New Class Schedule at Mana Beads for Oct-Nov

I will be conducting classes and workshops at Mana Beads in Nevada City, CA for the next several weeks. Check out the schedule after the jump  Read more

Bead Embroidered Cabochon with Peyote Stitch Bail

VIDEO: Attach a Peyote-Stitched Bail to Bead Embroidery Edging

How to attach a flat, even-count peyote stitch bail to the brick-stitch edging on a bead embroidered piece.

Last weekend we had a really wonderful “Bead Embroidered Cabochon” class. Students learned how to set a stone (or button or anything else that’s nice and flat) using bead embroidery including back stitch, peyote stitch and brick stitch. We also learned Read more