Volume 9 Issue 12, December 2012
What's New in December?
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Snow, slush, rain, ice and a general
well-being by most folks. Who doesn’t love this time of the year when
people are nicer to each other and everyone is wishing each other well?
Regardless of which holidays you and your family enjoy, Blu and I wish
you a warm holiday greeting and all the best for the upcoming year.
I am looking out at a pond with no snow or ice; the wind is blowing from both
the south and the north at the same time and I can see snow falling in the
Spanish Peaks, but none on me at the moment. We have had a good snow
already and due to the 50 degree temperatures, the snow is gone and it is
now a bit of a damp landscape. That, I am sure, will change within a few days.
Christmas strolls and caroling fill the air in the downtowns around the country
as people get into the festive mood.
You never know what you will find while window shopping during a downtown
New Canes and Beads
Here are some new beads that I have come up with for
the winter season. I have them in my Artfire studio, my Etsy shop and my
Until next month,
Julie & Blu
Things to Look Forward To:
New Beads—Euro Style handmade polymer clay large hole beads to
fit the popular cable bracelets.
New Bracelets—Finally! I have taken out my enormous stash of lampwork
beads and began to create new bracelets.
Thimbles— I am back to creating thimbles. I have included my latest
thimbles in the vision of Santa and snowmen! I also am working on new
techniques that I decided would look good on the thimbles.