Glazed Ceramic Beads

I am beyond  delighted with how these last few bead glaze 5 firings have been coming out. Lots of new color ways…   I love this above cinnamon glaze.    And the abundance of finished beads for the Bead & Button show in a few days is exciting!    But sometimes in the studio I get […]

Firing Ceramic Beads

 With the Bead and Button Show (Milwaukee, WI) right around the corner I have been nonstop glazing and firing beads!   This is what I unloaded last night!     Oh the colors!    I just love the way the glazes puddle on this chocolate stoneware…    It feels like Christmas opening the kiln!    And then […]

Beaded Silk Wrap Bracelet Directions Long Pinterest Image

I thought it might be a good idea to have a Pinterest Friendly photo of my Beaded Silk Bracelet Design. I have updated my Etsy Shop with both the Bracelet Kit and the Beaded Cord Kit (for those of you that already have your own buttons or beads). For full directions and supply kits, check […]

Beaded Silk Cord Bracelet Instructions

Do you want to make an adult version of simple braided jewelry that you can use as wrap bracelets? You can purchase Marsha Neal Studio Beaded Silk Cord Wrap Bracelet Kit supplies in over 20 color palettes through my Etsy shop. Printable pdf directions:┬áBeaded Silk Bracelet Instructions Marsha Neal Studio Here is where you start: […]

The Beginning of the Beaded Silk Cords

For a few years now I have had the inkling to use the 2mm hand painted silks I carry (from Ute of Silk Painting Is Fun) for some sort of wrap bracelet, but have lacked in the pulling of any solid idea together. When it was time to submit product for Beads 2015 (Stringing Magazine […]