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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28 June 2011 ~ 2 Comments

In Shades Of Pink – day 172

In Shades Of Pink – day 172

If you are a pink girl, you will love the Shades Of Pink necklace.  Light shades of rhodocrosite beads with streak of white is accented with round paper beads and cone beads in deeper shades of pink. The light shade of pink reminds of the cameo shell.  The paper beads makes it more special!

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11 February 2011 ~ 5 Comments

Lyrical Bells -day 42

Lyrical Bells -day 42

If you look at these cones closely you can see words, and you can make these so that it tells a story (a short one).  To have them hanging on a chain, reminds me a monks tassels on their belt, this is what inspired me to make this necklace. I love to see the swirls […]

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