Yet More Bead Finishes!

Well, now that you have your head around AB, Crystal Capri and Zairit, let me lay some more bead finish terms on you. As you may remember (from last week’s posts) – a finish is a treatment or coating applied to a bead to modify it’s colour or texture. So, you’re feeling pretty confident there – well – how do you feel about Oily? Pearl – sure, Lustre, sounds good, but Oily? What about Iris? (Ok, what about her?) Seedbeads add some more terms to your beady vocabulary. We have your, by now, familiar AB (Aurora Borealis) and Matte finish …