Creating While Learning a New Stitch!
Learning something new is always a lovely choice... sometimes I get it soon after beginning the process, sometimes it takes a few projects to perfect it. This new stitch "peyote with a twist, not crochet" is a load of fun. It looks like crochet, but you don't have to string on all the beads ahead of time, which is awesome. And, truly the designs are so endless. I was focusing on stitching correctly - one stitch after another - and, imagine! this piece took on a life of its own... always such a surprise to me. :) As I was progressing, I looked through my stock of favorite bead artist pendants, and Gaea's feather jumped out at me, and the colors were so delicious with what I had already started, it joined the flow of it all. My earrings were actually started before I finished the necklace. Ooh la la... Fall here I come. There's so much joy in these beads.