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Beads and Beyond

I have a tutorial in the current Beads and Beyond that shows you how to make my Starburst Stacker pendants. If you want to pick up a copy, you can get it in WHSmiths and larger newsagents ๐Ÿ™‚


Magazine and giveaway winner

I bought Beads and Beyond (Issue 15) today, my tutorial is on page 30-31! I could have been happier with the photo taken to illustrate it, but it’smy first published piece, so chuffed ๐Ÿ˜€ Here’s a quick snap of the article (I’ve no idea what that big “2” means)ย and the piece you can learn to make:

Also the winner of the November Giveaway has been drawn and the winner is comment 6, Lauren from MayBeads! Congratulations, I have contacted you for your details.

I am taking part in NaBloPoMo (National Blog Post Month), so I will be blogging every day in November. Today is post 15! http://www.nablopomo.com

Beads and Beyond – December 2008 Issue 15

I’m writing a tutorial for Beads and Beyond’s December issue, focusing on a simple embedding technique for recycling fabric scraps. This will be the finished product:

I will be finishing writing it tonight and taking the pictures over the weekend, ready for submission at the beginning of the next week. I’m hoping this will help build my experience and therefore make my book proposal more appealing to publishers for when I send my reminder letters out to those who haven’t responded.