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Jenny Argyle
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Teacher, academic & beadwork artist
Teacher, academic & beadwork artist

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Happy New Year! JAN2017 discount code in Etsy Shop
The start of a New Year is a point of reflection! Two resolutions for the start of this year - a better work life balance and to start a graded exercise programme. Last year saw me write several articles for Bead & Jewellery Magazine  - over the year these ...

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My initial thoughts on Trinity Beads!

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Trinity Beads
Since the advent of 2 hole beads in 2012 I have gradually added every new shape to my stash.  Some get used straight away - some sit there for a while and will talk to me at a later date! The trinity beads were purchased  for the OTTBS March 2016 challenge ...

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Mixing it up!
It has been a while since my last blog.......and it does seem a little too late to be writing about New Years Resolutions!  The theme for the year is mixing it up, experimenting and enjoying the creative process.  I have started this year working on a few d...

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Braiding, bead weaving & bead embroidery projects in print!
This month has seen four of my projects published - reflecting the range of mediums that appeal to me as a jewellery designer.  Spring 2015 saw me make an early start to two beaded ornament designs for an  Interweave Publication  - 'Sparkling Beaded Bauble'...

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Time to hibernate?
It has been a while since I blogged.......partly as I've been working on a secret project for Beads Direct .  Autumn brings out a mix of feelings!  The warm glow with the beauty of the rich hue of colours as the season changes from summer to winter.  The sh...

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New designs - will be available at Brancepeth Castle Christmas Fair - last weekend in november

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Tutorials for summer flowers!
The run up to the summer craft fair at Brancepeth castle gave me chance to explore and experiment with lunasoft cabachons and czech beads.  I'm often asked for brooches at events - so this season I made an effort to focus on developing some new designs in t...

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SuperDuo Chevron Bangle & Christmas Workshop
Inspiration comes in all shapes and forms - often when I am immersed in one project - I have design ideas pop into my head!  After teaching a workshop at MADE Cafe  on flat spiral stitch - I developed SuperDuo Chevron Bangle.  The tutorial contains two desi...

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BOTB15: Lost in a Desert!
Battle of the BeadSmith 2015 ‘Lost in a Desert!’ is inspired by the influence of beading on my life. The granite undertones of Red Creek Jasper symbolise navigation through life and the grounding role beads play within it. Colour, flow and connectivity are ...
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