Welcome! Pull up a chair and click on the links above to browse the galleries for beautiful handmade glass beads
and unique fiber art.     See What’s Happening for a list of my upcoming classes and shows.
Scroll down for News and Announcements. And if you’re fond of Jack Russell Terriers, well… there’s a gallery for that, too.

Quote of the Week

"Women and cats will do as they please,
and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
~ Robert A. Heinlein

Notes and News - October 24, 2010


--- COME SEE ME IN OAKLAND! ---
I'll be in Oakland, CA at the Bay Area Bead Extravaganza! Come see me at the Oakland Convention Center!
10th and Broadway
Oakland, CA
10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Saturday
10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Upcoming Classes in Glass and Fiber
I teach all of my bead making classes at the Bay Area Glass Institute in San Jose, CA. I offer a Beadmaking Survey class, Beadmaking 1, Beadmaking 2, and Beadmaking: Working With Metals. New classes will be coming later this year - if I get enough requests, I might even teach classes on making leaves! Interested in taking classes with me? Check out my SCHEDULE! To sign up for the beadmaking classes, contact BAGI directly: (408-993-2244).

Shirley's Bead Shop
I sell all of my beads through my Etsy shop. Here's a little peek at what's available. Click below to go to my shop!



Shirley's Fiber Art Shop I also sell my fiber art through Etsy. Here's a hint at what I do - click below to go to my shop!


New Gallery Added
I've added a Guest Artist Gallery to my web site! If you have purchased beads from me and have made something with them, drop me a line with pix attached and a link to your web site, and I'll get them into the gallery.


Ciao for now!








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