Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Snowflake forms are the quickest way I’ve found to whip up beaded ornaments in a hurry. The only hard part of using these pre-made wire forms is fitting your beads into the sharp angles at the center of the form. But you can use today’s tips to make a whole flurry of sparkling snowflakes!


Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

We’re all familiar with snowflake ornaments; in fact some of you might have made these during last month’s Bead Challenge. Snowflakes are quick and easy, but there are lots of other holiday ornament designs out there. Today’s tips will help you make fun decorations for this holiday season!

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Unlike a lot of beaders, I went about learning techniques in a totally backwards way when I started. I started with basic wire working, but instead of progressing to stringing and such, I skipped right to metalsmithing, soldering and PMC. It took me several years and several bead store jobs to stop and think, […]