There is a major sale event happening in my Etsy shop this week! Now through Monday, December 2, all ready-to-ship beaded dog pins and pendants are 10% off! All beading kits & patterns are 15% off, and all SALE items are 15% off. Also, for your shopping pleasure, save an additional 10% off with coupon code HOLIDAY13 at checkout.
Celebrate Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday & Cyber Monday with this SPECIAL OFFER: Purchase any beading kit & get a printed copy of my ‘Intro to Extreme Bead Embroidery’ tutorial FREE (while supplies last).
Also, check out my new ‘Yorkie Love’ tiny beaded Yorkshire Terrier earrings! These were inspired by my popular beaded pin/pendant. These dangly earrings feature tiny sterling silver heart charms. They are sure to make a statement. Perfect for any Yorkie lover! This design is also available as post earrings.. Please click the pic for more details. That’s the news for now. Thank you for your interest in my beadwork. Happy Thanksgiving, Happy Beading!
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Tagged Bead, Bead embroidery, beading, Beadwork, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Earring, Etsy, Shopping, Small Business Saturday, Sterling silver
Last week, I finished writing a new beading pattern! Learn how to create an adorable beaded Pug pin or pendant! This beading pattern is a photographic tutorial which explains the step-by-step process which I used to create this piece. You will need size 15/0 seed beads, felt, Ultrasuede, beading needles, thread, and one pin back to complete this piece. PDF file is 16 pages long and includes a 45 color photos, step-by-step instructions, a sketch which you can printed out and use as a template. The pattern is now available for sale on Etsy – you can now download the instructions immediately after purchase! Please visit my Etsy shop or click the pic for more details. Happy beading! :)
Posted in animals, bead embroidery, dogs, etsy, Patterns, tutorials
Tagged Bead embroidery, Beadwork, brooch, crafts, Dog, Download, Etsy, Pin Pendant, Portable Document Format, Seed bead
Just a quick post today to announce that my Intro to Extreme Bead Embroidery tutorial is now available for sale on Amazon.com’s Kindle Store and with a new low price. Click HERE to see.. This is the same PDF file that I sell at my Etsy shop, just converted to the Kindle format. I checked out the conversion on my Kindle Previewer, and it looks great on the Kindle Fire! This is my first experiment with selling on Amazon so any feedback you can provide would be most appreciated. I hope this will encourage even more people to try the art of bead embroidery:)
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Tagged Amazon, Amazon Kindle, Amazon.com, Apple, Bead embroidery, Beadwork, IPad, Kindle, Kindle Fire, Tablet computer
Today, I am thrilled to announce that my latest bead embroidery tutorial is now available for sale in my Etsy shop. Learn how to make my cute little beaded Yorkshire Terrier pin/ pendant. You will need Japanese size 15/0 seed beads in 10 different colors, one black fringe (drop) bead for the nose, felt, Ultrasuede, beading needles, Nymo thread, one pin back or pendant finding, glue, and a lot of patience to complete this piece. This tutorial is available as a PDF file which will be emailed to you within 24 hours of purchase. This PDF file includes: a list of beading supplies needed, a sketch which you can print out and use as a template, 52 color photos & step-by-step instructions, and a list of resources. This piece is suitable for intermediate to advanced beaders. Please click the pic to purchase.
If you are new to the art of bead embroidery, and would like to learn the basic stitches, please check out my Intro to Extreme Bead Embroidery tutorial, also available on Etsy. Thank you for your interest in my beadwork. Happy beading from Boston! :D
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Tagged beading, Beadwork, crafts, dog jewelry, Etsy, patterns, Portable Document Format, Seed Beads, Tutorial, Yorkshire Terrier
I am proud to announce that I have finally finished writing a new bead embroidery pattern which is now available for sale on Etsy!
Learn how to make a beaded West Highland White Terrier pin for yourself or for a friend. This is a photographic tutorial which explains the process I use to create my little beaded Westie pins. It is a PDF file which contains 21 pages, 54 color photos, and step-by-step instructions. Recommended for advanced beaders. For personal use only. Please click the pic for more details:)
If you are new to beading and would like to learn basic bead embroidery techniques before purchasing this tutorial, please check out my Intro to Extreme Bead Embroidery tutorial. PDF files are emailed within 24 hours of purchase. If you have any questions about the files, please feel free to ask! Thank you for your interest in my beadwork:)
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Tagged Bead embroidery, beading, Beadwork, craft, Dog, Etsy, patterns, West Highland White Terrier
I am so thrilled – one of my customers in the UK made her own beaded Jack Russell Terrier pin by following my tutorial! Then, she blogged about her experience! I am very impressed with her perseverance in this project – she told me she had only tried bead embroidery once before.. Please click the pic below to take a peek. I think she did a wonderful job! :)
My Jack Russell bead embroidery tutorial is available for sale at my Etsy shop. I hope you’re inspired to try making your own little beaded Rudy:)
This weekend, I’ve been busy working on my latest bead embroidery tutorial now available for sale in my Etsy shop! This PDF file includes a sketch which you can print out and use as a template, a materials list, 24 color photos, step-by-by step instructions, and a resources list where you can find supplies. Please note that this pattern is for PERSONAL USE ONLY. Please click the pic above for more details. Thanks for your interest in my beadwork. Happy Beading! :D