Showing posts from August, 2017

Pretty Palettes August Reveal

Welcome to my Pretty Palettes August Reveal!  This month Molly Schaller has selected a stunning bead palette from this beautiful photo of  Minnetrista Center, a museum, garden, and gathering place in Muncie, Indiana.

Here is our color palette generated from Molly's photo. 

I usually select my own beads for the Pretty Palette challenge but this month I decided to go with Molly's picks.

Bead Gallery® Beads found at your local Michaels Stores
Bead Gallery® 12mm rhodonite roundsBead Gallery® 8mm blue ceramic roundsBead Gallery® green coated seed beadsBead Gallery® 8mm turquoise Czech glass roundsBead Gallery® 7mm wooden square beadsBead Gallery® 6mm amber shell rondellesBead Gallery® large wooden rectanglesBead Gallery®6mm gold luster hematite faceted rounds
 My first design is the "Temperate Necklace".  If you are a beginning beader, you can create this necklace.  It is formed using simple knots, a simple loop and opening and closing a jump rings.

The "Temperate Bracelet…