Classes at beadFX January 16 – 22

I’ve Learned Peyote Stitch…Now What, Jan. 16 11am – 2pmSo you’ve learned how to do the peyote stitch, what’s next? Here’s a class where you can learn how to create your own peyote patterns and adjust patterns. Coils, Soup and a Stone, Jan. 18 6pm-9pmThis is a cool mixed pattern necklace: semi-precious stones, seed beads, chain, coiled beads – all in one necklace. And hey, who says you can’t add your own? Beaded Bow Bracelet, Jan. 20 6pm-9pm This wireworked bracelet calls for precision and detail for a beautiful finished look. Try it in Copper, Argentium Silver or 14k Gold …

And a wandering we will go…..

I am so easily distracted lately. In attempting to write the blog post this morning, I was surfing around in need of some inspiration. I don’t think I really made it far enough to be inspired by anything…. hehehe Here’s what I’ve done so far…Spent 20 minutes clicking ‘surprise me’ on the smitten kitchen blog, because of course caramelized shallots have ‘everything’ to do with beading and jewelry. 🙂  I then got distracted by a link on facebook which took me to the amazing artwork of Wesley Flemming. Be sure to have a look through his gallery. Incredible glass insects!! …