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Links to the artists featured in our header photo: Kathryn Newman Glass Art|| Holly's Folly || Prima Donna Beads|| Polychrome Beads||

Friday, October 31, 2014

Halloween Lampwork and Fall Glass Beads 10.31.14

BoooooooOOOOOooo! Welcome to our last Halloween Lampwork show! We'll be focusing more on winter glass beads to help you get ready for your holiday jewelry making but today, it's all about the frightfully wonderful fall and Halloween beads! We hope you enjoy it! Today's feature, a sparkling lampwork pumpkin,  is from Laney of Izzybeads.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Art Glass Beads 10.30.14

Glassers and Lampwork fans, just a quick note: tomorrow is our LAST Halloween post so be sure to pop by and post something spooky! It's going to be a fantastic show!

Today's feature is a glass bead focal from Holly's Folly Glass.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Big Hole Glass Beads 10.29.14

Lampwork fans, one the most awesome things about wearing a Pandora bracelet is, you can change your look as quickly as you change your clothes! And wearing artisan made glass beads on your European Charm Bracelet gives you even more options than store bought! Who wants what everyone else has when you can have something uniquely YOU! Check out this glass bead for Pandora / Troll / Links of London style bracelets. It was created by Darlene of LTD Artglass.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Lampwork Bead Sets 10.27.14

Glass bead fans! Thank you so much for stopping by! Please take a moment to scroll back and vote for your recent faves! Check out this wonderful metallic glass bead set from Prima Donna Beads. Donna is the hostess of the new sales group on Facebook: Glass Beads for Sale.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Glass Bead Pairs - 10.23.14

Lampwork fans! there's a new page on Facebook for lampwork, glass jewelry and off mandrel work called Glass Beads for Sale. And some friends of this blog are already selling their wares there. Check out this beautiful glass bead pair from Cindy Lynne Designs:

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Monday, October 20, 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Artisan Made Glass Beads 10.19.14

Lampwork lovers! We hope you all enjoyed our fall glass bead extravaganza yesterday! Please take a moment to scroll down and vote for your favorites! You have 10 votes...use them well!

Check out today's featured glass bead focal, a floral beauty from Laney of Izzybeads:

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Monday, October 13, 2014

Art Glass Beads 10.13.14

Welcome Glass Bead fans! Wasn't yesterday's Spooky Sunday fantastic??? Please take a moment to scroll down and vote for your faves!!!

Today's feature is some black cat focal glass beads from Doris of Glaswerg.

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Spooky Sunday Halloween and Fall Lampwork 10.12.14

Many apologies but your hostess has been suffering with fall allergies which became a high fever and delirium. I missed that yesterday was Spooky Saturday! So today is our first ever Spooky Sunday! Halloween Glass Beads and Fall Themed Lampwork are gorgeous and fun no matter what day of the week it is!

Check out this stunning glass bead focal from Janel Dudley Beads called Autumn Sunset:

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Friday, October 10, 2014

Hot Glass Beads 10.10.14

Just wanted to take a moment to say how much our glass bead artisans appreciate those you who pop by here to check out our hot glass beads!!! Thank you so much!!! Today's highlighted listing is a vibrant glass bead set from Michael and Brad, the Flaming Fools.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Glass Beads 10.5.14

Lampwork lovers, weren't there some amazing glass beads shared yesterday??? Please scroll down and vote for your faves!!!

Check out this fantastic glass bead set from Lara Lutrick:

Friday, October 3, 2014

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Glass Beads 10.2.14

Time for one last look at our header from last month! Amy, Jo, Kerry, Peggy, Michael and Brad, and Kristin, thank you so very much for sharing your art with us!!

Links to the artists featured in our header photo:

Amy Sims Designs || Kitzbitz Art Glass || Celt Craft Designs || Peggy Sudnikowicz ||
Flaming Fools Lampwork Art Glass
|| Prairie Girl Glass ||

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Lampwork Bead Sets 10.1.14

If you follow a lot of glass bead makers, do you ever notice how a shape seems to take hold of the collective consciousness of the community at a given time. If one shape is en vogue this fall, it is most certainly the crystal. This is not a new shape. It is a press that is several years old but seems to have come alive again (or for the first time) and everyone seems obsessed with the stunning beads coming out in this shape. Check out these crystal-shaped glass bead stunners from Stone Designs by Sheila: