Hello! I am Lauren Harpster – bead designer and author.  Welcome to my new website dedicated to teaching the old art of French Beaded Flowers. 

Follow along with me and learn how to make realistic flowers out of tiny glass seed beads and wire. 

Learn the Art

Learn how to make French Beaded Flowers with my free tutorials! 

Free French Beaded Flower tutorials by Lauren Harpster


Read my blog for French Beading tips, inspiration, and the latest Bead & Blossom news. 

French Beaded Pine Cone Branches by Lauren Harpster


Practice your French Beading skills with  my Flower Patterns! 

French Beaded Stargazer Lily pattern by Lauren Harpster

Coming Soon!

My Learn French Beading: Beginner Course is starting up on February 29th! Subscribe to my YouTube Channel so you won’t miss any of the videos.

Pre-orders for the book are over, though I do have a second round of book + kit pre-orders going on in the shop! The book will be available on Amazon.com (and all of the international Amazon sites) starting Feb 29th. 

Learn French Beading: Beginner Course by Lauren Harpster

Latest YouTube Video

Free French Beaded Flower Tutorial - Globe Amaranth by Lauren Harpster

My most recent Youtube video is a full-length master course for making French Beaded Globe Amaranth. A free PDF that goes along with the video course is available for download in my shop.