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I am a retired lawyer living in northern Minnesota in the summer and traveling south via motorhome in the winter. I started beading a few months ago and find that I am a total addict. Nice relaxing way to spend an evening.

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  • martham commented on the Design “Drilling holes to stone, my way”   4 years, 5 months ago

    To avoid overdrilling and to hold my stone in place I sometimes tape the stone I am going to drill to a thin piece of wood, like a shim. The whole thing goes in the water and I have more to hang on to when drilling. Plus, I can mark where my hole will go on [...]

  • I’m lusting for the tanzanite.

      4 years, 10 months ago

  • Very nice. I love the silver drops mixed in with the beads.

      4 years, 11 months ago

  • I think it has real punk potential. I like it.

      5 years, 1 month ago

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  • martham
    On August 26, 2009 martham said:

    I live in Duluth. Marine on the St. Croix is a beautiful area. Probably no northern lights though until winter.

  • Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    On August 26, 2009 Sali Jo GemsChica Chick said:

    Where in MN do you live. My twin sis lives in Hastings near St Paul and my bro live at Marine on St Croix near Stillwater. I will be there over the holidays to visit. Hope to see the northern lights!

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