Archive for April, 2013

Seed Bead Secrets

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Seed beads are small to tiny glass beads that I rely on for my bead weaving art work. They’ve been around for hundreds of years. Only recently has the production of these become mechanized, but that’s only at some manufacturers. After all this time, though, the basic steps are still the same. Make a hollow […]

What Prize Victory

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Last month I set myself the challenge of creating 100 vignettes by Labor Day (September 2nd). This averages to 20 works of original art per month. So far all but one are around 5 inches by 3 inches. It’s a nice size to work because once the watercolor has dried it’s like having the most […]