So many beads, so little time, but this pastime keeps me busy as a bee...and happy doing it...
Saturday, 4 August 2012
I needed an easy project for a workshop I am doing for some friends who have never beaded, but they sew. I find people who sew pick up beading fairly easily, probably because they can manage a needle! I
decided to use size 8 beads for a simple 8 stitch peyote band, then add a
motif. I used a combination of matte and AB beads in the same colour, and it worker quite well. After trying a couple patterns for a motif and deciding they were too hard for beginners,
I developed a motif on my own, and made my first original pattern in
Word. Now I'm trying to figure out if I can attach as word or Pdf
document to this blog. As soon as I can figure that out I'll post the
Guess what, I think I figured it out with the help of the internet.
The pattern should be here.