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Designs by SweetBirchDesigns

There is Nothing New Under the Sun

What has been will be again,
what has been done will be done again;
there is nothing new under the sun.
Ecclesiastes 1:9

This necklace was...
Components: porcelain pendant from Jubilee, lampwork glass beads from Glass by Leese, lampwork beads from Pinocean, czech glass beads, vintaj parawire, waxed linen, toho seed beads, brass plated swivel clasp


Almost Home

I got this cute rustic house bead from Jubilee on Etsy and it reminded me of a farm house in the country that has sunflowers in the summer. I...
Components: house bead by Jubilee on Etsy, lampwork beads by Pinocean on Etsy, czech glass beads from Lima, Toho seed beads from Lima, recycled glass bead from Lima, sari silk from Lima, waxed linen and leather from Lima


Barn Owl

I have been working on some new woodland animals! I was inspired by allaboutbirds.org....my boys have been watching the barn owls raise there...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, renaissance wax


Birds and Newbies

I have been working on some new birds lately! These are some that I have finished! Also some new flower beads and sets!
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer


Cute Little Critters

I attempted a hedgehog several months ago and it ended in what I would like to call a disaster! Sooooo I put the hedgehog behind, or so I though!...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer


Rustic Flora

I had been meaning to make some poppies for a while and just hadn't had time to do it! Asia's poppy bead finally inspired me to take the...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer


Kaleidoscope Patchwork Beads and Company

I saw the tutorial for the bigger patchwork beads on polyform's website and knew that I just had to try to make some beads. They are loads of fun...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer


Up With the Sun, Etc.

I have been having a lot of fun playing with color and some new molds that I got! I really like the Adirondack acrylic paint dabbers but they are...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer


Peeking Out

These are some of the things I have been working on for custom orders! It has ranged from bluebirds to butterflies and in between! Thanks a bunch!:)
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, resin and matte sealer


Nancy's Mountain Bluebird

This was a custom order for Granny Nancy! She requested some Mountain Bluebirds! Here is one of the pendants! :D Thanks so much Nancy! :D
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, resin


Leather?

So I found this really cool technique to make polymer clay look like leather! It is soooo much fun! I was quite pleased with the results. The two...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint


Meet Sheldon and Friends

When my oldest son was a toddler there was a show called Jack's Big Music Show that had animals that played music. He loved the show and on it,...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, paint, sealer, 20 gauge vintaj parawire


Rustic Ruins and Others

These are some of the things I have been trying out lately! There are several crackle pendants/focals and some new rustic beads. Let me know what...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, crackle glaze, matte sealer, gloss sealer, vintaj parawire


Baby Fox and Company

Here is some of the stuff I have been working on! More woodland animals..YAY! ;) Also an owl pendant made from a walnut impression! A heart-shaped...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, matte sealer, vintaj patina and sealer, crackle glaze


Tweet Resin Pendant

Here's some new stuff I have been working on! I have been trying my hand at layered resin pendants and also some metal stamping! I have also been...
Components: polymer clay, acrylic paint, resin, Vintaj Patina and sealer


Christmas Gifts for my family

So I decided to make my niece a hello kitty from polymer clay! She absolutely LOVES hello kitty and since I still have quite an affinity for the...
Components: For the necklace: polymer clay hello kitty, sari silk, silver plated wire, waxed linen, crystal and magatama seed beeds. For the earrings: Pinocean lampwork glass beads, waxed linen, vintaj natural brass wire on the teal and silver plated wire on the purple.


Forest Snow

I have had this snowflake jasper for over a year and still hadn't done anything with it! Sooooo....I decided to use it for a bracelet!

It was...
Components: snowflake jasper, lodolite chips, moonstone chips, moonstone 6mm rounds, czech glass, vintaj brass leaf that has been patinated to look frozen and icy, sari silk, 16 gauge vintaj parawire for handmade clasp


Rustic Holly Jolly Christmas

These were inspired by Granny Nancy! Thanks for the inspiration with the holly! :D
Components: polymer clay, czech glass, Pinocean lampwork beads


Chubby Cardinal Bracelet

I apparently have been in a cardinal mood! :)
Components: polymer clay cardinal, polymer clay resined tree branch, Czech glass, Black Onyx, waxed linen, vintaj copper and brass parawire, silk ribbon, crystal, tierracast twist spacers, handmade clasp


Snowy Winter Cardinal

I love cardinals! I wanted to do a winter scene featuring a cardinal on a snow covered berry branch.
Components: handmade polymer clay cardinal focal, Czech glass, black onyx, sari silk, silk ribbon, vintaj copper parawire, silver plated bead caps, crystal, waxed linen


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