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Designs by SweetBirchDesigns

A Country Bike Ride

I grew up in the country and we used to ride our bikes down our country road almost every day! It was a great way to see the wonderful flowers in...
Components: ceramic bicycle focal from suzieqbeads(etsy), copper plated chain, czech flowers, czech rizo beads, seed beads, vintaj jumprings, unicorne teardrop, copper flower charms, antique brass swivel lobster clasp, waxed linen


Going Home Again

I just love the little house beads that Jubilee on Etsy makes! They are so very cute and rustic and they almost always remind me of somewhere I...
Components: ceramic house by Jubilee on Etsy, lampwork beads by Pinocean on Etsy, (czech glass, vintaj findings, unicorne glass beads, waxed linen-all from Lima)


The Pond

I just LOVE frog ponds! We have a park nearby our house that is close enough for us to walk there. There is a pond on the way that is always filled...
Components: polymer clay frog focal by me, lampwork glass beads from Glass by Leese, lampwork glass beads by Pinocean, czech glass beads, vintaj findings, unicorne mini teardrops, amethyst nuggets, recycled glass, tierracast heishi and beadcaps


Beaded Beads

I saw a tutorial on using the Twin beads to make the beaded beads and I figured I could use the SuperDuos as well. I prefer the shape of the...
Components: Czech SuperDuo Beads, Czech Brick Beads, CzechMate Triangles, all from Lima and strong monofilament string.


Forest Glade

Now that I finally got the hang of the czech superduo beads and the rizo beads, they are A LOT of fun to work with to come up with color patterns,...
Components: lampwork owl by Denise Annette, czech glass rizo beads, czech glass superduo beads, vintaj jumprings, unicorn teardrops, nunn design branch toggle, czech glass beads, waxed linen


By the Light of the Moon

I have been collecting superduo beads for the last few weeks!;)I really LOVE them but just was NOT quite sure what in the world I was gonna DO with...
Components: (rizo seed beads, superduo seed beads, african recycled glass, swivel lobster clasp, unicorne beads)All from Lima, ceramic dual sided moon focal from Jubilee on etsy.


Ladybug, Ladybug Fly Away Home

I have been trying to use more of my polymer clay pieces in jewelry, so here is a bracelet with one of my ladybugs. Let me know whatcha think!:)
Components: polymer clay ladybug bead by me, czech glass, lampwork beads by Pinocean(on Etsy), unicorne lampwork drop, pewter and copper flower charm, vintaj parawire for handmade clasp, vintaj jumprings, toho seed beads, vintaj leaf charm


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


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