Author: Betty Beader

Beading for Beginners Instructor and Coach

The Many Shades of Amethyst

As Valentine’s Day approaches we will take advantage of such a sweet day and talk a bit about the many shades of one of our favorite gemstones that we looove….the amethyst. So if you have just a few minutes to…

February 2016 Project of the Month – Queen of Hearts

February is the  month for love, and you’re gonna love our ‘project of the month’… This month’s project comes from our February featured jewelry artist of this month as well…Margaret Schindel. Margaret created these gorgeous, romantic dangle earrings  with a valentine theme.…

2016 Color of the Year

In the world of design color trends have always been the influence and at the end of each year the new trending color pallet for the upcoming year is always introduced. This year, December 3, 2015, I had the privilege…

Happy 2016!

As time moves on and a New Year begins I wanted to re-share an old post I found from 2012. Much has changed for me personally and I suspect for you as well but re-reading these thoughts from 4 years…

Are Your Bedazzled By Beads?

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There are Affiliates links in this page but all opinions are 100% mine. Do you find yourself standing in a bead aisle at your favorite store, either physically or virtually, gazing at all the eye candy?…Yeah, me too! Do you find…

Are You Creative?

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 Are you creative? Have you ever asked yourself that question, ‘am I creative’? Steve Jobs was quoted saying: Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t…