How To Make Ceramic Beads Magazine Article Artisan Jewelry Times

If you have ever wanted a look into how I make my ceramic beads, I have written an article for the online magazine: Artisan Jewelry Times called Ceramic Clay Bead Basics, where I go over all of the basic details about making and firing ceramic beads. In the June 2016 article, I discuss clay and […]

Bead Fest Spring 2016 Philadelphia

Friday, April 8 through Sunday, April 10, 2016 you can find a lot of handmade jewelry supplies, tools and classes, including a lot of newly made beads from my studio. I will be at this show representing my business Marsha Neal Studio, LLC and I can be found at Artisan Table #520. If you are […]

Bead Fest Philly August 2015

It has been a number of years since I myself have sold my work at Bead Fest Philadelphia. In fact, it was 6 years ago because I was pregnant with my son. I have picked up an Artist Table (570A) around the Artisan Alley section of the show and will have some great new stuff. […]

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 […]

Glaze Firing Ceramic Beads

I find that working in batches is most comfortable for me. I like to make a bunch of pieces, then bisque them, then have my choice of "matching" up pairs, glazing them at the same time, then if they make it out if the kiln, they are tied up as a pair. May seem a […]

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