Workshop Information

                                    Recommended Resources

Mary Lynne has sent assembly and edging instructions to  those who participated in the workshop.  You may contact Mary Lynne by email using this link Mary Lynne .   

        Both Books Are Available at Amazon
    Bead Play with Tassels: Techniques, Design and Projects   

Bead Play with Tassels    
  by Jamie Cloud Eakin  

     Bead Play with Fringe 
       by Jamie Cloud Eakin


Always check your local bead shop first. Here are some resources for things NOT carried in the bead stores and for some of the hard to find items – in no particular order.


Lacy’s Stiff Stuff, Nymo, Fireline, cabochons, seed and cylinder beads:

Fire Mountain Gems and Beads, 1-800-355-2137:


Lacy’s Stiff Stuff, Ultrasuede, threads, Swarovski lochrosen, crystals and glass pearls, brass bracelet blanks:  Beyond


Glovers needles, pearls, vintage nailheads and sequins, Czech charlottes:

A Grain of Sand:


Fabritek Permanent Fabric Glue, Permanent double-sided tape:

Michael’s, JoAnn Fabrics, Hobby Lobby


Rit Liquid Dye, E6000 glue:

Michael’s, WalMart, JoAnn Fabrics, Hobby Lobby


Plastic Reinforcement:

Avery Durable Write-on Plastic Dividers #16170 – available at most office supply stores


Pin/Pendant finding:

I have never found these anywhere except through Rio Grande which is a wholesale jewelry making source.  I generally keep some on hand so if you want to buy any, you can contact me.