Working in the centre of the Bead-A-Verse!

You might think that working in the centre of the bead-a-verse (aka BeadFX) is an easy job! But, I’m here to say that it’s definitely not! Just ask my co-workers!! You are always surrounded by sparkly temptation!!! Not only that, but you are also surrounded by creative beaders, whose pieces are positively drool worthy. Also, what about cashing out someone, who has just purchased that string of semi-precious, that you’ve been lusting over for weeks? Rats! Then, how about the weekly updates? You don’t even know that you want something, until you spot it on the Thursday morning update. Temptation …

Element of Surprise – or so it seems!

Building an element of surprise into your pieces, is an interesting challenge. But why would you want to do that? To make your piece unique, that’s why! I already do some of this, but not on a conscious basis. But what if I decide to add it to some of my 2022 art pieces, on purpose? It will definitely challenge me, but I know that I won’t be able to commit to this change 100%. It will be an interesting way to take charge, and further develop my work. Growth is always important! I’ve been working on my pearl knotting …