We have another tutorial today by Dee of A Passion For Paper on how to mount thin paper into card stock. The result, is thicker and chunkier paper beads. This is great too for tissue paper and napkin paper mounted on colored or just plain white card stock. For Dee’s tutorial
I have a collection of [...]
We have a guest today, Ms. Dee Ann, like me she has been bitten by the “paper bead bug” and couldn’t stop making paper beads. Not just any paper beads, she makes really beautiful, glass like, vibrant, meaningful paper beads. Dee gets her inspiration from flowers, nature and story books. I have [...]
The beads in this necklace are made from a pull out sheet of National Geographic commemorating the sinking of the Titanic. As you can see the colors are that of the deep blue ocean, beautiful and scary at the same time. I mixed amazonite and turquoise beads to accent the deep blue of the paper [...]
Manou is another paper bead enthusiast who can turn paper beads into a work of art. She hand paints matryoskas and little dessert paper beads; cakes, cup cakes, sweet little tarts, how cool is that! I thought of a way to display these little yummies:)
Now, I know I can admire them as they hang from [...]
I love the National Geographic, the photography and colors. The latest issue has a pull out of the Titanic, we have seen and heard what happened to the Titanic over and over again but it never fails to touch our emotions. Something so tragic like that can be a reminder of how short life is…….