Category Archives: Jewelry Making
When the roses are in full bloom is the time for this activity. It is an ancient art and I do not know where it originated. It is fun to do. Fragrant roses are the kind to use. I remember picking American Beauty roses and wild rose petals to make the rose beads. The more fragrant the flower is the more fragrant the rose beads will be.
Africa has been making jewelry crafted by hand for a very long time in keep with their traditions and they use African beads which come in a wide variety of colors and shapes as well as textures.
New jewelry designers will come up to speed faster when they earn the terminology of different jewelry-making components.
Craft beads have been utilized for making jewelry and decorative pieces for centuries. In olden times stones, turtle shells and animal horns etc. were used for making decorative pieces.
If you love jewelry, as I do, you know that finding the perfect piece to match an outfit can be challenging.
If you are reading this article, chances are either that you already love beads and are looking to assemble combinations of your own, or that you are checking out beads and how best to incorporate them into your attire.
Good crimping practices and quality crimps play an important part in jewelry design, but many designers minimize the roles these components play in favor of the more visible components.