Tag Archives: lampwork

Heather Trimlett’s 40-Bead Challenge

A couple of years ago I participated in Heather Trimlett’s challenge to improve my beadmaking skills by making 40 beads using her instructions: • about 1/2”–5/8” in diameter • using DOTS only as a decorative element • melting ALL dots … Continue reading

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Second Annual Challenge of Travel Blog Hop

About a year ago I joined Erin Prais-Hintz of Tesori Trovati Jewelry In a blog hop making jewelry inspired by a country of our choice. I chose Laos, a country I plan to visit some day. This year Erin changed … Continue reading

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Bead Hoarder’s Blog Hop

This blog hop was started by Laurie Anderson. She noticed that many of us are ‘really, really good at collecting beads, but not so good at parting with them!” I joined the blog hop to get motivated to use some of the … Continue reading

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7th Bead Soup Blog Party

This is the second time I signed up for Lori Anderson’s Bead Soup Blog Party. There are 500 people in this blog party! Lori is spending hours dividing up the group into partners. The partners will send each other beads … Continue reading

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Memories and Thanks Blog Hop

Lori Anderson started this blog hop in November when she learned a friend, Marianna, had passed away. According to Lori “This blog hop is both for Marianna and for those people in our lives who mean a lot to us … Continue reading

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