Back from Tucson

By Cindy Goldrick It was, as always, a whirlwind of excitement under sunny blue skies. I got out to a few shows but spent most of my time at the To Bead True Blue show.  At the Pueblo show I drooled over the Fretz Tools and ended up splurging on Bill’s new cast iron soldering pan — just the small one though, since I was pretty sure the big one would tip my luggage over the 50lb mark. I’m in love with it and I know it will last a lifetime.  Also at the Pueblo show I found a smoking …

You’ll Love our February Classes

In writing this week’s blog I looked up synonyms for love; after all, Valentine’s Day is coming up. I found words like ‘adore’, ‘immensely enjoy’ and quite a few others that were not appropriate for any blog. So, let’s see what words we can use! Our mid-February classes feature quite a few new classes that you’ll treasure. Pamela Kearns is teaching the Dot Stitch – a variation of spiral rope that creates clusters that resemble little beaded beads that you’ll want to include in your designs. Anne Marie Desaulniers has a new bead embroidery project that seed beaders will cherish. …