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!

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 [...]

30 July 2012 ~ 2 Comments

A New Day…….

A New Day…….

I can write a hundred times the words “I’m sorry”  but I know would not be enough to make up for the times you came to visit me and I was not here!  Here’s a bunch of flowers and a bunch of promises to make it up to you:)

 
To a New Day!  Have you tried [...]

14 May 2012 ~ 1 Comment

Red, White And Blue day 276

Red, White And Blue day 276

Show your Patriotic Side with this convertible bracelet/necklace.

Three bracelets with magnetic clasps that can be worn as bangles or as long necklace.

I don’t mind wearing these all year long!

26 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Fern And Greens Bangle – day 275

Fern And Greens Bangle – day 275

Creativity sparks when you see something that inspires you and motivates you to make something, create something, feed that passion and for some of us who feels this way, you know what I mean and we are lucky.  Dee Ann of A Passion For Paper has found her niche in paper bead making and is [...]

24 April 2012 ~ 4 Comments

Mounted Paper Beads

Mounted Paper Beads

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 [...]

22 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

A Passion For Paper

A Passion For Paper

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 [...]

22 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Titanic Bead Necklace – day 274

Titanic Bead Necklace – day 274

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 [...]