I wish us ALL a great, happy and creative new week!!
As always, below are some wonderfully generous, creative and fun blog posts.
Snap out of it, Jean! There's beading to be done! Jean has contributed a one of a kind jewelry piece which she made to help raise funds for Andrew Thornton's medical bills. She is delighted to help, on behalf of her family. Please come and see the piece and consider bidding. Thanks so much!
The Writing and Art of Andrew Thornton Three of Andrew's necklaces are amongst the gorgeous finalists in Soft Flex Company's "Flex Your Creativity Beading Contest". Check out all of the Steampunk-inspired designs and VOTE today!
About.com Jewelry Making Tammy has a collection of crafting Halloween project ideas as well as an adorable monster pin for you.
Art Bead Scene A free jewelry project by ABS Editor, Cindy Gimbrone.
Barbe Saint John Barbe 's finally a Cover Girl!
Beading Arts Are you interested in adding found objects to your bead embroidery? Cyndi has just released the fourth chapter of her e-book, which shows you how to go wild!
Carmi's Art/Life World Carmi whips up a new necklace with a "Day of the Dead" theme.
Cindy Gimbrone, The Lampwork Diva It's time to get educated and Cindy provides some stats along with rainbows.
Earthenwood Studio Chronicles Check out the goodies Melanie found at an antique mall...What would you craft with these items that are full of history?
Lorelei's Blog: Inside the Studio Lorelei is teaming up with designer Erin Siegel, to write their first beading book! Come on over and learn how you can sign up to submit work for the book!