Team Inspired Necklace Design

So this past weekend brought with it one of the Bead Fairs that has taken over my life for the last couple of months...It didn't make me a millionaire but I did have great fun showing with my AJE team…
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Bead Show Bedlam

I don't do bead shows. At least that's what I'd have said if you'd asked me a few months ago but then my friend and Art Elements team mate Caroline asked me if I would be interested in doing the…
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Inspiration on the Rocks

In 2008 I went to spend Christmas with some friends in Australia. The day I flew home I had a few hours to kill so we went for a walk at Balmoral Beach, Sydney where they have some amazing rock…
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Egg Shells and Inky Fingers – Intaglio Collagraph Printing

I have spent the past two Saturdays at the Artisan Community Arts Studio I told you about in my last post taking workshops in Intaglio Collograph printing with Genevieve Lavers. Collograph printing is a method whereby textural materials are applied to…
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May Component of the the Month Design Challenge Reveal

  Hello and welcome to this months Component of the Month design challenge reveal. I"m hosting this months and I'm looking forward to seeing what the participants have created with the ceramic shell skeleton pieces I sent them. I hope…
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Art Elements Extra – Spring Giveaway!

Late last year we announced the launch of 'Art Elements Extra' our Facebook Destash Group and lots of our readers have already bagged themselves some great bargains. Now that spring is here many of the team have been or are in…
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