Tag Archive: focals

Swimming in Silver Glass…

Silver Glass Beads

  …or perhaps the title for this post should be “quickly running out of silver glass”. Either way, here’s a little peek at what’s new in my Etsy shop this week:   Have a great weekend!  

Mini-Focals and Spacers on eBay

Hi Folks! I’m doing some experimenting with eBay this week, which means somebody (or even a few somebodies) could get some nice beads for low prices! These are mini-focals, and I’m auctioning them off separately, starting at only $0.99 each! There are also a few strands of spacers, starting at $9.99 each. Visit all my auctions …

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Four Focals for Friday

It seems like it’s been forever since I made focals. I feel like I say that every time I make focals. Remember how once I used to only make focals? Strange.          

Copper Leaf Obsession Continues…

            Now on Etsy!    

Help me name these beads (there’s a prize)!

I’ve been making beads for almost six years now. Time really flies, doesn’t it? Making beads is still fun, but I must admit… the task of naming them is becoming more and more daunting. I just made this new series of focals and I think they’re really cool beads, but the only names I can …

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Beads! New Ones!

Yeah! I’m finally getting back to my torching routine, after a long hiatus – possibly the longest one ever. I guess going half the summer with no air conditioning and then being deported will do that to you. Anyway, first thing I wanted to do was more exploration of my Oyster ring series, but as …

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Blah, Blah, Blobs

For the past couple of weeks, I haven’t had as much motivation for torching as usual. The days are becoming hotter, as they always seem to do around this time of year – those weeks when summer suddenly drops down on you out of nowhere, and you walk around thinking, “Was it really this hot …

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Weekend Sale at my Bead Shop!

I’m have a sale at my bead shop this weekend: Everything is 20% off, for 2 days only! Use the coupon code WEEKEND20OFF upon checkout to receive your discount! Sale ends on Monday, May 9.   This sale is just in time for a colorful new batch of focal beads! Click the image to see …

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Return of The Hollows

It’s been a long time since I made any hollow beads. Really, really long time. I’m teaching a beginners’ class in Tel Aviv these days, and next lesson is disks and hollows. As yours truly has a tendency to completely demolish hollow beads whenever she is demonstrating them in front of people, she figured she …

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