Saturday, September 24, 2016

New Places to Find Beadware - Hood River Oregon

In Hood River Oregon you will find a brand new boutique called Tacy's Place that is now selling Beadware's turritella agate necklaces and earrings.

Tacy's opened for business at  this July and is having a grand opening celebration on October 1st.
Nestled along the Columbia River Gorge, Hood River is a great place to visit. So many wonderful things to see and do including viewing the many waterfalls, visiting the Columbia River Discovery Center, hiking, watching kite boarders and wind surfers on the river, wine and beer tasting and shopping. Be sure and stop in to Tacy's if you are in the area!

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Recent Work - Snakeskin Jasper

I have never met a snakeskin jasper I did like like. They are gorgeous stones. The patterns and colors are amazing. 

 This one had a cool crystal inclusion. It sold on its first day on display. 

 Blue/grey seed beads and sterling silver tubes with pewter.

Snakeskin jasper is a stone of protection and invisibility. Who doesn't need that! 

It guards against negative attitudes and actions. SOLD

Its energy is useful in moving energy and can be helpful during massage. SOLD

It can also be helpful during meditation, bringing one peace of mind. Snakeskin jasper is also thought to bring productivity and abundance to our minds and bodies. SOLD

Mixed with freshwater pearls and copper.One on right has SOLD.
(Note this information is for curiosity only and is not meant to be medical advice.)

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

New Places to Find Beadware - California!

Starting this month you will be able to find Beadware stone necklaces and earrings at Enduring Comforts in Freestone California. Besides jewelry, this charming boutique carries antiques and other delights. Beside jewelry, you will find clothing, gifts and a tasteful selection of antiques for your home.

You can see pictures of this lovely shop on their Facebook page. If you are cruising down the Bohemian Hwy on the Sonoma Coast on a Friday thru Monday be sure to stop in!

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Shop Local - Angeline Spa


The Angeline Spa at Clearwater Casino in Suquamish, WA has carried Beadware in their gift shop for several years now. I love taking up my boxes of inventory for their staff to choose pieces that will best fit their customers. They carry the most diverse selection of my work of any local shop.

This month you will find amethyst, pietersite, ocean jasper, turritella agate, flourite, rose quartz, snakeskin jasper and labradorite. This summer they have added earrings and bracelets to their selection of necklaces.

The Spa offers mid-week specials, with September's special being your choice of a herbal body wrap or brightening facial. Click here to learn more!

Thursday, September 1, 2016

New Places to Find Beadware - Millstream

Another shop that is now carrying Beadware is Millstream - Gifts from the Pacific Northwest in Winslow on Bainbridge Island. This beautiful shop has been around for more than 30 years and has made a name for itself featuring a wonderful selection of fine art and nature related gifts that reflect the spirit of the Pacific Northwest.

They now carry a selection of Beadware stone pendant necklaces and earrings, including some of my popular fossil collection.