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We Did It! Indigenous & Ingenious!

We had a great time at our show this past weekend – November 10 & 11, 2012. I loved working with the other artists – Naomi, Jay and Jason and they had beautiful work for show and sale. Thank you … Continue reading

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The Tagua Nut

The Tagua Nut I used Tagua Nut in the necklace shown above¬†with a wooden link chain and two brass ring clasps. The natural colour of tagua is an ivory colour and I’ve also used a smaller one that’s dyed a … Continue reading

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Now for Something Completely Different

Icicles I saw this¬†quartz crystal at a bead show and was reminded of the long, sharp icicles that hung from the eaves of the house where I grew up. As kids, we’d break them off and sword fight with them, … Continue reading

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Beginnings…

Hello World! This is me – first day of school, many years ago. I was bright-eyed and full of anticipation and excitement when my big sister Rosie took me by the hand to deliver me to our one-room schoolhouse on … Continue reading

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