Focus: Paper Palooza
Master sculptor Brian Dettmer was pivotal in the paper book-sculpting movement, which has led to a brand-new style of jewelry.
Swellegant!™ Metal Coatings and Patinas Q and A
Swellegant™ has some interesting uses, but sometimes it's best to hear it from the mouth of the creator itself. That's why Swellegant themselves sat down to answer some questions for you!
Upcycling jewelry is an eco-minded trend that everyone can get behind. Just take existing materials and repurpose them into jewelry!
Create Easy and Elegant Jewelry For Christmas Sales with Swarovski Fancy Stones and Plated Metal Settings
Almost Instant Jewelry® is an ideal way to make some trendy and easy jewelry for your holiday sales. Find some quick tips about it and what to look for.
10 Handcrafted Holiday Party Gifts
Looking for some quick ideas for holiday-party gifts? Here are 10 that are not only easy to make but feel unique.
Jewelry Curiosities Under Glass
One of the best things about mixed media artistry is how creative you can get. Have you ever considered creating a snow globe of yourself? What about a snow globe necklace? Find out more!
Intro to Leather
Have you never worked with leather before? It can be tough (heh) sometimes but don’t worry, Tammy Honaman is here to guide you like only a jewelry-making expert can.
Make Your Own Wind Chimes with Jewelry Supplies
Why make wind chimes with jewelry-making materials? Well, why not? Wind chimes provide a melodious tune and can be aesthetically pleasing--plus they make great gifts!
The Eras of Jewelry
Explore the differences between Victorian jewelry and Art Deco, Modern and Art Nouveau. Set the way-back-machine, because we're traveling through time for this one.
Bezels are an ideal finding to use when you're working with cabochons and flat back crystals. Tammy Honaman, author and jewelry-making expert, is here to tell you all about them.
An Expert's Journey with Apoxie® Sculpt
Take a trip with Tim Cronkhite on the harrowing days leading up to his Apoxie® Sculpt class at the Bead and Button show, where it felt like everything was going wrong.
Lock of Hair Jewelry
Jewelry artists are rediscovering the curious history of hairwork and hair lock jewelry. See how hair jewelry is being used in a range of modern-day style applications and commemorative creations.
Cuff Bracelets: Great Gifts, Lots of Looks
The quest for "wow factor" gifts is amplified AND multiplied during the holiday season--and trendy cuff bracelets offer stylish eye candy that is easy to give and sure to please.
The Art of Mixed Media Jewelry
Mixed media jewelry is the art of taking an object and giving it new life. Want to become a mixed media artist master? It all starts with an introduction to this extraordinary work of art.
Tips and Tricks of Magic-Glos®
Magic-Glos, from world-renowned jewelry artist Lisa Pavelka, is a magic mixture for polymer clay and mixed media artists. Find out some of the amazing uses of this wonder product inside.