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Make your own wire and bead Christmas ornaments

You know how “they” say there’s all sorts of beading and wire designs for free on the internet? Well, try to find beautiful, quality, artistic wire and bead Christmas ornament tutorials…I couldn’t find them…well….maybe one or two… So….for the last … Continue reading

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10 Gifts in an Altoid Box Finished!

I know it’s been a few days since I posted about my 10 gifts in an altoid box project… you know how busy things can get around the holidays…but, even though I haven’t been posting, I’ve been working on it. … Continue reading

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Update on 10 Gifts in an Altoid Box…Plant Pot Dangle Featuring Recycled Plastic Grocery Bag Beads

  I want to make some custom plastic grocery bag beads for the photo frame and ornament that I worked on last evening. Unfortunately, I won’t have time for that until next week. So….this evening I worked on a plant … Continue reading

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10 Gifts in an Altoid Box Project

Ok….I’ve got this idea to design 10 gifts that will fit into a recycled Altoid Box. (all 10 gifts at once) I know I won’t take the time to do it unless I put pressure on myself, so here it … Continue reading

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Recycled Plastic Egg Cartons into Christmas Ornaments.

I don’t like throwing away stuff…especially plastic that’s going to take eons to decompose. Consequently, I’ve accumulated quite a large stack of plastic egg cartons. I’ve made some pretty flowers with them and turned them into napkin rings, but the … Continue reading

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make a star ornament – free tutorial

You’ve probably seen beaded star ornaments made with 3 wires that have been soldered together in the center.  I’ve designed a similar star ornament that you can make from scratch, using only wire and beads. Features beads from my book, … Continue reading

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