Merry Christmas to My Blog Readers

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I was going to post a photo of the beads I am going to give away and then I thought, “Where’s the surprise in THAT?” … and then I realized that the last day before shipping would arrive for Christmas was yesterday. Oh well …. (Shrug!) … we are all busy busy busy this time […]

Show Beads

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These are just some of the beads I will be bringing to the 2010 Open House and Christmas Sale show this weekend.  I have some loose beads that I am bringing as well as the Heart and Soul mugs I have been making. To see photos of those, jump over to my flickr page. I […]

Etsy Catalog

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I feel like Oprah when I sing out, “NOW EVERYONE CAN HAVE AN ETSYYYYYYYYYYYY CATALOOOOOOOOOOOOG!” So how cool is this?  Go to http://etsycatalog.com and set yours up today. It looks like you can add up to 100 listings.  Maybe more can be added, I don’t know. It seems like it is set to about 100. […]

Brown Sprig Beads with Beadcaps

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This also is a simple sprig leaf design with a simple brown glaze.  This rich neutral color will enhance any jewelry design. It was a bright sunshiny day and so I did not bother with lights as I took these pictures which have appeared in my blog this last week.  In case anyone was wondering […]

Victorian or Venetian Red?

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I have been doing a lot of serious whinning about Venetian Red being discontinued by Mayco and the othr day when I was glazing these I looked at the jar and lo and behold the glaze is actually named “VICTORIAN RED”. My bad … I regret I did not apply a black underglaze to these […]