Friday, September 25, 2009

Things to Do, Beads to See!

The Forest Etched Pendant from Jennifer Stumpf

Need some beady inspiration to fill your weekend? Check out these events, blogs and publications.

Portland BeadFest - Classes and Bead Expo

Ornamentea - 10 year anniversary celebration
The first 100 customers in the store today get a free strand of beads, stop by to see the trunk show featuring my beads! Check out their website for the $1 Bead Freak T-shirt offer.

Margie Deeb's Fall 2009 Color Report is out, visit her blog for color inspiration, tips and to purchase the latest report.

Andrew Thornton is having a huge sale of beads, components, jewelry and more. What a great chance to pick up one of his original designs!

Etsy Metal street team blog is filled with tips, tutorials and inspiration for jewelers.

Bead Art Originals - Item of the Week sale: beaders and bead artists offer a weekly special from their Etsy shops.

Objects and Elements - Design team blog for the Objects and Elements product line, otherwise known as mixed-media-jewelry-heaven!

Worth the trip to the book store: The Jeweler's Studio Handbook.


Maria said...

WOW! WOW! WOW! I absolutely LOVE those sites you linked to!! Thank you so much for introducing me to these AMAZING artists! Now I have lots more beauty to admire and be inspired by.

Sara said...

Una pieza muy bonita, parece un lienzo.

Cyndi L said...

That etched pendant is lovely. I need to go visit her immediately :-)