Sunday, May 13, 2012

Link Library with Melanie

  In this free project post from the archives, Heather shows how to make these colorful and inexpensive earrings.

Here are some of the things our beady friends are working on this week:

A Bead A Day
Summertime fun projects abound! Lisa shares a little kumbaya to welcome the new season. Jewelry Making
Summer time is the perfect time to consider making Bohemian style jewelry, and Tammy gives you her take on a new book recently released that is full of Bohemian style jewelry techniques and designs.

Art Bead Scene
Tari shows off her colorful garden, a clear source of pride and inspiration in her life and artwork

Beading Arts
Here's a great way to stretch out your more expensive beads to get greater impact!

Carmi's Art/Life World
A kumihimo cord showcases a Mary Harding pendant.

Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
Andrew Thornton creates a special kit for Lima Beads featuing Earthenwood birdies for a great springtime challenge!

Resin Crafts!
Jewelry Resin is a great way to repair a mistake!

Snap out of it, Jean! There's beading to be done!
Jean tries very hard not to say,"Wow am I busy!"... because, of course, so is everyone else! But in this post she gives up and admits what a zoo it has been here. Read to see why!  

Melanie Brooks is the ceramic beadmaker behind Earthenwood Studio, who blogs from her Metro Detroit, Michigan home.


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Rachel S said...

Great post, like always! I am very much impressed with your work..