Northcoast Beadmakers

Kimmyg, Teri Roberts, Bev Butler, Carolyn Martin, Penel, Sandy Morrice, Christine Windolf, Marife (Rifie) Hogan, Su Bishop, Alan Ussher, Maria Dao, Tracy Brown, Terri Smith, Marianne Kerby, John Hanwright, Wendy Hearn, Carole Griffiths, Jan Roebuck, Jenni Wiseman, Gary Lisle, Tania Black, Maxine Chivers, Susan Clarkson, Terri Kraehe, Jenny Potts and Pippa Venter.

Lampworked glass beads, borosilicate glass pendants, borosilicate beads, unique handmade beads, fused glass pendants, fused glass cuffs, handmade designer jewellery, unique art glass jewellery, collectible miniature perfume bottles, gifts from wine glass charms to suncatchers, all made in Australia, as well as natural stone beads, pearls, coral, sterling silver beads and findings...


Finally ….. getting back into the swing

Posted in Uncategorized at 9:59 am by kim

You know when you think all is ok, then you get another slug to the jaw – well, it happened again when I received an email from Microsoft on April Fools day, which obviously was not from Microsoft as it wiped my address book and emails AGAIN – Grrrr!
I do apologise for being continually remiss in updating the blog, but I will try and get to it on a weekly basis from here!

Enough of that scary stuff!

Glass bead maker Gary Lisle has been slaving over a hot torch to produce a new range of pendants and beads. Gary has also been working with the resident artists at Sunshine Coast Hot Glass Studio – Yandina, Greg Royle and Jonathan Westacott, to produce some new colours using Gaffer glass from New Zealand, and also to make his own murrini some of which are incorporated into his new work. In addition Gary has continued to produce some great dot patterned totem beads.. here’s an example……


Click Here to go straight to Gary’s gallery!

I have been busy cleaning up my workshop and have more dichroic pendants to offer at CLEARANCE PRICES…..check to the Dichroic Pendants section of the shop, ONE ONLY of each pendant available, so its first in, best dressed…..

Click Here to go straight to dichroic pendants!

I will also be adding more focals and sets today……the ‘raku’ is in and I’m having great fun with it!! Here’s an example of some of the most recent offerings, they will be on the site by this evening – PROMISE!


Au revoir for now!