Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Bead Soup! - Jeans Beads

My partner as I said before is Jean Yates. She has this wonderful high energy and the more we talk the more I find out we have in common.
I know she has thanked Lori for pairing us up, but I don't think I have.
Thank you Lori!

I spent some time looking through her shop
Browsing her Flick'r and reading her blog.
I think I have gotten a sense of her style, her jewelry is all so full of joy and whimsy. For her soup ingredients, I was very inspired by a photo she shared on her Facebook wall. It was in some of her favorite colors so I ran with it. Jean is quite accomplished and challenging that can be tough, hopefully the beads I chose provides some challenge for her and in a good way. I have to say, I've decided I definitely need to make something in these colors myself, they are gorgeous!

I also sent along a small token of friendship. I do hope she likes it and her soup too!

Please be sure to stop by and visit Jean in her ETSY and her BLOG, you won't be sorry you did!!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/theoriginaljeanyates
http://snapoutofitjean.wordpress.com/
http://prettykittydogmoonjewelry.blogspot.com/

See ya next time!

10 comments:

  1. Dear Dana: I have NEVER seen anything as beautiful as your package , hand made and hand painted, when it arrived last night, after dark. I cannot express what it means to me to imagine that you might think that I am worthy of such beautiful packaging. I burst into tears (not my normal style) and decided to put everything away until I could get some good photos.

    I am so glad you have a photo of your beautiful box here on your blog, as I did undo the ribbon. So nothing already is as it was when I received it.
    You have amazing talent in a massive arena of artistic fields--someday soon I would like to interview you and find out how you got to where you are!

    Until both my children are home today from summer session ( the two with autism go to school in the summer as well as the regular school year) I do not want to begin a photo session. In fact, I may wait and see if the light is better tomorrow.

    However, I want to tell you that I have NEVER recieved such a beautiful gift in my LIFE. My head is spinning! Thank you SO much, Dana: you are so amazing you make my head spin!
    love xox jean

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    1. I'm so glad you like it!
      Of course you're worth it and more!

      hugs xox
      Dana

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  2. Love your packaging and just saw what you sent - stunning! Can't wait to see what Jean creates!

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  3. I know what you mean :) I can't wait to see what she makes too!!

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  4. Great box, great blog, lovely all round Thank you Love and hugs Tanya

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