To Diagonal Weave Using Triangle Beads
on the picture to watch video
where Maria shows how to beadweave
two very different shapes of beads
into a fun tennis bracelet.
Rypan - Expert in Ukrainian Beaded Wearable Art”
Hair of The Jewelry Connection graciously
created this video after my interview on her program
on July 12, 2009. She was so right about realizing the
potential of sharing my work through social media!
| July 18, 2009
Maria Rypan of Toronto Canada appeared as guest featured
artist at The Jewelry Connection! Maria is a designer,
teacher, lecturer, and recognized expert in the field
of Ukrainian beaded design work in wearable art. Her
website is www.rypandesigns.com
where she offers kits, instructional publications, and
more! Thank you Maria, for your wonderful live interview!
It was a pleasure sharing your work with the audience!
Rypan — Beadfest Phildelphia 2009
Ferrante of CreativeJewelryMaking.com
filmed a brief interview about the featured article
and my beadwork kits, patterns and books at Bead Fest
2009 in Philadelphia.
| August 27, 2009
- A brief interview with Maria Rypan who has a feature
article in the next Oct/Nov 2009 issue of Beadwork about
Netting Ukrainian-style beadwork. Maria is a wonderful
individual who is really fun to talk to. She has incorporated
her culture and desire to teach people the joy of beading
into her work and her easy to follow patterns.
Rypan’s Ukrainian-style Beadwork”
An in-depth 15-minute TV programs features Rypan’s
“Beadwork in Ukraine” slide presentation
and Opening Night of her personal beadwork exhibit at
the Ukrainian National Museum, Chicago, IL.
Halyna Hrytsak, reporter; Mr. Hrytsak,
videographer, UZIR-TV, Chicago, IL, June 23,
Rypan’s “Contemporary Beadwork in Ukraine”
Documentation of a joint evening of
beadwork by Maria and bead artist/embroiderer Nastasiya
Marusyk Zhmendak at the Ukrainian National Museum, Chicago,
IL on June 2, 2009.
Maria’s presentation starts off
the evening. Nastasiya’s talk about beads’
origin and significance, as well as bead embroidery
follows. See her display of Bukovynian folk costumes.
Chicago: June 2, 2009.
Ivan Hrytsak, videographer.
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