Fill the Cuff with Stuff and Donut miss these Stones

You were just admiring the cuffs on the cover of the new Beadwork magazine, and thinking to yourself, where can I get my hands on those cuffs, or those cuffs on my wrists, to be more to the point! And Lo! Here these are – Nunn Designs cuff blanks – in Antique Gold and Antiqued Silver!   But wait – there are more wonderful items this week! Like the new Swarovski Iridescent Dark Blue and Light Blue Pearls. These are really beautiful – I think you will like them a lot. Great new stone stuff too – Stone Donut Pendants …

Stargazer Beaded Bead

In celebration of their 15th anniversary, BeadWork magazine is having a beaded bead contest. Bead One is called Seeing Stars and is by Melinda Barta, editor of BeadWork. You can find this pattern in the February/March 2012 issue. Bead Two is Clustered Beaded Bead by Gwen Fisher and is in the April/May issue. Bead Three is the Stargazer Beaded Bead by Florence Turnour in the June/July issue. Bead Four is the Treasure Trove Beaded Bead by Cynthia Newcomer Daniel in the August/September issue. The last bead, Bead Five, is the Dewdrop Beaded Bead by Cindy Holsclaw which incorporates Tila’s and …

Congratulations to Pamela Kearns

We were all feeding off the awesome news that Pam shared with us yesterday… One of her pieces has been accepted for the July 2013 issue of BeadWork Magazine!!! You can see more off Pam’s work on her website Peyote Dreams. Pam is a popular teacher at BeadFX. I have personally taken some of her courses – Herringbone Bracelet as well as Sparkly Wheels. She is very patient and knowledgeable. If you haven’t taken a class with her yet, I suggest you do – and conveniently she has some coming up! September 27, 2012 Jewellery Making 101 (class at BeadFX) …