“Wings” Giveaway: Win an Engraved Angel Wings Necklace or take 60% OFF

“Wings” Giveaway: Win an Engraved Angel Wings Necklace or take 60% OFF

It was a Saturday, 6 years ago today that my mother suddenly passed away. She was only 54. I designed this angel wings necklace with…

Rhinebeck Bounty 2014

Rhinebeck Bounty 2014

You are looking at this year’s take from the NYS Sheep & Wool Festival (aka simply as “Rhinebeck” – as in the town it takes place,…

Adventures in (Faux) Tailspinning

Adventures in (Faux) Tailspinning

I’ve been experimenting with variations of tailspinning locks of fleece (in this instance mohair locks). This would actually be classified as a faux tailspun as…

October 2014 Newsletter: What’s New bb3.ca

October 2014 Newsletter: What’s New bb3.ca

The October 2014 Newsletter is hot off the press and into subscribers’ inboxes. You can read it by clicking the image above. Don’t forget the…

New Product: Engraved Owl Necklace

New Product: Engraved Owl Necklace

The most popular pinterest board that I have to date is all about owls. I’m glad I’m not the only one fascinated with these creatures….

True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.
– Albert Einstein

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30% off Skulls and Spiders on bb3.ca

30% off Skulls and Spiders on bb3.ca

For the month of October save 30% off the skulls and spiders sections on the website. Simply use code: COBWEBS30 at checkout. Offer valid until…

Combing Fiber with St. Blaise Carding Combs

Combing Fiber with St. Blaise Carding Combs

I’ve been combing fiber like mad while we’ve been here in Nova Scotia. After watching Robin Russo’s DVD Combing Fiber I was convinced to give it…

September Newsletter & Giveaway

September Newsletter & Giveaway

We’ve been travelling so I’ve been quiet on the blog front. You can read about the latest in my newsletter, as well as participate in…

August 2014 Newsletter & Giveaway

August 2014 Newsletter & Giveaway

I’m going to do something different starting this month, and that is putting the newsletters on here as soon as soon as they are released…

July’s Newsletter Archive

July’s Newsletter Archive

Click on the image below to read July 2014’s newsletter. To subscribe, go to: http://bb3.ca/newsletter

At the end, we’re kind of observers – creative people, I mean. I feel like an observer, and I’m pretty much able to step out of things and see how things are playing out.
– Nick Cave

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New Personalized Necklace: Awareness Ribbon for Advocacy Awareness Memorial

New Personalized Necklace: Awareness Ribbon for Advocacy Awareness Memorial

I love it when a new product evolves from an existing one. I have a basket on my work desk of “rejects”.  Manual engraving is…

New Pewter Charms for the Animal/Nature Keepsake Necklace

New Pewter Charms for the Animal/Nature Keepsake Necklace

I’ve added some more cute culinary grade pewter charms to this series (culinary grade = lead free!). I cannot help myself: the detail the manufacturer…

My hand is the extension of the thinking process – the creative process.
– Tadao Ando

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New Chain on Child’s Flower Necklaces

New Chain on Child’s Flower Necklaces

I got a chain order the other day, and with it I had a design epiphany, about my child’s flower necklaces. The epiphany was: what…

Finding Creativity in the Mundane

Finding Creativity in the Mundane

We have a 100 year old project house in Nova Scotia. Now, I hate painting. I love the look of a freshly painted wall or…

May 2014 Newsletter Archive

May 2014 Newsletter Archive

Click the below image to read May 2014 newsletter. To receive the monthly newsletter, click here. 🙂

International Breastfeeding Symbol & Image of the International Child Products

International Breastfeeding Symbol & Image of the International Child Products

June’s new product offerings include necklaces & bookmarks featuring the International Breastfeeding Symbol & The Image of the International Child for Genital Autonomy. Perfect gifts…

Maine Fiber Frolic 2014

Maine Fiber Frolic 2014

Last week the fam & I had the privilege of attending the 2014 Maine Fiber Frolic. It’s been on our list of shows to check…

New Pearl Option for the Flower Child’s Personalized Necklace – with Engraving

New Pearl Option for the Flower Child’s Personalized Necklace – with Engraving

A customer recently asked me if I could do a pearl instead of a Swarovski crystal for her flower child’s necklace order. I had some…

No man has the right to dictate what other men should perceive, create or produce, but all should be encouraged to reveal themselves, their perceptions and emotions, and to build confidence in the creative spirit.
– Ansel Adams

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2014 New Hampshire Sheep & Wool Festival: New Goodies

2014 New Hampshire Sheep & Wool Festival: New Goodies

Last weekend, my family & I attended the New Hampshire Sheep & Wool Festival in Deerfield, New Hampshire. This is our 4th year in a…

April 2014 Newsletter Archive

April 2014 Newsletter Archive

April 2014’s newsletter is now archived. You can view it by clicking on the above link. Look like something that interests you? I do a…