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Antique Week in Round Top Fall 2016

September 9, 2016

It’s that time of year again in a small Texas town of only 90 people, when vendors arrive and change the population from 90 to over 30 thousand! “Antique Week” is really a misnomer, since the event lasts for about three weeks, give or take some days here and there. Each locale in the 20 [...]

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Safari Collection disappearing July 28th

July 11, 2016

The Safari Collection, my first “launch,” has been successful. After designing the pieces, making the beads and creating the jewelry, I learned how to make videos, produce lifestyle product photos, and photograph jewelry with models. Whew! The process has been challenging, and there is much more to learn.  My first love though, that of making [...]

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The Safari Collection Going Strong

June 25, 2016

The Safari Collection has been out for 25 days ( yes, time flies).  The collection will be available just about one more month. Take a look at it now if you haven’t had a chance previously. I have been making the beads for my next collection for a couple of weeks now. I create somewhere [...]

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Downtown Night Bazaar in Bryan, Texas Saturday April 9th

April 7, 2016

Hi Y’all – remember me? Can’t believe how busy I have been, both making jewelry and preparing for some big changes in my jewelry collections and website. Meanwhile, however, I will be showing (mostly) earrings at a venue in Bryan,Texas on Saturday night, April 9th, just two short days away. The show will be open [...]

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Fayetteville ArtWalk May 2nd & 3rd

April 25, 2015
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Las Cruces Art Festival Sneak Peek

March 1, 2015

I am re-visiting old favorites – a favorite show, the Las Cruces Art Festival  (see details below), and favorite jewelry designs of mine. Many times I create necklaces which sell the firt time I show them. I usually make a similar one right away – but not always. I’m quickly on to even newer ideas, [...]

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Born in Fire

November 3, 2014

I attended the International Quilt Festival in Houston this past weekend (WOW! What a show!). As usual, I wore my glass jewelry. Quite a few other shoppers stopped me to comment on my jewelry. (If you own one of my necklaces, I know you are familiar with this happening.) Anyway, I was asked, “What kind of [...]

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Glass Jewelry Sneak Peek Before Edom Art Festival

October 13, 2014

I’m working right up to the last minute before the Edom Art Festival this coming weekend. After completing the show at The Gallery at Round Top I came home to sit back down at my torch and melt glass. Here’s some beads I made in the last few days waiting for me on my bench: [...]

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