Vera Orlova is talented bead artist from Russia. She makes amazing beaded design accessories and toys. Every piece is very original and unique.
Wonderful bead art by Zhanna Vasilieva
Wonderful beads art by Nancy Josephson. Must see!
Zebra. Photo tutorial includes showing how to bulikd wire & paper mache underpinning. on bider.info by zhanna_vasileva (жанна_васильева)
Pretty beaded birds by Meredith Dada - http://beadsmagic.com/?p=1231#more-1231
Волховская Ульяна - makes beadwork dolls, animals, figures - that page also has tutorials. Some free, some not.