Monthly Archives: April 2016

Bead Crochet Mantra – I go by feel

“Hey I go by feel Sometimes it seems like a mystery I just close my eyes and it comes to me There’s something I don’t even understand I just open my heart and it flows right through my hand.” -Buddy … Continue reading

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Artist Julianna C. Avelar on Creativity as a Core Value

Jewel Loom Inventor Shares Love of Weaving Artist Julianna C. Avelar GIA AJP describes her life as a creative ferris wheel, constantly rotating with inspiring ideas to help people live their most happy, loving and abundant life. Like many artists, she … Continue reading

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How do you own a new technique?

At the age of 30 I purchased my first road bike in Houston, Texas: skinny tires, no training wheels and clips. With reassurance from my trainer I began to pedal. Long after I could manage the straight-aways, clips caused me … Continue reading

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Joy in Ice Resin Art

Before Susan Lenart Kazmir’s Ice Resin class, I worshiped only at the church of beads. Basically I was a stringer. In those days, I would find a way to highlight textures or shapes in my necklace design, add a focal … Continue reading

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