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First Friday

Doug and I just got back from the First Friday opening at the Bear Gallery. What a great show. Lots of talented people in the Fairbanks area. 50 more words

The Embroidery Corner

The Embroidery Corner

The Embroidery Corner is a 16-week course that can be started at any time during the 16 weeks. The course will introduce the student to hand embroidery techniques including traditional, silk ribbon, raised and textured, and beaded stitches. 228 more words



I started beading because a few of my friends had taken some classes and encouraged me to join a beading group they had formed. I self-taught myself a few of the patterns and found I really liked peyote (the stitch, not the drug).  135 more words

Shibori ribbon doesn’t have to be used in large amounts to have a lovely effect!  Here is a pair of earrings using just a snippet of silk ribbon in the beaded embroidery.

Bead Embroidery

Blue Goddess is finished.

I completed this last week…forgot to take pictures and post. She sure is Blue! Trying to come up with my next project….

Prosperity Sunset Necklace

This leopardskin jasper and onyx necklace was inspired by the exquisite sunsets on Lake Murray in Prosperity, SC. Our family spent a week in this unique town. 89 more words


Daydreamer Bracelace

Bracelace? Yeah, you read it right and no I didn’t have an spelling accident! It’s a word I just made up to describe the piece of beadwork I’ve just made :P The design is by Jill Wiseman, called Daydreamer Rope – … 194 more words