Different Materials Used To Make Beads

Beading is an interesting craft and shopping for beads could be equally interesting if not more. Beads are versatile as you find them available in various types of materials, sizes, shapes and colors. Beads are used in the making of jewelry. The choice of material of bead depends on the type of jewelry you make. […]

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The Fun Of Alternative Art In Canada

Canada is often known for a lot of things but art and culture (at least in my experience) are not often near the top of the list. I suppose I should offer up some credit where it’s due to the artistic talents of Canada that have been given recognition though, as in the world of […]

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Shopping For Fickle Family

This is a pretty unique piece don’t you think?  I don’t see a lot of garnet and agate being used together, and certainly not in the form of an eye catching bracelet like this one! (© Stefanie Freels). I’ve had my share of experience with shopping, some good times, and some not so good times, […]

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A Couple Of Cool Canadian Museums

When you think of Canada what do you think of?  Probably a big red maple leaf, maple syrup, ice hockey, and those very red uniformed Mounties, right?  Well you’d not be wrong to think of those things but they’re just a preconception thanks to the inaccuracy of our own global media machine.  It’s the same […]

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