Amazonite Drilled Stone Wire Wrap Tutorial   In this tutorial I take you through the steps to wire wrap a drilled stone. In this video I am using a 26mm x 18mm drilled Amazonite stone wrapped with silver plated copper core wire. This is a 2-...
August 10, 2018
Coral and Turquoise Beaded Cuff Bracelet My beading projects are generally done during my down-time sitting in front of the TV listening to my favorite cable news station. DVR shows are reserved for paying attention. In order to get free shipping from...
April 21, 2018
My BFF Paula and I made a trip to one of the local farmer's markets in a nearby town.  At one time I used to be a vendor there when I was a soap maker; and a pretty snobby one at that.  I was really particular about the ingredients that...
April 16, 2018
Embroidery Beading a Collar Necklace I decided several months ago to get back into yet another love of mine… embroidery beading a collar necklace.  I had purchased a couple of tiger eye cabochons last year and wire wrapped one of them and...
March 17, 2018
Make Your Own Unique Key Chain Tutorial In this tutorial I take you through the steps on how to make your very own unique keychain with just a few supplies. You can use any size beads and color; and make the key chain any size to fit your fancy. Here...
September 22, 2017
Heart Pendant Tutorial and Parawire Review A few weeks have passed since writing about finding a new supplier and promising to report back.  Sorry about that!  But here is my opinion. I love it!   Compared to the silver plated copper...
September 4, 2017
New Supplier As a jewelry maker, (among other things), I try to keep in mind my audience.  And by that I mean the purchasing power, or better yet purchasing budget of my target audience. I remember what I thought was the McDonald's philosophy...
August 22, 2017
Tiger Iron Cabochon Wire Wrap Tutorial In this tutorial I take you through the steps to wire wrap a teardrop shaped stone. In this video I am using a tiger iron teardrop shaped cabochon and bare copper wire. Here are the supplies you will need:...
August 11, 2017
Lined Drawstring Bag Tutorial After doing a tutorial on making a bag or pouch with, French Seam I thought I would take it a step further and show how to make a lined bag that is more visually pleasing. Some lined bags have the exterior and interior (...
August 4, 2017
A Few Methods for Clearing and Cleansing your Crystals and Stones. When working with any crystal, especially ritual or energy work your crystal can absorb the energy in its environment, as well as the energy of anyone who handles (or is in proximity of...
August 1, 2017