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September First Friday Art Walk

Welcome to the first official post for First Friday Art Walk here on Beads of Clay.
This will be a monthly post on the first Friday of every month to celebrate exhibits featuring:
The Art of Handmade Ceramic Beads

Our very first Beads of Clay First Friday Art Walk Treasury:
September First Friday Art Walk Beads of Clay Artists

And another All Beads of Clay First Friday Art Walk Treasury:
Created By: YolandasClay

Jessica Sharrah created this beautiful treasury for the AWETeam members that help support this event on Etsy.com:

The AWETeam hosts a monthly event:
First Friday Art Walk on Etsy.com

Anyone with an Etsy shop can join.
Check out the AWETeam blog for details.

Here is an AWETeam Treasury that features some BOC members:

There are a number of Beads of Clay members with Etsy shops that are starting to participate in this event.
More BOC members are joining in on the First Friday Fun & extra shop promotion every day, so check back every month to see who is in on it.
Want more Treasury Eye candy with BOC First Friday Art Walk members in it?
Click here.

For today only in the BOCFFAW participating member shops,
There may be a discount waiting for you when you use the team coupon code: BOCFFAW when checking out. 
For many, this will be 10% off your retail order in their shop. 
If it is different or they have exceptions,
they will post a note in their shop.

Hopefully you have local First Friday art loops or art walks in your area. 
If there are BOC members that are participating in any and they let us know, we'll post about it here on this monthly
First Friday Art Walk post.

This month if you are in the Lubbock, TX area please stop by
The Legacy
To view works by Beads-Of-Clay Member
Cecily Smith Maples (PorcelainJazz)
From PorcelainJazz Etsy shop
From PorcelainJazz Etsy shop
She has various types of clay work on display and for Sale during the First Friday Art Trail.
Check out Cecily's website for more information and details.

Thank you for supporting handmade ceramic beads!!!
PS - Beads of Clay has a new FaceBook Page.


  1. Looking good! it took me a while, then a pc crash but I finally made my first treasury in a long time! http://www.etsy.com/treasury/NTA5MTQ0MHw2NTg3ODA4MzE/september-first-friday-art-walk-beads-of

    I Hope you like it.

  2. Thanks Yolanda! I added it into the blog post for you as well. Great collection you picked out! Happy First Friday everyone!

  3. All beautiful treasuries Marsha and Yoli! Great eye candy for First Friday! Thanks for all of guidance and preparation Marsha.

  4. First Friday Art Walk! Take a stroll thru my shop and checkout using BOCFFAW to get a 10% discount at checkout! Enjoy! http://www.etsy.com/shop/JessicaSharrah

  5. Marsha! You rock! Thanks for doing all this for us. :-)

  6. Mary Welsh Hubbard said (because blogger doesn't reconginze me - rrrrr) Thanks for setting this up Marsha! You made it very easy for the rest of us!

  7. I also have an Art Walk Promotion on today-checkout using BOCFFAW to get a 10% discount! http://www.etsy.com/shop/chinookdesigns

  8. Marsha, Yoli and Jessica I love the colors in all of your treasuries! They are all of them just beautiful! Thanks so much for doing this! Hopefully I can get more organized on the next one and participate and help more fully.

  9. Everything looks great! Thanks for all your hard work.

  10. Thanks to all who made this weekend walk possible and for putting together these beautiful treasuries!


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