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Designs by Beadlady3 aka Cindy

Help me Hummingbird & Result

As you may have seen by some of my recent designs, I'm playing with wire designs of creatures (bugs, birds, etc) and things. This hummingbird needs...
Components: 16g Artistic Green Wire; 24g Artistic wire lime green, 4mm faceted crystals and 3mm faceted Czech crystals.


Butterflies are back

More pins for the butterfly lady at the arboretum ! She wears them on her hat or pinned to her lanyard. Just Artistic wire in 18g for the frame...


Bracelets

A collection that I made today. What a way to spend a Saturday! :)


Butterfly Season

So you can see in the last picture I needed to "clean off" my worktable, and start designing again. Silly Brownie!

A friend of mine works at...
Components: 16g artistic & parawire (LB) Swarovski crystals


Spring Bouquet

I was inspired by something in a recent issue of "Bead Style", and also by a design we are teaching at Michaels. I sort of mixed them together. I...
Components: Copper Artistic wire, lucite flowers, var. beads.


Surprise

The surprise is that I finally made something from these links I had done a while ago! :) (I'm so funny, I know)
Components: 16g Artistic Wire from LB


Victoria

Learning some new links, the simple S link in 16g copper to connect these copper washers (from the hardware store) and LB amethyst beads. The...
Components: Artistic wire in copper 16g, copper chain, amethyst barrel beads.


Bits and Pieces

Got my LB order, these little black beauties were in there (except the pendant). Plus I got more 16g artistic wire so of course I made wire bits!...
Components: Black Onyx, silver artistic wire


Using some bead stash

So all thru Lent I didn't buy any beads. Of course, after the Easter Egg Hunt here I had to use my coupon and get the freebies! While I am waiting...
Components: Poppy Jasper, Apple Jasper, crystals, tiny silver rounds.


Earrings Marathon

Sometimes watching the hockey game I have to work off nervous energy (love my hockey!). So one game I made all the frames in 16g, different color...
Components: 16, 18, 20, 24g wire (most from LB) Shell pearls, glass pearls.


Ear Wired-Up

Today was a good day for me. Lots of ideas and some even turned out pretty good. :D

Not sure what that first pair is, the drop with black and...
Components: Parawire, craft wire, crystals, fres water pearls


Today's Challenge - Pins

I had a half-dream this morning (kinda awake, kinda dozing)about making a guitar shape with wire. Yes, it's been done before...I did some checking...
Components: 16g non-tarnish wire (LB); 24g silver wire; Swarovski crystals


Imperial II

I was so excited to get the imperial jasper nuggets I had to do something right away. This is similar to the "Imperial" design I did a while back,...


4 Feet and Hurt Fingers

A friend took me to a Local Bead store, where I got some 16g copper wire. I keep it with me at work, and when I have phone conferences I make...
Components: copper wire, Sodalite


For the Arts Faire

I've been invited to submit an application & pictures to the Englewood (OH) Arts Fair in August. Trying to bump up my game a little and make some...
Components: Artistic Wire, Czech glass beads, Vintaj Patinas


Natural Disaster

While doing this fairly simple design...I broke my flat-nose pliers! So sad! These have been in my hands for over 10 years. (sniff)

Brass that I...


Embossing Again

I get a kick (!) out of using the Sizzix Big Kick machine. All the pretty patterns!

I think the cherry blossom is my favorite. If you squint...
Components: Vintaj Big Kick embossing machine & dies; Vintaj patina; various beads and artistic wire


Inventing a Flower

Coing some metal work tonight. Cut the 5-point flower from a brass square, heated it, played with the edges to 'ruffle' it, cut a few nicks in it,...
Components: brass, patina


Fabulous Amethyst

Every now and then I just have to string beads! More of my finds from recent bead show, amethyst and amazonite. Sterling silver accents, because...


Colorful Bracelets

After I cut my fingers up with the wire work I did (seriously, like papercuts on my thumbs and 2 other fingers!) - I switched to some metal pieces...
Components: copper sheet, Vintaj embossing dies, Vintaj patinas, various glass beads, sari silk ribbon


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