Lampwork Finally

Yeeesh, I never thought I’d have so much trouble posting the beads this week. Let’s hope that next week is better! How to Buy: Send an email to info@beadfx.com with code of the bead you would like. We can either, and let us know how you would prefer to pay for it. We’ve got lots of options for you! Without further ado…. Up first, we have a 30mm diameter puffy tab bead from Erin of Airwynn Glass – Code Lampwork2-8 $29.00 Next up, a nice big Dwyn sized focal tab. Lots going on in this one. You’ll be staring into …

You can’t call it that!

So – I’m behind a minivan in an intersection – typical minivan – and it has the model name on the side. “Montana” it says. And the van is a dark green. And I thinks to myself, thinks I: “They can’t call it that and paint it that colour. If its Montana – it has to be blue. And a dark blue at that.” I’ve spent so much time living with beads that Montana is a shade of dark blue – and woe to anyone who tries to tell me otherwise. Oddly enough, I didn’t have a problem with Don …

The Most Valuable Jewelry Making Resource on the Internet

If you want to make jewelry – seriously want to make jewelry – and you listen to nothing else I ever say – listen to this. The most comprehensive and complete jewelry making reference and forum is Ganoksin – known to participants of the mailing list as the “orchid list.” The reference material, articles, videos – are a huge help to those who want to learn – or are just curious. And the mailing list, although very high volume – has a huge amount of information on it. If you can take the time to read it – you will …