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Lots of goodies

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Lots of goodies

Still unloading material, photographing, counting, bagging, and loading products onto the online store. Re-stocked notice!!  More deep wall rectangle bezels in stock- so check out under Jewellery Blanks & Bits under the Making Jewellery menu of the store. Round and hearts coming soon also. Lots of interesting things to add life to your mosaics. Most of them will go under Beads & Bits, so look there to see if anything takes your fancy. If I am replenishing previously sold out items, they won't show up on the newest products- if you use that way of searching the store.... but you...

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She sells sea shells by the seashore!

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She sells sea shells by the seashore!

Lovely sea shells, shell beads, and shell pieces now in the store. :)

Have fun, play with your Tess-Array......

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Matt v's Shiny -Part Two

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I've made two new rainbow pieces an have grouted them in different colours for you to see. The first one is a bamboo tray I had and I tiled it with 9 of the colours from the Tess-Array-nbow, and just now have grouted it with a weird colour I mixed up. I had some Davco Light Grey #49 and some red colourant that a friend gave me a long time ago. So the colour of the grout is a bit awfully peach, but I went ahead anyway. I'm not sure what you think, but I quite like it. I've always...

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Matt v's Shiny -Part One

Karen Baker

Matt v's Shiny -Part One

There really is a difference in the finished mosaic when you are using tesserae with matt surfaces as opposed to shiny surface tile. It does take a bit of adjustment. I just made a little Rainbow Tea Tray and The Rock Guy is saying he doesn't like it, and black grout was the wrong choice for that piece. I don't actually agree with him, because I like black grout, I like it with every colour. But grouting with any matt surface tile is going to be different than if it were shiny. There is no reflection from the tile, and...

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You're Welcome!!!!!!

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You're Welcome!!!!!!

It's been one of those mornings when I have been dumbfounded, knocked for a 6! I've been muttering over and over to myself, ..how can I have not known this before now. ??????? Why isn't this information being shared around...?????? Why didn't anyone tell me? Maybe in the back of my mind is a distant memory, -I think of Shirley Fralick in Canada saying to use them for grout haze, but obviously I didn't, and I hadn't used them until now...... Sooooooo.... (breathes out)........ today I grouted my Tess-Array-nbow tray and it is the 3rd or 4th time I have...

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