Archive | My Paper Beads

18 August 2011 ~ 6 Comments

Gisela’s Paper Beads

Gisela’s Paper Beads

Gisela is one paper bead fan who perfected the art of making paper beads.  I just love and admire her work, she knows which paper to use and how to get the desired color from the magazine pages or whatever kind of paper she is using to the finished bead.  You will be inspired by […]

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10 August 2011 ~ 9 Comments

Manou’s Matryoshkas

Manou’s Matryoshkas

I would like to share with you, Manou’s  paper bead Matryoshkas.  I first saw these when we had the painted paper bead swap.  Manou painstakingly painted each one of them and they are just super cute, don’t you think? I think she first made cone beads with a wide base and painted each one to […]

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11 July 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Double Bicone Earrings – day 175

Double Bicone Earrings – day 175

There is beauty in simplicity, and this is what I absolutely love about this earrings!  What a way to display the swirls of magazine color.  The double bicone bead is made from stacking several strips of paper, depending on how big you want your bead to be. Announcing the winner for the Twister Earrings Giveaway………….comment […]

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16 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Jane’s Creations

Jane’s Creations

It is very encouraging to see other paper bead buffs come up with really creative ideas in making jewelry with paper beads.  Jane’s been busy making paper beads jewelry and each one is beautiful and inspiring.  Her “Melody” set is for her sister Melody, made with music sheet.  Do you collect vintage music sheet?  I […]

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11 May 2011 ~ 5 Comments

My Paper Beads – by Elim

My Paper Beads – by Elim

Elim, just like the rest of us got hooked on making paper beads, and she makes some real nice ones.  She also blogs about her other interests like polymer clay and fun jewelry, you can see some of her stuff including a watch with a band made out of paper beads, here. She certainly has […]

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07 May 2011 ~ 7 Comments

My Paper Beads – Jane Mc Bride

My Paper Beads – Jane Mc Bride

One of the things I love to do is sharing the work of other paper bead fanatic.  Today, we have Jane McBride, she loves experimenting with them and here is the outcome: The look like pineapples don’t you think?  I also love the way Jane made earrings out of the saucer shape beads, very designer […]

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10 December 2010 ~ 7 Comments

Coffee Bag Hang Tags

Coffee Bag Hang Tags

I am very impressed with one of my readers Charlene, not only does she make jewelry out of her paper beads she thought up of a way to make hang tags from coffee bags, what a nice touch!  I like the recycle logo idea with words and beads inside the transparent tag,  if I were […]

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30 November 2010 ~ 3 Comments

Sanja’s Friendship Nekclace

Sanja’s Friendship Nekclace

I’m happy to share with you Sanja’s Friendship Necklace.  It is nice to see the different beads from the Fall Colors Bead Trade showcased in a long necklace.  Some of you may recognize the beads that Sanja used, we tried to evenly distribute the participants beads to everyone. Long necklaces are fun specially to go […]

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23 November 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Friendship Necklaces

Friendship Necklaces

Sher and Deb finished their Friendship Necklace, I love how the necklaces looks similar, they are supposed to!  Beautiful fall colors are the one thing in common and it has a little bit of everyone’s beads, how cool is that?  It makes my day, when I see other people’s work, to see growing interests in […]

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26 September 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Paper Beads By Sanja

Paper Beads By Sanja

Sanja, is an avid crafter and has perfected the skill of making paper beads.  She is sharing with us one the many ways paper beads can be made from, in this case she took an old calendar with the beautiful colors of purple and lavender and it came out beautifully!  The image she sent me […]

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