Galina Grebennikova takes us back to school with the rest of the kids with a straightforward free tutorial for these beads on her Flickr page. A button, some water and a circle cutter are the only tools required.
Galina is Russian and living in Ireland. Her photographs are pristine and clear making it a smooth and pleasureable trip through her experiments, tricks and techniques.
Marian Hertzog ,
Love these beads! Thanks for the find!
Iris Mishly ,
Galina’s art is so refined and delicate, she is so generous to share many of her “studio thoughts” both in her Flickr and digging in the Russian forum you’ll find many more goodies 🙂
wonderful! thank you Cynthia!
How wonderfully simple but fabulous–lots of different types of beads can be produced with this technique! Thanks for sharing!
Thank you Galina for this beautiful tutorial and thank you Cynthia for this amazing blog.
Melanie J Pierce ,
What an Ah-Ha moment! Wonderful work! 🙂
like Galina’s style!
Galina’s style and her generosity make her a very