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How many beads can be made from a wine bottle?

As part of my SALA exhibition “Upper Glass” I set myself the challenge of making beads from a “Tally” wine bottle from the Balnaves of Coonawarra winery.  The challenge was…

This time next week….

I will be setting up my “Upper Glass” SALA exhibition at Local Images in Penola! Very excited about the work I am doing, and I can’t wait to see it…

Concentric Circles in Squares

I remember travelling to New York many years ago, visiting one of the art museums there, and seeing a Kandinsky “Concentric Circles in Squares” painting.  I was transfixed by the…

SALA 2013 “Upper Glass” Exhibition

“Upper Glass” August 2-25 Opening August 2 at 5.00pm Local Images Art Gallery Penola An exhibition of jewellery by Julie Frahm featuring recycled glass made into beads, and other up-cycled components.…

This time last year…

I was madly getting ready for my “10,000 Red Glass Beads” SALA exhibition (I think I’ve made another 10,000 red beads since then)! I was very pregnant with my son,…

The picture tells the story…

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Contemporary Wearables 2013

  I am very excited to announce that my necklace, pictured above, has been selected for the Toowoomba Contemporary Wearables 2013 exhibition. I made the beads from a Coopers Ale…

New jewellery on Etsy

I have listed a few new pieces of jewellery in my Etsy store.      

Sale time….

End of Year Sale!

I am getting ready to list some new recycled glass jewellery online, and would like to offer 40% discount on my current range of recycled glass jewellery in my Ethikl…

Making progress

So, I decided to try something new!  And yes, that is a pretty big deal in my world.  Most of the time I am busy keeping up with production, but…

No such thing as too much RED

I was in a craft shop the other day, looking for red wool so I could make myself a scarf.  I asked the shop assistant if she could direct me…