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!

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 [...]

16 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

Dessert Bead Charms – day 273

Dessert Bead Charms – day 273

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 [...]

06 April 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Juicy Bits Necklace – day 272

Juicy Bits Necklace – day 272

What happens when you randomly cut your paper strips?  You will end up with unique beads no two are alike totally OAK (One of A Kind)!  Here’s how I did it

So many things you can do with these.

I thought they will look nice hanging on a chain as charms.

I knew I had a [...]

02 April 2012 ~ 2 Comments

A Winning Number – day 270-271

A Winning Number – day 270-271

I got caught in the excitement of the Mega Million fever last Friday!  Of course I did not win anything, and wasted $5.00 on a ticket:)  Throwing it away would practically mean throwing $5.00, so here it is as a winner! Before that, here’s how I did it.

Here’s how I did it……..

You can also do [...]

29 March 2012 ~ 3 Comments

Titanic Bead

Titanic Bead

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…….

Here [...]