Thursday, May 26, 2011

Name That Kit!

Now's your chance to name my next Beads East kit! Visit my Facebook Fan Page, "Melissa Grakowsky" and "like" it to view the necklace and earrings and submit your title. I'll choose my favorite from the entries and the kit will go live tomorrow with its new name on the Beads East website!

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Class at Beads By Blanche in March

There is still room in my class at Beads by Blanche in New Jersey March 12-13th. In this two-day class, you'll learn how to make lifelike beaded roses and assemble an elaborate necklace with many different components. Even if you don't like the necklace, you'll learn how to make amazingly lifelike roses using a simple bead weaving technique.

Visit to sign up!

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

2nd Exclusive Etsy pattern-Fern Earrings

I've added another pattern exclusive to my Etsy site--Fern Earrings!

I'll soon add kits you can purchase with the pattern, so stay tuned!

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

"Lady Flora" Exclusive Etsy Kit

I've released my latest bracelet pattern and kit as an exclusive Etsy offering. Check it out at You won't be able to get the pattern or kit anywhere else!

New Sinusoidal Class Section at the Bead and Button Show

If any of you out there still want to take my Sinusoidal class at the Bead and Button Show, they opened a second section of it! I think it will be on Saturday and it will be a prelude class. Please check the website for the exact time/date and location!