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New TierraCast Worlds Away Collection

New TierraCast Jewelry-Making Components

More and more people are traveling as it becomes more accessible to do so. As we saw from Swarovski’s latest Innovations, wanderlust isn’t just inspiring us to travel – it’s inspiring us to make some fabulous jewelry. With that in mind, TierraCast has released a new mini collection this month that encompasses small tokens from […]

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TOHO Treasures – Versatile Cylinder Seed Beads

TOHO Treasures

TOHO makes amazing seed beads in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Their round seed beads are a staple to have on hand for any kind of project and we love getting creative with unique options like Bugles and Triangles. Our latest obsession is TOHO Treasure beads. These seed beads are cylinder in shape, much […]

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Meet the Designer – Anne Lichtenstein of Gardanne Beads

Have you discovered the beautiful enameled pieces we offer on our website from Gardanne Beads? These hand-enameled items are full of unique beauty. Anne Lichtenstein is the creator of each piece and she is always thinking up new ways to make her enamel pieces stand out. You may have seen Anne before on the Artbeads […]

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Men’s Jewelry

Get inspired to make jewelry for the guys in your life

When it comes to jewelry-making, men’s jewelry is often overlooked. Maybe you’re not sure what materials to use or how a piece can be styled into men’s fashion. We’re here to tell you that making men’s jewelry is a ton of fun and the pieces can easily be added to any look. We have plenty […]

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Designer Favorites – Birds in Jewelry

Bird Jewelry Inspiration

TierraCast has released a lovely Botanical Birds collection just in time for spring and summer. Designed in collaboration with renowned jewelry artist Jill MacKay, the collection tells a whimsical story of two birds trying to build a nest for their family. This adorable and highly detailed collection features wonderful designs of cheerful birds and leafy […]

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Meet the Designer – Wyatt White from Beadalon

Beadalon's Wyatt White

It’s always fun to meet new jewelry designers and we meet plenty here at Artbeads.com. Wyatt White from Beadalon recently stopped by to inspire us with his inventions, jewelry designs, and more. Wyatt is the Product Manager and Education Director at Beadalon. He has over 34 years of experience in the jewelry industry. He’s even […]

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Summer Color Palettes with Swarovski Dazzle

Ocean Color Palette

Now that it’s May, we’re looking to the summer and preparing for warmer days. Our wardrobe is filling up with sun dresses, sandals, and sunglasses as the weather heats up. With this wardrobe refresh, we’ll need the perfect jewelry to make a dazzling summer statement. We’ve created some inspiring color palettes for the summer days […]

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Birthstones in Beading – Adding Meaningful Accents to Jewelry

Classic Cut Pendant Birthstone Colors

Do you know the birthstone associated with your birthday month? These birthstones are full of symbolism and meaning. The gorgeous colors are traditionally based on precious gemstones, but we offer all kinds of beads and charms to add your birthstone to jewelry designs in unique ways. Bringing birthstone colors to your designs allows you to […]

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Meet the Designer – Tracy Gonzales from TierraCast

Meet Tracy Gonzales

We love all of the designers we get to work with here at Artbeads.com. Their work is so inspiring and they always give us new ideas for making more jewelry. Tracy Gonzales is a designer for TierraCast and she has made some beautiful creations that we’ve featured on the website over the years. Tracy Gonzales […]

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Designer Downloads – Free Printable Seed Bead Graph Paper

Free Printable Seed Bead Graph Paper

If you’ve mastered certain bead stitches, you might want to try coming up with patterns on your own. Creating your own patterns is a great way to let your imagination flow and it ensures your jewelry is truly one-of-a-kind. Before you can create your own patterns, you’ll need something to create them with. We’re offering […]

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