TITLE

The Solitary Bead

AUTHOR(S)
Nishihara, Debbie
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Bead&Button;Apr2005, Issue 66, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features lampworker Kimberly Affleck. Factor which contributed to her interest in lampworking; Features of her signature glass beads; Artists who serve as inspirations behind her designs.
ACCESSION #
15980435

 

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