Well the kids and I thought we would give our machine it’s maiden job: making end-of-year presents for the kids’ teachers. What I didn’t expect was the children’s absolute joy at playing with it. In fact, we went through half a bulk bag of blanks; the kids were so excited. In the end they narrowed … Continue reading Getting a big kick out of the BIGkick!
Imagine pulling this eye-catching compact from your bag! Feminine, elegant and pretty, this timeless piece only requires a few materials and about about an hour’s time. What you will need: Mirror Compact Silver Plate 50mmID DeCoRe Two-Part Epoxy Clay Olivine Preciosa Chaton Mix Assorted Green Silver Plated Filigree Circle 36mm Tools: (optional but very handy!) … Continue reading project by the beading room: crystal & filigree compact mirrorCustom Jewelry Preciosa Crystal The Beading Room
Well in August (yes, it was that long ago!) we featured our Patera components and DG3 Art Gel, a self-hardening resin-type gel used to create coatings and fillings when making custom pendants. These items can be found in our ‘Custom Jewelry Corner‘ on the website. I promised an update on my first attempts and here … Continue reading Do We Dig DG3 Gel?Custom Jewelry DG3 Art Gel Nunn Designs Patera pendants The Beading Room