Tag Archives: handmade

Music To My Eyes

Thank you to Kelly Rodgers of Beadin’ Black and Blue for hosting this blog hop. We were supposed to be inspired to make something (jewelry or art) based on our favorite song. Naming a favorite anything is difficult for me. I always … Continue reading

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October Fest Blog Hop 2012 Reveal: Another Fine Mess

I joined this blog hop because I really liked the idea that is was a celebration of Autumn and the idea was for any craft to be welcome whether it be food, decor, handmade beads, jewelry, art, poetry or whatnot. … Continue reading

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Holiday Bling Blog Hop 2012 Reveal

The holidays are a very busy time for crafters; either we are making stuff to sell or we’re making stuff to give our friends as gifts…or both! That’s why it was such a great idea for Shelley Graham Turner (of … Continue reading

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Framed Screen Jewelry Holder Project

Two of my friends have a piece of screen attached to wooden dowels on either end to hang their earrings from.  The trouble with those is that they’re hard to hang leverback earrings.  I started to look on Etsy to … Continue reading

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For the love of Art Beads

Having a deep love of lampwork beads unfortunately does not mean I can create them.  Because it would cost a small fortune for me to be able to make them (buying the equipment, renting the workspace, buying the materials, taking … Continue reading

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Animals Design Challenge

Here are my entries for the B’Sue Boutiques challenge round on animals.  The first is a necklace called Walking the Dog inspired by one of my favorite Pasty Cline songs, of course. Vintage glass mushroom and butterfly cabochons, silver Scottie … Continue reading

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