21 March 2011 ~ 5 Comments

Wire Wrapped Bead – day 80

Wire Wrapped Bead – day 80

I am experimenting mixing paper beads with wire,  love the result.  Wire wrapped paper beads are very simple to do and yet, it looks like you spent a lot of time making it.  The swirls of the wire complements the swirls you see in the paper beads. Here’s a video on how-to…. Artistic Wire has […]

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15 November 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Magazine Color Rounds

Magazine Color Rounds

I am always amazed at the Philippine women who patiently rolled these little round beads.  I think I have more fun with the little beads because you can make them into intricate designs.  You can crochet with them, spiral stitch or wire wrap them into flowers and twigs.  I made these cuff bracelets awhile back […]

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20 September 2010 ~ 6 Comments

Color of Fall-Paper Bead Trade

Color of Fall-Paper Bead Trade

A few bead traders have already signed up for our Color Of Fall Paper Bead Trade, and I will leave this post open until Friday to  give a chance to those new visitors to our blog.  I will continue to update this post each day with new fall jewelry ideas and paper beads with fall […]

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