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Hi, I'm Helen from South London in the UK. By day I'm a science technician in the local high school and when I'm not there I have fun melting glass in my studio (better known as my kitchen, it's a good thing I have a big kitchen).

I've always been crafty (that doesn't sound right) and have dabbled with many crafts, but the satisfaction I get out of melting glass into tiny works of art surpasses that I've got from other crafts. If given the time to do so I can really lose myself in the melting and decorating process.

Even though I'm set up in my kitchen my beads and my buttons are properly annealed in a digitally controlled kiln to ensure strength and durability and lovingly cleaned of bead release so they can be used straight away. All my beads and buttons have been handmade by me and are made of glass, please be aware…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 25
  • Joined October 6, 2009

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Glass, silver, passion, beads, love, buttons

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Hi, I'm Helen from South London in the UK. By day I'm a science technician in the local high school and when I'm not there I have fun melting glass in my studio (better known as my kitchen, it's a good thing I have a big kitchen).

I've always been crafty (that doesn't sound right) and have dabbled with many crafts, but the satisfaction I get out of melting glass into tiny works of art surpasses that I've got from other crafts. If given the time to do so I can really lose myself in the melting and decorating process.

Even though I'm set up in my kitchen my beads and my buttons are properly annealed in a digitally controlled kiln to ensure strength and durability and lovingly cleaned of bead release so they can be used straight away. All my beads and buttons have been handmade by me and are made of glass, please be aware of this when purchasing mine, or any other glass beads. Treat them with care and they will give you a lifetime of pleasure, be nasty to them and they may break.

If you like my beads why not come and play on facebook at www.facebook.com/HelensBeads

I am a member of the Frit Happens! Forum Etsy Team. To find more original work from the team please type "fhfteam" in to the search box.

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Helen

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