Monthly Archives: May 2011

Charity auction for Beads of Courage – please help this great cause!

Love lampwork beads? Love to support a good cause? Then this is the opportunity for you to kill two birds with one stone!!! The Fire Divas believe strongly in giving back whenever they can, and here is a collection of

Charity auction for Beads of Courage – please help this great cause!

Love lampwork beads? Love to support a good cause? Then this is the opportunity for you to kill two birds with one stone!!! The Fire Divas believe strongly in giving back whenever they can, and here is a collection of

Streamlining – Progress Report

If you’ve seen my blog post of this afternoon, then you know that I made a list of things that I want to stop doing in order to streamline my life & business. Here’s my progress report for today: Removed

Streamlining – Progress Report

If you’ve seen my blog post of this afternoon, then you know that I made a list of things that I want to stop doing in order to streamline my life & business. Here’s my progress report for today: Removed

What do you need to say "No" to?

Yesterday I browsed “Crafting an MBA“, one of my favorite blogs that promotes business thinking for designers and makers. In this thought provoking articleMegan Aumann talks about “selling your soul” and making a “stop doing” list. Her main points are:

What do you need to say "No" to?

Yesterday I browsed “Crafting an MBA“, one of my favorite blogs that promotes business thinking for designers and makers. In this thought provoking articleMegan Aumann talks about “selling your soul” and making a “stop doing” list. Her main points are:

The exhibit that didn’t happen

Remember when I blogged about the jewelry that I made for an juried exhibition in a Houston museum? Well, unfortunately there were not enough submissions for the exhibit, and it was cancelled. I can’t tell you how disappointed I was!

The exhibit that didn’t happen

Remember when I blogged about the jewelry that I made for an juried exhibition in a Houston museum? Well, unfortunately there were not enough submissions for the exhibit, and it was cancelled. I can’t tell you how disappointed I was!

A different kind of Aqua

Last Monday I went with my friend and fellow beadmaker Lori Bergmann to Olympic Color Rods in Seattle. I was originally only on the search for a certain blue tone, similar to CIM Sapphire. But we all know how it

A different kind of Aqua

Last Monday I went with my friend and fellow beadmaker Lori Bergmann to Olympic Color Rods in Seattle. I was originally only on the search for a certain blue tone, similar to CIM Sapphire. But we all know how it

Sale, Bead Star, Beadmaker’s Retreat

I’m back from my trip to Europe, and thrilled to be able to lampwork again. As great as it is to visit family & friends, I have to say I truly miss my work when I’m away from the torch.

Sale, Bead Star, Beadmaker’s Retreat

I’m back from my trip to Europe, and thrilled to be able to lampwork again. As great as it is to visit family & friends, I have to say I truly miss my work when I’m away from the torch.