Author Archives: AnitaNH

About AnitaNH

AnitaNH is a self-taught collage artist and former librarian who embraced mid-life crisis, dropped out of the corporate world and moved to rural New Hampshire to become creatively self-employed. Owner of Anita's Beads and Toad Hollow Minerals in Wakefield, New Hampshire, Anita also designs jewelry, fabric, and digital art prints. Original collage art and acrylic paintings are displayed in the gallery. Jewelry-making and collage instruction are offered by appointment.

Big Black Friday Book Sale

We will be closed Thanksgiving Day but stop in this weekend for our Big Black Friday Book Sale!

All books and magazines will be 50% OFF beginning Friday November 29th and ending Monday December 2nd at Anita’s Beads. Post cards and chromolithographs are also included in the sale. Hours are 10-5 (12-5 Sundays); closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Daily Earring Instructions

Here are instructions for making Daily Earrings to match our popular Daily Bracelets. Daily Earrings are a nice way to learn the skills in wire-working that you will need to make a Daily Bracelet.

Daily Earring Kits and Daily Earring Starts are available at Anita’s Beads. “Starts” contain all the metal parts you need to make a pair of Daily Earrings. This allows you to choose your own beads.