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Forum: Classes, Retreats, Get togethers, Etc. 2018-06-29, 10:03pm
Replies: 1
Views: 807
Posted By della
Cathy, in what part of town is this taking place?...

Cathy, in what part of town is this taking place? Any suggestions for cheap hotel rooms? I would love to come if I can manage the money. Can a person attend the bead market without taking the...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-10, 3:07am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By della
When I use Clio, the only DH I seem to...

When I use Clio, the only DH I seem to understand, I use any orangish rod I have; doesn't need to be a striking orange. Make a very small base bead, clear encase that thinly but absolutely totally...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-26, 8:46pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,219
Posted By della
Well, that makes perfect sense. Thank you very...

Well, that makes perfect sense. Thank you very much Elke. I will play with that in about two weeks (new glasses coming). I won't post anything though because I do not have the equipment necessary to...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-25, 12:32pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,219
Posted By della
Dearest Elke, You have lifted a weight from my...

Dearest Elke, You have lifted a weight from my heart.
della
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-24, 11:51pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,219
Posted By della
Elke, I appreciate your response. I am not going...

Elke, I appreciate your response. I am not going to type much here right now, I am too angry. Your beads are gorgeous. I would love to have your opinions about this look. That is just what I was...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-23, 8:30pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,219
Posted By della
Dix, if you would read my original message I did...

Dix, if you would read my original message I did not ask anyone to tell any of Anouk's secrets. I asked people for their opinions about how to achieve a "look". Chiding me is disrespectful. Your...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-23, 1:32am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,219
Posted By della
anouk's whirlpool beads

I was cruising around Pinterest and found several pictures of Anouk Jasperse's whirlpool beads. Did she ever offer a tutorial of how to get that center? How the heck do you get the EXTREMELY fine...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-10, 8:15pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,448
Posted By della
To tell you the truth, when I first started...

To tell you the truth, when I first started using Bullseye (for making beads), I never even thought about any other use of that glass. I had never heard of fusing. It was a wonder to actually get...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-04-25, 11:42am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,034
Posted By della
looks like you have more than enough ventilation...

looks like you have more than enough ventilation to me. I do always have two huge garage doors open when I work. I use soft glass only so I don't know if using boro changes the requirements.
della
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-04-18, 9:19pm
Replies: 12
Views: 713
Posted By della
Definitely Passing the Flame

Definitely Passing the Flame
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-11-05, 5:21am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,402
Posted By della
I think Loco is right. There is a method used by...

I think Loco is right. There is a method used by Japanese bead makers as well as German makers where they press with a paddle or knife while the bead is probably warmer than you might ordinarily have...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-11-04, 12:15pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,402
Posted By della
They also could be vintage (or a copy of) german...

They also could be vintage (or a copy of) german or czech beads. I collect those in similar odd shades although I don't have any that are that specific shape.

della
Forum: Shows and Festivals 2017-10-24, 9:58pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,158
Posted By della
Thanks for your response. I will be in Tacoma...

Thanks for your response. I will be in Tacoma when the doors open Friday. I just was hoping there was a show with more lampwork around. I went to BC two or three times for their shows. They were...
Forum: Sale Rack 2017-10-19, 8:52pm
Replies: 48
Views: 6,254
Posted By della
Awww yissss...Mike, please contact me if you need...

Awww yissss...Mike, please contact me if you need any help at all. I'll be there for sure.
Pam Spencer
Forum: Shows and Festivals 2017-10-17, 9:23pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,158
Posted By della
Vancouver Area Bead Shows?

Hello Vancouver and Victoria!
Are there any bead shows in your general vicinity in the next several months? I am anticipating cabin fever any minute now as our shared weather (I'm in Seattle) not to...
Forum: Sale Rack 2017-10-12, 12:16am
Replies: 48
Views: 6,254
Posted By della
I cannot contain my sheer joy!!! I don't care...

I cannot contain my sheer joy!!! I don't care when you have it or where. REALLY REALLY looking forward to this. Oh rapture! I live in Renton, but I will gladly come down to help you all in any way...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-24, 9:06pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,505
Posted By della
Count me in for mandrels! Mini Bash please please...

Count me in for mandrels! Mini Bash please please please. I haven't made beads in four years. Just to talk to old friends and aquaintances would be lovely. I was wearing a red bash shirt of...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-23, 12:05am
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By della
I adore Zephyr even though i am not all that...

I adore Zephyr even though i am not all that fabulous at encasing.
della
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-08, 8:23pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,040
Posted By della
I have found that I really like using a...

I have found that I really like using a mold/press to get identical beads, but to add to what Speedslug says, you could mark off identical lengths with a sharpie. I find that easier than using short...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-08, 8:12pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,050
Posted By della
notrhydon, you did the right thing imo. I NEVER...

notrhydon, you did the right thing imo. I NEVER used ANY clear better than Zephyr. I love it so... You do know you can often get seconds from the DH website? I have never had an issue with seconds.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-03-24, 10:26pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,433
Posted By della
I just checked and it IS on pinterest!

I just checked and it IS on pinterest!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-03-24, 10:19pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,433
Posted By della
Norma, I think I might have noticed it on...

Norma, I think I might have noticed it on pinterest.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-02-28, 1:11am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,214
Posted By della
Just an obnoxious aside from an old lady...you...

Just an obnoxious aside from an old lady...you will get sort of calluses on the ends of your fingers after many torch sessions. I can remove pans from the oven with only a dish rag.

Keep on...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-02-24, 5:58am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By della
Thank you for replying folks. Was kind of you to...

Thank you for replying folks. Was kind of you to chime in. When the weather improves. Hope this is not "one of those years" here in Seattle where the sun doesn't come out until mid July, or LOUSY...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-02-23, 1:17am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By della
Marble bead help?

I have been trying (mentally) to visualize how to get a swirled marble effect done in a bead. I mean the kind that have several colors in one swirl and a second swirl of other colors. Just like an...
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