Studio Saturday this week with my new Word Beads series. I start the series out with one word very near and dear to my heart, ally. I'll be blogging an earring tutorial using the word beads next week, so make sure you stop back!
Here are my favorite bead blogging pals up to their usual goodness this week!
A Bead A Day
Do you ever miss a piece of jewelry you made as a gift? Lisa is contemplating creating a copy of the bracelet she made for her Mom for Mother's Day!
About.com Jewelry Making
Tammy is having fun with filigree and brass charms, which includes a new bracelet tutorial.
Art Bead Scene
Want to personalize your jewelry designs? Here are some suggestions from the Art Bead Scene.
Barbe Saint John
Barbe talks about Lark Books latest Call for Entries
Cyndi shares her method of making a charm necklace from a vintage button!
Beads & Books
Michelle shares the pearl and crystal necklace she made for the Artbeads.com challenge.
Carmi's Art Life/World
Carmi has a new pendant to work with to create the copper rose necklace.
Cindy Gimbrone aka Lampwork Diva
Cindy's come up with a primary color variation on the double dip ring.
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles
The Earthenwood Design Team has been hatching up some beautiful jewelry designs using Melanie's ceramic egg charms and pendants!
To launch a week of pouring resin into bezels Carmi showcases two different floral techniques.
Snap out of it, Jean! There's beading to be done!
Jean discusses the giveaways--Go for it!!!-- and the call for Entries from Lark Publishing Company
The Bead Dreamer
It's not always easy to get the length of a bracelet correct - especially if large beads are involved. Charlene shares a tool that can help.
The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton
Andrew debuts several new items in his Shop, including these NEW skeleton keys!