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April’s venture into bead weaving

22 Aug

Hello!   My name is April, I have officially been a member of the Bead shop team for almost 3 whole months! Being relatively new to the world of beads and jewellery design it was quite exciting when I attended the basic jewellery making workshop in my first week here. I won’t go into too […]

Shrink Plastic Rings

5 Mar

In this how-to, Lisa will show you how to make beautiful shrink plastic rings. Lisa is our Mailorder Supervisor, now working mainly in our mailorder department, although she has also had many years experience working in our shop. Lisa has always made jewellery and studied decorative arts at Nottingham Trent University,  where she specialised in mould […]

Microwave Kiln Test

16 Feb

Microwave Dichro Kiln Test! We have been stocking the microwave kiln for a few years now, but before we started stocking it, Hana, our glass fusing expert, decided to do a little experiment to see if it produced good enough results for us to both stock it and to teach workshops using it.   Experiment from 2010: I’ve […]