• My Very Last Custom Orders

    Hello there wonderful readers! I am here today with pictures and details about my final two custom orders. ​First, let’s talk about the Phalaenopsis Orchid. My customer wanted me to remake a live orchid that was given to her as…

  • A HUGE Order

    Yes, I’m doing a second blog post today. I need to get caught up and I’ve finally managed to carve out some time, so please bear with me. I’ve been working on this custom order since February, and it’s a…

  • Peach Blossom Study

    Today is a good day, because I finally get to update my blog. Forgive me, I’m actually going to publish two blog posts today, since I’m trying to catch up. For this post I thought it would be fun to…

  • Continuous Basic Frame

    French Beaded Flower tutorial - Continuous Basic Frame technique, by Lauren Harpster

    Wow January has gone by way too quickly. But guess what I’ve got for you guys!? That’s right, it’s a new video tutorial. 🙂 This time I demonstrate a technique of my own invention, which I am very proud of,…

  • Cheers to the New Year!

    For those of you who have been reading my blog for a while, you know I like to post some reflections and goal planning for the new year. This past year was a difficult one for me. I had a…

  • A Few Teasers and a Mini Tip!

    French Beaded Ball Dahlia by Lauren Harpster

    I’ve been quiet on purpose this time. The last couple of months I’ve been working on a rather large project, probably one of the largest things I’ve ever made (if measuring by mass) but I can’t post pictures here yet…

  • Spring Flowers! 

    So I’ve been on maternity leave for a while, but I’m still beading up a storm. You can tell because my studio looks like a tornado hit it. Since I’ve had all this free time to make whatever I want,…

  • Poinsettia Arrangement

    I absolutely must begin by sending a big thank you to everyone who has purchased a copy of Beaded Berry Collection since it’s release a few weeks ago. I hope you are all enjoying the tutorial. There were a couple…

  • Beaded Berry Collection

    French Beaded Berry Candle Ring master class by Lauren Harpster and Suzanne Steffenson

    A big thank you to everyone who purchased the Hydrangea and Lily of the Valley patterns I published last time. I do greatly appreciate your support, and I hope you are enjoying the patterns.My friends, last night I was finally…