This subindex particularly collects together ‘stripeys’, a bead in which the stripes are ‘built in’ to the base glass. Clicking on the picture will take you to the first link posted in the accompanying description (even if the image goes to the second—yeah, I'm lazy;)
production from 23sep15: recent experiments, mostly with color. Also, reviewing old techniques. 25sep2015
Unfortunately I can't talk a whole lot about this gorgeous piece, because I didn't do most of the work—my synergy partner, Sharon Wagner, did. As with so many successful collaborations, she came up with the original concept, which was inspired by an art-deco themed building, which dictated both ...
Though these beads were made earlier, this is the first post about them specifically . Originally posted 28jan09. 28jan2009
Though made (and photographed) in 2007, I didn't get around to posting these grey, red, and white gravity swirl beads till 2008. Originally posted 08dec08. 08dec2008
Stripey beads . Now a subindex page including three sets of links— mini-stripeys ; howto pages ; and the original 03 stripeys ; created 29aug06 18oct2006
pink, purple and blue, and —oh yes— greyish ministripeys in which two light sources—cloud diffused sun and tungsten light—are compared for rendering true color. Originally posted 06sep06 06sep2006
This post covers a handsome series of stripeys in 5 colorways made (so far as I can tell) in 2003 and as a bonus includes my postcard from that year. 30aug2006
Stripeys to me are hollow round bead stripeys, but these beads do have the stripes built into the glass, so, technically, they qualify. Plus, some day I want to develop the theme further. So here they are, even though really this is mostly a post about teaching kids how to braid. Originally po...
So these gravity swirl beads are striped, and they're even hollow, but the stripes are surface applied, as opposed to being part of the original construction. Part of a series (and also indexed as such) of beads in a variety of techniques made using a pastel bullseye palette. Originally posted...
Other Striped, but not stripey, beads:
stripey sub-index created 29aug06; 100 pixel thumbs substituted and satake stripeys added, 18oct06
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