|A formal portrait of Merle taken on their first extended cruise. I borrowed this from Michael's blog of their trip.|
I didn't a take a lot of photos because it wasn't that kind of a gathering but I had to share some of Merle's work that was placed around the gathering place for those who hadn't see much of her beadwork.
|Some of Merle's painted acrylic flowers accompanied by a photo of the young Merle.|
|A necklace with more painted flowers and a bead embroidery cuff.|
|A very colorful necklace of Merle's painted flowers.|
|Some of our friends from the Bead Society of Greater New York.|