Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bead Soup Blog Party

I was up the last 2 nights into the wee hours finishing my piece. I was using a beadweaving technique new to me. The necklace and earrings were inspired by the work of Sally Sersich, Sarah Klopping, and Kate McKinnon. … Continue reading

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Bead Soup Blog Party Friday at 9:01

Friday night at 9:01 Pacific Standard Time is the Bead Soup Blog Party. Lori Anderson organized it and there are 400 people participating.  Lori matched all of us up with partners. We sent each other beads to create jewelry. … Continue reading

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Summer Color Surprise Blog Hop Reveal

Welcome to the Summer Color Surprise Blog Hop! All of the participants received a set of beads in different colors. The challenge was to create something with at least half of the beads we were sent. Here are the beads … Continue reading

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Summer Color Surprise Blog Hop

The blog hop is this Saturday. I have been working on a necklace using a beautiful set of beads from Pine Ridge Treasures ( and some of my own beads. I was inspired by a necklace in Beaded Colorways by … Continue reading

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Bead Soup!

I received an interesting package in the mail today: Hm. Very interesting. I couldn’t wait to open it! This is what was inside: Wow! Beautiful beads! Asian theme. I love it. Now to get my creative juices flowing….

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Four a Month June

Since January I have been in a Flickr group called Four a Month (FAM). It involves a jewelry making challenge. “Four A Month (FAM) is a personal challenge with no limitations on design, materials, or intent. Explore the idea of … Continue reading

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Four a Month June 001

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