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New thoughts, and a massive SALE!!!

I’m a creative person. In lots of ways. I write. I take photos. I make things. I enjoy cooking and experimenting. And I have a short attention span. 348 more words



I have been asked to make patterns available for my designs, but I don’t do on-line sales. I have patterns and kits available for about 10 designs, and run classes locally in Amersham. 45 more words


A few variations of previous designs

Nothing completely new here, but redesigned bails for the half tila flower and the geometric red and black pendants, and a new colour way for a chunky bangle, without the drops this time.


Taking a beading break

It’s been way way too long since I’ve been here, or anywhere much in the blogosphere. Dottering about, making, selling,writing, reading.. to say life has gotten in the way is an understatement. 141 more words

Misc Craft Posts

Gems That Rock the House

Inspiration comes in many forms, often unpredictable and unexpected, without any apparent relation to the innovations it may produce. Broadening one’s horizons is the most effective way to home in a completely different creative venture. 553 more words


Sea-worn oyster shell reversible pendants

These oyster shells had obviously been been worn down over a long period of time by the action of the sea and pebbles. I have bezelled them with peyote so they are reversible, and added a bail to take a ribbon, chain or beaded rope. 22 more words


Do snowflakes have to be white/blue?

I wondered what the snowflake pendant would look like in other colours – here is an olive one! Not sure what to call it though, it is the same pattern as the snowflake ( 15 more words