Tuesday Tips and Tricks: Why 2 Inch Headpins are My Favorite for Wire Wrapping

Wire Wrapping can be a challenging technique to master when you are still a beginner. After taking my first class on wire wrapping, I left feeling quite close to tears with frustration. I was determined (and if I’m honest, still trying) to master the wire wrap loop. If I have learned anything from my fellow […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Today’s tips are dedicated to all you mixed media enthusiasts out there. I’m going to discuss a few techniques for making resin pendants using fun image transfer sheets! We’ve just added some new Nunn Design bezel pendants that are ideal for creating wonderful and unique resin pieces with these transfer sheets. So, let’s focus on how to use […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

With so many similar products out in the bead world it’s sometimes hard to know which product will best suite your needs. Today we are going to discuss beading wire from two popular brands; Soft Flex and Beadalon. The charts below will make it a little easier to select the right beading wire […]

Pantone Color of the Year 2017 – Greenery!

“Greenery bursts forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous social and political environment. Satisfying our growing desire to rejuvenate and revitalize, Greenery symbolizes the re-connection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose.”

– Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone color […]

Beads of Courage Design Challenge Sponsored by Soft Flex Company!

Beads of Courage is teaming up with Soft Flex Company for a wonderful design challenge and we’re so excited to be part of it!

The Beads of Courage Mission: We are growing every day, providing innovative, arts-in-medicine supportive care programs for children coping with serious illness, their families and the health care providers who care […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Now that the weather is warming up, everyone at Fusion Beads is showing off their bracelet collection. The shorter sleeves of spring and summer mean you have more arm real estate to decorate and the easiest bracelets to make are stretch bracelets! Today’s tips will help you make a whole new collection of […]