necklace design – the revised version of which now appears on the cover of The Best of Step by Step Beads.
The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton
Always on the hunt for unique components, Andrew spotlights “pinch bail components” from Shoutrinse on Etsy!