Monthly Archives: March 2013

Dragonfly Totem Makes Bead Soup Blog Party Reveal Special

Count me connected! Count me excited about the first reveal for Bead Soup Blog Party 7. My generous soup from partner Pam Chesbro of Tulsa, OK contained an inspirational dragonfly, a creature of the wind and water. One of the … Continue reading

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Peek Behind the Bead Soup Blog Party 7 Scene

For months I’d dreamed about the butterfly. Oh I know there’s no butterfly in the picture. But it existed in my mind. From the time I found the vintage sterling concho I felt a butterfly could be birthed from the … Continue reading

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Beaders, Rev Your Engines – Prepare to Reveal Bead Soup Results

Two days from now, as part of Bead Soup Blog Party 7’s first reveal, I post my completed project. Partner Pam Chesbro of Tulsa generously gifted me with a number of choices… Once I settled on my design idea, I … Continue reading

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The Artful Life – an Interview with Lorri Scott

I first met Lorri Scott at The Whole Bead Show in Tucson during her “Rainbow of Ribbons” and “Nuno Felt Wrist Wrap,” classes. We spent several hours together, immersed in a world of dye, fibers and fascinating embellishment possibilities for … Continue reading

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Bead Soup Blog Party Simmer ABQ-Style

As I read dozens of posts from fellow participants of the 7th Bead Soup Blog Party, I’m inspired. Salud! to the community for stories shared, photos taken, ideas offered, and creativity encouraged. This week brings/brought a convergence of deadlines, including, in … Continue reading

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The More the Artier and Crazier

The subject line got my attention. So true, I mused. I read the opening bullet headline, got drawn into the article and saved the whole piece to my Evernote account. You can learn so much by working with others on … Continue reading

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