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Tuesday, February 07, 2012

The Showcase 500 Beaded Jewelry book

I just received two emails from Lark Jewelry & Beading to let me know that my two brooches, "Mystic Flower" and "Mandala Effect" had been accepted into the Showcase 500 Beaded Jewelry book. I'm thrilled!!!


About the Author

Author and juror Ray Hemachandra is the team lead and business manager for Lark Jewelry & Beading. His previous books as author or senior editor include The Penland Book of Glass; Beading with World Beads; Masters: Beadweaving and other Masters Series books, including Masters: Gold, Masters: Blown Glass, Masters: Polymer Clay, Masters: Earthenware, and Masters: Art Quilts, Volumes 1 and 2; and numerous books in the 500 Series, including 500 Judaica, 500 Art Quilts, 500 Raku, 500 Vases, and three furniture books in the series devoted to chairs, tables, and cabinets. Originally from New York, he lives with his family in Asheville, North Carolina.


  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: Lark Crafts (August 7, 2012)
  • Language: English


PiPa said...

Congratulations! Looks like an amazing book and I think those brooches will be in good company

MegansBeadedDesigns said...

Your pieces are GORGEOUS! No wonder they were selected! Congratulations!

Marsha Wiest-Hines said...

Both excellent examples of your work Ileana! Congratulations.

Callie Mitchell said...

Beautiful work, Ileana! Congratulations on your publication!

Ilenia said...

Your brooches are great^_^