So I decided the other day that I wanted to make my life much busier than it already is by taking up, or should I say, attempting to learn tambour beading. 593 more words
5 days, 9 hours
I simplified the design slightly compared to the original (see here), and have made the khaki/olivine one into a pendant and the bronze/topaz one into a brooch.
This chunky bangle is made with size 8 seed beads and drops, and although it is more substantial than the ones made with size 11 beads it is still light and comfortable to wear.
Happy weekend, everyone! I’m still digging out from all of the snow over the past couple of days, trying to keep warm. I don’t have a Weekend Inspiration for you, but… 122 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
This new version has two main improvements – a more secure clasp for the bracelet, and the straps attached at the top of the focal as in the original mark 1 version. 19 more words
1 month, 3 weeks
I have had a great day at the Make It Show at Farnborough Airport (yes, there is an airport at Farnborough and its quite busy, though lord knows who feels the need to fly in to Farnborough). 1,054 more words
Jane Elizabeth Campbell
This is a beading and felting sample that i have produced. I used a combination of pale, muted and pastel pinks, creams. I was inspired by Anna Jane Searle in this piece of work.
1 month, 4 weeks