A Little Side Road
After the guardian spirits I began teaching beginning beadwork at our local bead shop. I've always admired the gals who could develop their own designs and ideas but didn't really think that was something I'd ever be able to do.
However, I was working on a tubular herringbone piece and someone mentioned that one end of it looked a bit like a seahorse...hey, they were right. So I played around a bit and came up with a pattern for a seahorse...loosely speaking....since I never make them quite the same twice. Same general process, but with differences.
Here's the first few I did...