We all love to create, and two members of our group came up with the lovely idea to make each other some gifts. It was a fun way to make something and get to know each other. 83 more words
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Necklace with Hematite, Gold-Plated, and Glass Beads and with White Glass Pearls, Green Acrylic Flowers with Glass Centers, and an Enameled Shell Pendant
This piece was a bit of a challenge.
The basic idea was to use beads that picked up the blue, green and white of the shell. 259 more words
Necklace with Beads of Green "Crackle," Hematite and Pink Fiber Optic Glass and with a Hematite Arrow Pendant
This 26-inch necklace came about because I had two strands of beads, one pink and one green, that were too bright and lively to go with the more sedate beads they would normally complement. 106 more words
I am still wishing for the green of spring. Jade-ite green and black? Well, this just shows I am old enough to be retro when I am just being myself. 175 more words
Happy Valentine’s Day!
This 27-inch necklace was a Valentine’s Day present for Vera. Strung on a single length of braided satin-gold color wire attached to a gold-plated spring-ring clasp, it features “exotic” wood squares and acrylic beads in one of the styles of Native-American painted pottery. 116 more words
This 27-inch necklace features “exotic” wood squares, 8 mm chalcedony beads, and a glass finding as the pendant. It is strung with bronze color glass seed beads on braided satin-gold color wire and closed with a gold-plated lobster clasp. 74 more words
The contrast of gray and white beads is more subtle than the pink and burgundy in the last piece, but I like it with this finding, which includes gray tones along with the white of the front and the brown showing through from the back. 193 more words