Tuesday, 2 March 2010
Bead blog recap week 8
A late recap of Manekis pärlblogg blog posts, week 8. To that, a short amount of post due to other things taking up time for me.
Make wooden finger rings
Why not make your own finger rings from wood? Perhaps even an engagement ring with crystal.
Beads for fishing -- fishing supplies for jewellery
Some beads can be used as bait or lure to catch fish. For example, they can be used in artistic hand-tied fishing flies. But fishing supplies like swivel snaps, flies (without hooks) and lures can also be used for making jewellery.
Art Bead Scene Turquoise color challenge
Together with colour expert Margie Deeb, ABS is announcing a challenge contest. Make a piece using the colour palette presented.
Make a pendant of a broken box clasp
How to make a pendant of a decorative box clasp with broken "tab". Also includes a few other tips on what to make with the stripped clasp.
Lovely shell pearl mixes
Rings & Things have got some lovely shell pearl mixes in four different sizes and five different palettes.
Use the Muse IV
This is the fourth time Scarlett Lanson is holding the international bead kit contest using a secret "muse", i e a special jewellery part.