SkunkHillStudio

Freeform Peyote and Lacework Beading

617 Sales

SkunkHillStudio

Freeform Peyote and Lacework Beading

617 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(106)

Announcement   Beadwoven Jewelry, Pattern, Kits and Tutorials by artist, author and workshop presenter Karen Williams.

The last day for Beading Kits will be Friday, December 16th. After that I'm discontinuing all kits. What you see in my stoe are all of the kits I have. When they are gone, they are gone and I do not know if I will ever make more. So stock up now!

I WILL continue to make and sell my beading tutorials and books. (Just not the beading kits).

Announcement

Last updated on Dec 12, 2016

Beadwoven Jewelry, Pattern, Kits and Tutorials by artist, author and workshop presenter Karen Williams.

The last day for Beading Kits will be Friday, December 16th. After that I'm discontinuing all kits. What you see in my stoe are all of the kits I have. When they are gone, they are gone and I do not know if I will ever make more. So stock up now!

I WILL continue to make and sell my beading tutorials and books. (Just not the beading kits).

Karen Williams

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Karen Williams

Beaded Snowflake Chain Ornament PDF Tutorial
Beaded Snowflake Chain Ornament PDF Tutorial
$6.00
Beaded Acorn Earrings PDF Tutorial
Beaded Acorn Earrings PDF Tutorial
$6.00
Lantern Ornament Beaded Beads PDF Tutorial
Lantern Ornament Beaded Beads PDF Tutorial
$8.00

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(106)
cyndi stallings

cyndi stallings on Apr 29, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

This book not only helped me understand freeform peyote, but the lessons in texture and color etc... has been a great help with my other beadweaving pieces!

adornbyadrienne

adornbyadrienne on Mar 18, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I haven't actually had time to make this yet, but the instructions are very clear and there are lots of picture

Shawna Woofter

Shawna Woofter on Feb 21, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I absolutely love this bracelet. I saw it and fell in love with it and purchased the pattern on a whim, even though I have limited experience beading (previously only with crochet which is far different). The pattern was really easy to understand with lots of diagrams for you to follow. I am about halfway done with my first bracelet. I just love it and cannot wait to wear it when I am finished.

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About

Create * Design * Inspire

I have worked and played with fiber and beads for the past twenty years. My current work combines peyote stitch and right angle weave into abstract, organic patterns that often resemble jewelry.

As much as I like to design, I love to teach because I love to see what other people will do with the same techniques. There are so many possibilities, far more than I can ever accomplish by myself. So help me out - give freeform beading a try!

Towards that end, I self-published my first book, Freeform Peyote Beading, in fall of 2010. Since then I've published two additional books and a series of shorter ebooks and tutorials. My newest book, "Explorations in Freeform Peyote Beading: Designing Original Art Jewelry and Beyond", is my most comprehensive look at freeform bead weaving to date. Featuring the works of nearly two dozen artists from three continents working in the medium, Explorations looks at techniques, inspiration and design processes, including how to get back on track when the design process goes astray.

I also maintain an active blog where I share tips on bead related process, write about my designs, my life as a working artist, and anything that catches my interest: http://baublicious.blogspot.com.

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  • Karen Williams

    Owner, Artist, Author, Random Troublemaker

    Karen has spent the past twenty years exploring the myriad possibilities of working with fiber and beads. She now resides in Seattle, Washington, and teaches classes throughout the Pacific Northwest.

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Last updated on December 21, 2013

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{Packaging}
I wrap all of my packages in my hand-dyed tissue paper with one of my little Doodle or Fish card thank you notes (2x2”). For the holidays, if you would prefer that each item be wrapped separately or if you’d like a blank gift card for each item, just say the word and it will be so. (I do use a little tape on the tissue paper so the package holds together better.)

{Processing and Shipping}
I will ship your entire order to one address. Please make multiple orders if you’d like to ship to more than one address. I will automatically ship to the address provided by Etsy/Paypal.

Please distinguish between processing time and shipping time. The Processing Time is the time I need to have that specific item ready for shipping. You will find the processing time on top of this page. Most of my items are ready for shipping within 1-3 business days. When calculating the processing time, the day the order was placed is not included.

The shipping time is the time it takes the carrier (USPS or other) to deliver the package to you. Most of my items are shipped via USPS First Class Mail, with delivery confirmation within the US. I ship from Seattle, Washington.

Priority Mail Upgrade: at long last, I've found my way into Etsy's beta shipping upgrade team, so all of my physical listings should have the option to upgrade to Domestic Priority mail. For international packages, I'd need to figure out the shipping, but would get back with you asap.

{Refunding Excess Shipping}
My goal is not to use shipping as another income stream, but there are times when the shipping adds up, especially if you purchase multiple items. Worried you'll pay too much in shipping? I will refund the difference if you've paid more than fifty cents above my actual costs (including shipping materials such as bubble envelopes and mailers).

{Shipping to Alternate Addresses}
I am also happy to ship items directly to your gift recipient, just let me know at check out. I'll need to know the full name and postal address of the recipient. If your purchase is intended as a gift, I'll happily include a little gift card with a short message from you at no extra charge.
Refunds and Exchanges
With my PDF tutorials, there really is no way to return them. However, I am more than happy to answer questions and help troubleshoot any issues you may encounter with my designs.

If you are unhappy with any of my kits or finished jewelry, please let me know and I will see what I can do to work with you to make it right.