A blog dedicated to the creativity and the challenges of making and designing with handmade art glass (lampwork) beads.
About This Blog
This blog reflects the thoughts, passions and struggles of a glass bead artist whose day job is manufacturing food safe rubber stamps. I share the joys and challenges of making lampwork glass beads and rubber stamping. ALL images here are copyrighted unless otherwise stated and may not be used without permission!Contact Holly
Several amazing sales venues have popped up on Facebook expressly for artisan lampwork! I always share my current sales on my fan page there. But you can usually find me on any of the following groups:
I have never in my entire bead making career sat down and only used ONE color combination during a torch session until Saturday. I made beads for hours on end using two colors and I was happy and pleased...until I opened the kiln yesterday. And realized I used the WRONG color!!!!!!!!! OMG! I'm so bummed, I couldn't bring myself to torch yesterday and today is not looking good either. This idiot bead maker is still licking her wounds... Please don't laugh.