Psyche in ancient Greek means butterfly or soul and that’s what my jewelry making is to me, my soul.

At 9 years old I had my own business selling friendship bracelets and taking custom orders.

Psyche Creations is the second (or third if you count my name) brand for my jewelry. The previous one was called Soul of the Elements.

I have now moved Psyche Creations here to AmandaLynneMurtagh.com so you can find the blog posts categorized under Jewelry Making or on this page below.

Simple Toho Seed Bead Projects

Simple Toho Seed Bead Projects

I love Japanese Toho seed beads! They are more uniform in size compared to Czech seed beads which makes them great for most bead weaving projects. Toho seed beads are made in Hiroshima, Japan and came to the market in 1951. They are popular because they are uniform in...

6 Lessons for First Time Bead Loom Users

6 Lessons for First Time Bead Loom Users

Back at Christmas I was given an Amazon gift certificate and went on to buy some jewelry making supplies such as a bead loom. I thought it would be fun. It collected dust for a few months before I decided that I would try it out for this month’s technique blog post. I...