HHbeads

Glass Lampwork Beads, Handmade Findings & Jewelry

Gastonia, North Carolina · 2700 Sales

HHbeads

Glass Lampwork Beads, Handmade Findings & Jewelry

Gastonia, North Carolina 2700 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(1924)

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Announcement

Last updated on Oct 3, 2016

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Heather Halaburda

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Heather Halaburda

Warm Cocoa Disc Lampwork Beads (12)- SRA
$24.00
Fresh Linen Discs (12) Lampwork Beads -SRA
$24.00
Soft Yellow Flowers (3) Lampwork Beads -SRA
$7.50
Frosty Lime Flowers (3) Lampwork Beads -SRA
$7.50
Frosty Clear Flowers (3) Lampwork Beads -SRA
$7.50
Sedona Large Hole Sliders (6) Lampwork Beads -SRA
$6.50
Raku Striped Discs (6) Lampwork Beads - SRA
$12.00

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(1924)
Tanja Kauffeld

Tanja Kauffeld on Jan 8, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Wunderschöne Lampworkperlen sind das! Vielen Dank!

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Tanja Kauffeld

Tanja Kauffeld on Jan 8, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Wunderschöne Lampworkperlen sind das! Vielen Dank!

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Tanja Kauffeld

Tanja Kauffeld on Jan 8, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Wunderschöne Lampworkperlen sind das! Vielen Dank!

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Misty

Misty on Jan 7, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Such a great staple item to have on hand. Well made!

Mikki Marin

Mikki Marin on Nov 29, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Such cute little beads. Arrived promptly and in perfect condition. They are lovely and I look forward to making a creation from them. Thank you very much.

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About

The Beginning...

I started beadwork back in 2004. I began in jewelry, selling on Ebay. I bought Lampwork beads to work with and became hooked. I had to learn!!! It wasn't easy, I was self taught. I bought a couple of books and magazines & just practiced. I work with soft glasses- Effetre, Vetrofond, CIM, Lauscha, Reichenbach, Thompson enamels with a COE of 104 and also with American Bullseye- COE90. I enjoy making a variety of different shapes- flowers, discs, rounds, tubes, tiles in vibrant eye catching colors. After each bead is created, it is immediately placed into a digitally controlled kiln (Paragon Bluebird). The bead holes are thoroughly cleaned with a dremel w/ diamond bit.

I am very excited to add fine silver components to my shop, as well as polymer clay toggles. This is a new venture and since it's new (to me), it is sometimes more fun than glass.

I worked as a full time beadmaker from 2005 to 2012. I am a little uncomfortable not having a guaranteed paycheck, so I went back to work in 2012. My hours are 11-7:30p, so there really isn't much time in the morning for me to make beads. It has become more of a hobby than business.

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  • Heather Halaburda

    Owner

    Glass Bead Artist since 2005, working in soft glasses & fine silver wire

Shop policies

Last updated on May 14, 2015

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
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  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
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  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
I accept PayPal (credit cards through PayPal)
Shipping
Please see my shop announcement page for new shipping policy.
Refunds and Exchanges
100% refunds- on beads returned in original received condition
Additional policies and FAQs
Currently, I am not taking SPECIAL ORDER requests. I will re-make sets that I have previously done but it is too time consuming for me to make sample beads, multiple photos & endless emails...