So, hopefully - checking out these seedbead artists that do get some respect will make you feel better, and encourage you to go on to the next over-the-top project.
Found these in the "Mostly Glass" Art Gallery.
- Wendy Ellsworth Coral Reefs and extraordinary jewelry
- Mary Darwall Hand needle woven sculptural beaded necklace using applique, and branching techniques one bead at a time.
- Hildegund Ilkerl and Gabriele Malek Crochet Beadwork
- Sharmini Wirasekara these robes are loom woven, peyote and right angle weave. Yes - it's beads. They are around 12 inches tall.
Check it out! and note the prices on those seedbead extravaganzas. Now - isn't that inspiring!