Coin pearl cocktail ring

I By Cindy Goldrick About a year ago I was inspired by a huge Art Deco-style cocktail ring I saw in a magazine and decided, since I was busy creating bead embroidered vintage buttons, to adapt the technique to a ring that riffed on the jewelled one I coveted. Here’s how I did it.  I chose the flattest coin pearl from a strand of them. It had a slight pinkish tint to it but also had flecks of gold and so I got busy and looked through my stash to find some coordinating seed beads and crystals. The picture above …

Creativity Abounds at our mid-September classes

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer. Helen Hunt Jackson Read more at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/h/helenhuntj192240.html?src=t_september By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer. Helen Hunt Jackson Read more at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/h/helenhuntj192240.html?src=t_september By all these lovely tokens September days are here, With summer’s best of weather And autumn’s best of cheer. –   Helen Hunt Jackson, September, 1830-1885  Our September classes continue with some new projects! Seedbeaders will love Pauline Peskoff’s new earring designs and, if you love beads and wire …