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Oct 2014 issue of Flame

Make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Beads for/of children’ or aventurine (goldstone, bluestone, greenstone).

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th November 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the November issue of the GBUK Flame.

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August Issue of Flame

August’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Flowers’ or the technique of ‘shards’.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th September 2014 (extended deadline). The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the September issue of the GBUK Flame.

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July Issue of Flame

July’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Summer’ or the technique of ‘murrini’.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 24th August 2014 (extended deadline). The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the August issue of the GBUK Flame.

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June issue of Flame

June’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the colour of ‘Blue’ or the technique of ‘stringer application’.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 15th July 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the July issue of the GBUK Flame.

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May issue of Flame

The May/June issue of Flame is out!

May’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the colour pink or the technique of ‘reaction lines’.

Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 15th June 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the June issue of the GBUK Flame.

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April issue of Flame

The April/May issue of Flame is out! May’s challenge is to make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Sealife’ or the technique of ‘dots’. Post your photos on the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 15th May 2014. The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the May issue of the GBUK Flame.

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Something new from GBUK: Flame monthly magazine

An exciting new monthly publication for our members, about our members.
We need YOU to help us fill it so send in your articles, tutorials and photos; enter the challenges and share Flame with your friends and family.

Find the inaugural issue HERE.

We hope you like it – and don’t forget – it’s about you and for you.

Monthly challenge

Each month we will set you a challenge with a theme or technique. No pressure, no prizes, just an opportunity to experiment and play, then show us your journey.

March/April challenge: Make a bead, set of beads, focal, mixed media, on or off mandrel piece using the theme of ‘Hares’ or the technique of ‘twisties’.

Post your photos on: the Frit-Happens thread and/or the Craft Pimp thread and/or our Facebook page by 15th April 2014.

The challenge is open to members and non-members alike. All members’ photos will be included in the April issue of the GBUK Flame.

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