All posts tagged "bead"
Tagua Beads, Interview to Giveaway’s Winner – Linny Cazares
Hi! we are always interested in our comunity of beaders! Recently we sent an interview to some of our past winners of the montly “Tagua Beads giveaway” so they could share what they did with their prize,...
- Posted Julio 11, 2014
Ten truths about Tagua (vegetable ivory)
Tagua is the seed of the palm tree Phitelephas Aequatorialis, a native species that grows wild in the tropical rainforests of Ecuador, specifically in the Manabí Province. This natural product is widely known as “vegetable ivory” for...
- Posted Junio 17, 2013
By The Sea Necklace, a design of Manola Maria. Tagua Beads Giveaway April 2013
Hello there, WE are starting to receive designs for our tagua beads giveaway. This is a new participant from Greece for our April 2013 contest. Her name is Manola Maria. As soon as we have 5...
- Posted Abril 18, 2013
Zero tolerance for hunting of elephants in Gabon
More than 1,200 ivory tusks were publicly burned as a sign of the struggle that is taking place Gabon poaching of elephants. On the initiative of President of Gabon, Ali Bongo a huge pyre was lit in...
- Posted Junio 28, 2012
What do they have in common African elephants and the rainforests of South America?
The answer is very simple, and not only is that both are being eliminated from the face of the earth at an alarming rate. In recent years the industrial and economic development worldwide is threatening our ecosystems...
- Posted Mayo 7, 2012
Project for beginners: “Harmony” necklace with tagua beads
It is easy to make this necklace. It’s linear design. You just need to place the tagua beads one after another without further complications. Materials: – Leather cord of the following measures: 55cm for the long turn, and 50cm for the small. Also 30cm for...
- Posted Abril 27, 2012