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Designs by Beadlady3 aka Cindy

Imperial

I could not get my camera to give me the lovely light green with darker green stripes on the focal stone! But if you look at LB's Imperial Jasper...
Components: Imperial Jasper, aventurine, 16g & 18g gold non-tarnish Wire (LB)


Clarity

I let myself out of bead prison and went to a gem & jewelry show on Saturday. Picked up these lovely faceted amethysts! "By wearing or using...
Components: 16 & 18g non-tarnish silver wire (LB); 8mm faceted amethyst beads


Something Borrowed Something Blue

I am continuing in my journey to add to my wire skills, and I found a book by Cindy Wimmer, "The Missing Link". It is all about making wire links....
Components: LB Artistic wire in 16g antique bronze, 24g antique bronze.


Metal Moments

Piecing together more metal parts I had in my stash. Some have been in other designs and I took them apart and did some recombining. Not to...
Components: Brass blanks, copper blanks, Vintaj charms & embossing dies, Vintaj patinas & alcohol inks, chain, wire, copper washer & gears.


Colorful Chaos

I had a small piece of 18g Artistic wire at my desk, so I made this heart shape. Wasn't sure what I was going to do with it, so I purused Etsy for...
Components: 18g artistic wire non-tarnish silver; 26g artistic wire, light amethyst (LB), 24g artistic wire non-tarnish silver, various freshwater pearls and Swarovski crystals.


Desperado

So after I got energized (!) I was on a roll. Cut & polished the brass piece, I think it is 26g and felt kinda flimsy, so I found the copper...
Components: Turquoise chips, brass blank, copper strip, 26g Artistic wire, 20g Artistic copper wire for beaded units, brass chain.


The Owlery

So this came about by accident. I had embossed the owl shaped Vintaj piece with the owl on his belly, and found a copper piece I had embossed with...
Components: LB Leaf chain, Vintaj Owl altered blank, 24g copper blank, Vintaj moon charms, antique copper chain


Energizing

I have had some metal pieces that I half-started a project with, and to jump start my way back into designing with them I made this pendant...
Components: Various jasper and dyed jade beads; 24g copper sheet; leather lacing; 26g & 20g copper Artistic wire.


Pendants Galore

It is obvious (to me) I have a lot of practicing to do with wire weave. So I keep trying to work it in to different pieces, hoping it will one day...
Components: LB Amethyst pillow bead, fluorite rounds, glass pearls, Artistic Wire in lavender, silver, and copper, copper beads


Because I like Orange

It's too cold to go out, I even skipped a bead show because I didn't want to dare the highway with the blowing snow. So I made some necklaces. I...
Components: Carnelian, Orange Botswana Agate, Artistic Wire, Swarovski crystals, gold chain


Twink's Surprise

A friend (we call her Twink) had a necklace she wanted remade. She said the "beads" were scratching her. Well, it was actually dried purple corn,...
Components: Amethyst drops, amethyst barrels, Artistic Wire


Pink Champagne & Shooting Stars

My muse hit me the other day, and I made a few new Pendants. These two are similar, so I thought I'd display them together.

Artistic wire, coin...
Components: wire, Czech glass stars, coin pearls


Swirly Pearly

Please ignore my messy wrap...it was a learning experience! That's why I am using the artistic craft wire and shell pearls. :)


What is Selling for Me

At my first holiday show, this type of necklace sold the most - a wire-highlighted pendant on a simple chain or leather, with a few beads for...
Components: Focal stones, artistic wire in silver, Copper and gold.


My shop display

I was invited to display my jewelry in a store in Waynesville Oh. It's one of those towns known for antiques and hand made items. A huge craft show...


Spiked Punch

Faux turquoise spikes fanned out and ready to add some edge to your look. At least thats what I tell myself when I wear it. 😄


Jazzy

Inspired by LRC who makes those wonderful wired cuffs ... I had an idea for a cuff, but when I started hammering out the wire, it told me "no, I'm...
Components: 16ga artistic copper wire, 24ga artistic wire, Czech glass rondelles & drops


Fleur d'Or

Lately I've been playing with different ways to use the patinas, inks, and paints I have. The blank on this one is the Vintaj Arte metal (black...
Components: mystery stone flower, Vintaj blank, patina, Ranger Inks, various flower beads and charms.


Charming Cascade

It's been awhile...I have stayed away from my design table to get my daughter off to college. Beads kept calling me, but I mostly ignored them....
Components: Amethyst, stablized turquoise, Rose Quartz, some sort of jasper...!


Aventur-green

I've been on a beading break, after doing 3 shows in 4 weeks! Whew. So I recently found these Aventurine pendants in my stash. They are about 1...
Components: Aventurine pendant beads, craft wire


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