Trunk Show Info (and Sneak Peek!)

Today is my 48-hour trunk show, hosted on Artisan Glass Open Market group on Facebook, starting at 8pm pacific (10pm CDT). It is a virtual trunk show, so it couldn’t be easier to attend. Even if just to check out the beads and bead giveaways I have planned. Even though I have been making and…

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New Listings and Combined Shipping

Thank you for the orders yesterday in my Etsy shop! It is a long weekend, and I will be shipping orders out on Tuesday because Monday is a holiday. I will combine shipping on any additional purchases. This means free shipping if you add to your order. Just let me know in the ‘comments to…

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A Mix of New Listings

New listings in my Etsy shop. Each photo is linked to that specific listing. These listings have been updated. Is there anything you would like to see? More beads? More finished pieces? Jewelry components? Please leave a comment on this post or on the Facebook page. Thanks!

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New Jelly, Octopus, and Heart Listings

New listings this week and a question for you… Beadpins? Does anyone want to be able to purchase beadpins for your own creations? Please email me or add a comment to this post on the Facebook page if you are interested. Thanks! New Listings    

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Sand Dollars – Part 2

Talking About Sand Dollars I recently visited a second grade classroom to talk about sand dollars, sand, and the beach. We started out by taking a photographic “walk on the beach” to get an idea of what you might find on a typical morning beach walk on the Oregon coast. Then we took a closer look…

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Jellies

Jellies on the Beach I love a good storm. Especially a good storm at the coast. And when the winds are “just right” – blowing in straight from the west, you find these creatures: velella jellies. There were thousands of them the other morning, after a heavy-blowing storm the night before. Poor things. Stranded by the…

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Sand Dollars – Part 1

The beach is my most favorite place to be. The sea influences much of my work with glass and other art – drawing, even knitting. Last week I spent the morning with a second grade class taking about the beach and focused on one of my favorite finds: sand dollars. I called this talk “A walk…

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