Monthly Archives: August 2010

In the mood for a holiday jewelry challenge? Great!

I am still in denial, but yes, the holiday season is approaching … slowly … but steadily. That means it is time again for the Fire Divas to host another “The Holiday Season” Jewelry Challenge! For your inspiration here’s a

In the mood for a holiday jewelry challenge? Great!

I am still in denial, but yes, the holiday season is approaching … slowly … but steadily. That means it is time again for the Fire Divas to host another “The Holiday Season” Jewelry Challenge! For your inspiration here’s a

Overhauling my webpage

Just a fast update today. I didn’t make lots of beads this week … life was just too busy. Besides many other things going on, the main event was the 5th birthday of Charlotte, my oldest daughter . And I’m

Overhauling my webpage

Just a fast update today. I didn’t make lots of beads this week … life was just too busy. Besides many other things going on, the main event was the 5th birthday of Charlotte, my oldest daughter . And I’m

The Koru – experimenting with shapes from nature

New Zealand is my adopted home land and since long before immigrating there, during my first vacation in NZ, I fell in love with ferns. The silver fern is the national plant of NZ and tree ferns are my favorite

The Koru – experimenting with shapes from nature

New Zealand is my adopted home land and since long before immigrating there, during my first vacation in NZ, I fell in love with ferns. The silver fern is the national plant of NZ and tree ferns are my favorite

The merits of making test beads

One of the first things I learned in lampworking is not to mix different COE’s because they are not compatible and in most cases it will lead to broken or cracked beads. There are some exceptions to this rule and

The merits of making test beads

One of the first things I learned in lampworking is not to mix different COE’s because they are not compatible and in most cases it will lead to broken or cracked beads. There are some exceptions to this rule and

Short update – new sales venue

In my quest of branching out to become more independent from Ebay I am starting a collaboration with a shop in Seattle. It’s a fabulous small place that sells mainly jewelry (new and antique), but also art, artifacts and resale

Short update – new sales venue

In my quest of branching out to become more independent from Ebay I am starting a collaboration with a shop in Seattle. It’s a fabulous small place that sells mainly jewelry (new and antique), but also art, artifacts and resale