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Artist Beads at Lima Beads

Welcome to the artist selection at Lima Beads. Here, you’ll find the best up and coming artists, as well as the established ones we’ve all grown to love.

Featured Artist: WoolyWire Etc

WoolyWire Etc is the creative outlet for Nellie Thomas from Lexington, KY. Her experiments in color and texture have given us a unique line of crafting wire for your jewelry creations. Hand-dyed fiber is hand-spun onto copper wire, then permanently felted to keep it fixed to the wire. Twist, coil, wrap, weave, and wear! Shop Now.

WoolyWire Etc

All Artists…

A Beaded Gift

Tennessa began designing jewelry as a teen, and now creates hand-spun glass beads from her studio in Tucson, AZ.

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Material:

Lampwork Glass

C-Koop Beads

C-Koop Beads was established in 1999 beginning with two sizes of beads, and has grown into an impressive line of enameled beads and pendants.

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Material:

Enameled Metal

Earthenwood Studio

When artist Melanie Brooks decided to combine her love of ceramics and jewelry making, Earthenwood Studio was born.

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Material:

Ceramics

Gaea Ceramic Beads

Gaea's handmade ceramic pendants are inspired by everyday things, but the final product is anything but ordinary. Try them with resin!

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Material:

Ceramics

Golem Design Studio

Bulgarian ceramic artists Vladislav Ivanov and Kremena Ivanova draw inspiration from different parts of the world and the ages.

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Material:

Ceramics

Grace Lampwork Beads

Artist Grace Ma insists on quality and consistency in her line of lampwork glass beads. Discover a unique personality in even the smallest details!

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Material:

Lampwork Glass

Green Girl Studios Beads

Green Girl Studios offers whimsical beads cast in fine pewter, shibuichi, silver, and bronze by Cynthia Thornton and Gregory Ogden.

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Material:

Pewter, Shibuichi, Silver, and Bronze

Humble Beads

Birds, tree branches, leaves, flowers and sundries from the sea reflect the beauty of nature that inspires these polymer clay creations.

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Material:

Polymer Clay

Jangles

One at a time, the colorful ceramic beads from Jangles are hand-crafted by owner and artist Jennifer Heynen.

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Material:

Ceramics

Kylie Parry

Ceramic artist Kylie Parry combines inspirations in nature with a unique vintage look. Her pieces are hand-formed from stoneware clay and glazed.

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Material:

Ceramics

Mamacita Beadworks

D'Arsie Manzella is an independent artist who sculpts, molds, casts, grinds and polishes her Pewter creations under the name Mamacita Beadworks.

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Material:

Pewter

Missficklemedia

Discover artist Shannon LeVart's world of rustic, primitive patinated components: Missfickemedia.

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Material:

Patinated Metal

Painting with Fire Studio

Based in sunny St. Petersburg, FL, Painting with Fire Studio creates colorful beads and findings with torch fired enameling.

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Material:

Enameled Metal

Patricia Healey

Designed by artist Patricia Healey, this collection of handmade copper beads, pendants, and findings is famous for its red-orange patina.

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Material:

Solid Copper

Poison Tree

Artist Sophia Bauer lives and works in Yellowstone National Park, drawing inspiration for her polymer clay beads from the animals and nature that surround her.

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Material:

Polymer Clay

Rustic Charms

For beads, charms, & findings with a handmade, rustic flare, look no further than the sterling silver creations from Rustic Charms.

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Material:

Sterling Silver

Saki Silver

Liz and Sak Chumtong are the owners of Saki Silver, a metalworking studio based in Thailand. Their metal findings have a bold and intricate story to tell.

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Material:

Metal

Sea Shore Glass

Hailing from the glamorous Oregon coast, Amanda Cargill Austin creates her collection of borosilicate glass beads from her lampwork studio in her garage.

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Material:

Lampwork glass

Swoondimples

In the Sunshine State of Florida, artist Heather Wynn Millican makes inspirational polymer clay beads and pendants.

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Material:

Polymer Clay

The Lipstick Ranch

Rusted iron pendants from the Lipstick Ranch are handmade in Colorado. Starting with cold rolled iron, they are naturally rusted and crafted.

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Material:

Rusted Iron

WoolyWire Etc

Nellie Thomas of WoolyWire Etc creates hand-dyed, hand-spun fiber crafting wire. Bold colors and textures are the hallmark of this crafting wire line.

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Material:

Fiber

XAZ Raku Beads

XAZ is the studio of Raku artist Amy Mealey. Merging ancient form and technique with her contemporary ideas, Amy finds enless fascination through Raku.

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Material:

Raku Pottery