All Things Paper Beads, By JaniceMae

Paper Beads & Jewelry

A person who finds an interesting hobby finds happiness.


Its not just for kids anymore. The possibilities with paper beads in crafts and making jewelry are endless!

19 October 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Beadangles Ring – day 285

Beadangles Ring – day 285

Bursting in colors, vibrant and beautiful is some of the adjectives that come to mind in describing these round paper beads.  They’re just perfect for jewelry making.  I imagined them happily dangling from your fingers, where you can admire them the most. 

 
Here’s how I did the cha cha ring;
 

Wear one, stack two….

 
Make a statement!

11 October 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Paper Bead Cuffs-day 284

Paper Bead Cuffs-day 284

I went crazy making these cuffs!  In one of my stroll around youtube’s creative lane, I stopped by sarame2001’s youtube channel.  She was making cuff bracelets from 16 gauge wire.  The video is in Spanish, but you don’t need to speak Spanish to follow what she was doing.  Anyway, here is my version of it.

I [...]

09 October 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Zooviewtiful Necklace – day 283

Zooviewtiful Necklace – day 283

Have I told you about my new Jewelry line? Zooviewtiful Jewelry!  What are they?  The beads are cut and rolled from the L.A. Zoo Magazine, published quarterly by the L.A. Zoo.  Portion of sales goes to the L.A. Zoo.  This Zooviewtiful Necklace is just perfect for animal lovers out there.  Here it is up close [...]

08 October 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Angel Earrings Set – day 282

Angel Earrings Set – day 282

Christmas is around the corner, and then we get busy making  ornaments, angels, stars, Christmas trees…..so here’s simple angel earrings I did.
 

 
The paper cocoons are great for keeping little trinkets such as this.

16 September 2012 ~ 5 Comments

Happy Bead – day 281

Happy Bead – day 281

So happy to be debuting the “I choose to be happy today” paper beads on Jewelry Television.  I would like to invite everyone to tune in or watch us live on your pc, on September 20th (Thursday) beginning 10 a.m. Easter time.  The kit includes 3 bundles of paper in coral red, mint green and [...]

03 September 2012 ~ 4 Comments

Collaged Paper Beads-day 280

Collaged Paper Beads-day 280

You don’t always have the perfect magazine page to make paper beads with, the colors and words are not positioned where you want them to be.  Collaged sheets would kind of solve that problem.  Just take any magazine, cut out the colors, pictures and words that you like and strategically place them on your paper.  [...]

15 August 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Washi Paper Bead – day 279

Washi Paper Bead – day 279

When you say washi paper, origami comes to my mind.  I look at the intricate patterns and I am just dying to make them into paper beads or at least find a way to incorporate them with paper beads.  The most common way to make them into a bead is wrap it around a wood [...]

14 August 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Janice Mae Studio

Janice Mae Studio

Welcome into my studio! The place where I play, create, sell……dreams and ideas are hatched, a place where the word “workaholic” means I am having so much fun I forgot the time:)

here is a peek into my studio:
 

Thank you for joining me today, I hope you had fun!
 

11 August 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Button Bead Bracelet – day 278

Button Bead Bracelet – day 278

……and here we are with day 278, bracelet/bangle from button paper beads, these are the baby version of our saucer beads.  With the button beads, the colors that you see are the sides or edges of your beads.  Here’s a bunch of them, strung with nylon strings ready to be sold to our customers and [...]

03 August 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Doodled Bead Bracelet – day 277

Doodled Bead Bracelet – day 277

I love the finished bead cut from our doodled page.  The colors and the design are preserved once you apply the Vibrance.  They look like speckled eggs to me, what do you think? 

 
I wanted to just make something simple and all paper beads piece.  The fuchsia pink is nicely complemented with the small round fuschia [...]