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1,200 views, 2 by Martin Sojka

Martin Sojka

You know you're a jewelry maker, if ...

1. every nook and cranny in your home is stuffed with beads :) Let’s hear yours …

167 views, 0 by Jessica Vibes

Jessica Vibes

Jewelry Addict on the Loose

I’m Jessica and I’m addicted to jewelry much like people are hooked on to drugs. I’m always looking for creative jewelry inspirations and I’m here to catch anything that’ll help me expand my jewelry collection far and wide. Hoping to hear from...

528 views, 1 by Robyn

Robyn

Whats your Favorite bead stitch/ Jewelry making technique

I love doing bead stitch my fav is the brick stitch, it can create so many beautiful patterns, and its a quick stitch. My most hated was right angle weave, its simple enough right? Round and round you go, ( this was years ago) I was determined to...

202 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Is your jewelry selling?

I can’t seem to figure it out. Everyone says I make beautiful jewelry, why can’t I sell it? I use plenty of colors, I use good products and I put my all into what I do. There has got to be a reason! If people can not buy your jewelry for $1.00,...

152 views, 0 by Sharon

Sharon

Newbie to Jewelry making - Crafting for years

Hi – I am Sharon, owner of Bayou Rose Bazaar! I have always loved crafting. It all started many (many) years ago. In 2003 I started painting on glass and selling my creations on ebay, a website, and craft fairs. Hurricane Katrina hit and it all...

102 views, 0 by Jewelryonthego

Jewelryonthego

Jewelry Making is a hell of a drug

I am new on this site and I just love it. I am looking forward to meeting new people that understands the habit of a jewelry maker. When you make jewelry, everything is a chore. Is this gift from the devil? How many beads can you have? All I do...

286 views, 0 by Cindy Day

Cindy Day

Jewelry Designs

Hello I love to bead . Some people say I have a serious problem . But if I don’t run out of beads there’s no problem right ?

97 views, 0 by RoxieLoulou

RoxieLoulou

Hello fellow jewelry makers!

Happy to be joining you in this fabulous community!

255 views, 0 by RoxieLoulou

RoxieLoulou

Vintage inspired jewelry... trendy or timeless?

Hello everyone! I love making vintage-inspired jewelry from the Victorian and Edwardian periods including Steampunk and Boho. I mix them up, adding my own edgy touch to the pieces I create. These periods really inspire me. For the last months,...

80 views, 0 by txkevin

Custom Jewelry expectations

I wanted to see If people in the industry could give me some perspective on design expectations and common industry practices. For Christmas I had a custom piece of jewelry made that consisted of a pendant and 10 – .25 ct diamonds set in a...

63 views, 0 by karmacrafterz

organic resin for jewelry

does any of my fellow jewelry making friends know of any organic resin’s ? i wanna experiment more with it but last time i used resin after i was done i looked on back and foud it has cancer causing agents and really harmful… it was my bad for...

144 views, 0 by ggChambers

ggChambers

I'm back and would love to help in any way

I’m really sorry I have been absent for a while. Life does get in the way. I have been making jewelry, working with wire, developing new designs, and working with precious and semi-precious gemstones for nearly six years now. If I can help anyone...

158 views, 0 by K. Lynn Designs

K. Lynn Designs

New to this site

Hi everyone, I’m Kelly. I’ve been designing and making jewelry for 9 years now. Looking forward to working with this site. K. Lynn Designs @ www.kaylynndesigns.com

237 views, 0 by Imela Online

Imela Online

Newbie to the Forum

Hi! My name is Biljana and I run an online jewelry, beads and pearls shop called Imela-online (you can visit my shop here http://imela-online.com/). In my free time, I write blogs about my work, related to jewelry making, production of pearls,...

148 views, 0 by breecejewelrydesign

Midas Black Max Oxidation

Hello! I have recently been using Midas Black Max Oxidation with sterling silver in some of the finishes on my jewelry pieces. I am having an issue and wonder if anyone may be able to help… I am having trouble getting the oxidation to stick...

636 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

What corner are you from?

Just wondering where are all you jewelry makers from? I’m from Slovakia, Europe :)

899 views, 0 by Terrie

Terrie

My soapbox...

Ok, I need to vent a little bit here. I’ve held my tongue as long as I can on this. I’ve run across it so many times on this site, and on many others. I see, time and time again, when people post photos of jewelry they’ve made, and don’t give...

567 views, 1 by Madalynne Homme

Madalynne Homme

Something Isn't What It Seems To Be

Ok…..I’m having a little trouble viewing jewelry that is not handmade. Sometimes we get invaded by other entities that pass themselves off as handmade when in actuality they are not. They use our site as a way to promote and sell their jewelry....

514 views, 3 by Madalynne Homme

Madalynne Homme

Ideas for Show Displays

Have you ever struggled with how your going to display your jewelry at shows and the kind of props your going to use? Join the crowd. We all struggle with that. I’ve found a great way for myself that works great. Building up allows you to use...