I made this collage of some newly listed Lumber Components that I just listed in my Etsy shop. Thanks to Lorelei for her wonderful tutorial on the Art Bead Scene blog on making collages in Picassa. It was very helpful... I have been wanting a tool like this for a long time.
What does your Monday jewelry look like? Do you find you grab more sparkle for an added boost?
Are you trying to pinch those pennies when it comes to making jewelry? Here are some ideas to help you out.
This week we have a Monthly Challenge treasury to share and inspire you.
Bead Chic by Margot Potter Book Review and Giveaway
Have you seen what you can do with macrame? Don't think hemp, think colorful and modern!
Another felted and beaded pendant is turned into a necklace by Carmi.
This week's Wednesday Wire is all about the rings.
Melanie faces her fears of home improvement by relating it to her beloved jewelry crafts.
Katie's dreaming up jewelry projects inspired by the season. Leave a comment for a chance to win a Beads, Baubles & Jewels DVD!
Lorelei and Nancy Schindler paired up for a beading challenge, check out the results here!
Jean reviews the amazing tutorial, Color Drenched Metal, by Shannon LeVart, which is available at Shannon's Etsy Shop: missficklemedia. This is a FANTASTIC opportunity for eager designers to learn how to patinate a variety of metals in gorgeous, vivid colors!
To celebrate his birthday, Andrew hosts a week of giveaways! Five days! Five giveaways!
Melanie is an artist, blogger, writer, and ceramic beadmaker at Earthenwood Studio. Her beads and components can be found at her Etsy shop and her jewelry can be found in her Etsy Galleria. To comment on this post, visit the original post at the Earthenwood Studio Chronicles Blog.