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The Women of Buranga

As you may know, part of the joy I get out of making my creations with beads is to know that I’m also helping others. The paper beads I use in my designs are handmade by women in Rwanda, Africa. In … Continue reading

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St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Bazaar 2014

It’s that time of year again! The St. Vincent de Paul Annual Christmas Bazaar is this weekend. Looks like it will be nice weather for a change, so hopefully everyone will be out and about and ready to shop. I … Continue reading

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Paper Bead Earrings – Coming Soon

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I’ve been busy making paper bead earrings and taking pictures but haven’t had time to put them on Etsy yet. In the meantime, thought I’d post some of the pictures here as a preview. If you are interested in any … Continue reading

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2013 Craft Shows

The 2013 holiday season is almost upon us. What that means is that I’m busy working to get ready for my upcoming craft shows. Here’s where you can find me in December: Saturday and Sunday, December 7 and 8, 2013 … Continue reading

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Giveaway of a Rwandan Paper Bead Necklace and Earring Set

As a member of HandmadeMN, I am participating in a product giveaway between September 14 and September 28, 2013. Please visit the blog post on HandmadeMN’s site to enter for your chance to win this great necklace and earring set! … Continue reading

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My Television Debut

Amazingly enough, just a month after I had my first magazine feature, I was contacted by Channel 12, a community cable channel here in the Twin Cities, to do a story about my Rwandan paper beads. Pretty exciting! The story … Continue reading

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My First Magazine Article

Wow, it’s been awhile since I’ve posted. So much for my New Year’s resolution to do better with my blog! I was recently honored be featured in my first magazine article. Maple Grove Magazine published an article about me and … Continue reading

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