Tag Archives: handmade jewelry

Worktable Previews: Recycled Records

I’ve been having a wonderful time working with (and selling!) some newly designed necklaces with an African theme. People in Nigeria have managed to come up with some of the most ingeniously recycled beads we’re likely to find anywhere. They’re made of old phonograph records–either vulcanite rubber or the more modern vinyl–cut into hundreds or […]

Four Shows in the Next Two Weeks? Sure, I Can Do That!

What was I thinking? The Christmas rosaries are finished and uploaded to Atelier-Beads. The brand new jewelry website is actually functional, and you can visit it here. The wedding is a beautiful memory, and the new quilt is in its new home with the bride and groom. So I’m sitting back, breathing a sigh of […]