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Designs by Elis Mom

Pale Patina Earrings

Working the Bigkick and having some fun! I have many more to photo and post, but it's raining, so I'm done taking pics tonight.
Components: Brass blanks, patina color and glaze, turquoise heishi, brass spacers, jasper rondelles(a gift), brass earwires.


What do I Call This?

I've had the pendant for a while...Was playing around making loops, and decided to incorporate them in the design. Having a hard time with pics...
Components: Round Rabbit pendant, Prenhite faceted coins, craft wire, gun metal toggle.


Kiss

I just love this pendant. The colors are so soft and soothing. My first thought was to either do my usual wrapping, ot make something multi...
Components: Round Rabbit pendant, fluorite rice(a gift), teal button pearls, matte teal seed beads, gunmetal clasp.


My Little Elephant

So, I got this cool pendant, and had a hard time with the design. Go simple...go elaborate. Big vs. small. I had some African sand cast beads that...
Components: Round Rabbit elephant pendant, porcelain saucers, seed beads, bone discs, lampwork discs, lucite saucers, crystal rondelles, ceramic rounds, copper bead caps, liver stone faceted rounds, brass gear and lobster clasp...and a few other things, I'm sure!


Fluffy's Girl!

And she's pink! I think she looks sweet! This is actually one of my favorite necklaces at the moment. Used some rubberized beads(they're pretty...
Components: Ceramic owl pendant, rubber beads, seaglass sticks, wood petals, some sort of jasper flat coins, Czech glass pink AB rectangles, antique silver chain and toggle, craft wire, jump rings.


Fluffy Owl

I've had this owl pendant for a few weeks, and hadn't figured out what to do with it. I love the lampwork rounds, and thought they'd be perfect...
Components: Ceramic owl pendant, lampwork rounds, wood beads, blue goldstone sticks, some sort of turquoise beads(a gift), craft wire, brass jumprings, corrigated rounds, chain, and lobster clasp.


Electric Dragonfly

This didn't turn out anything like I planned, and I'm not sure yet about it. I had patina'd the blank a while ago, and then I let it sit. I was...
Components: Patina'd brass blank, brass filigree, brass bead cap and rounds, Czech glass, Pave round and spacer, brass lobster clasp, leather cord.


Tribal Lucite Necklace

I fell in love with these Lucite beads when I saw them on BP's flash destash a month or so ago, but I didn't purchase them. Then I saw them a few...
Components: Patinated brass blanks, Lucite rounds and heishi, brass round beads, copper spacers, green rubber tubing, seed beads, and a Lucite button closure.


Square Waves

More scary earring pics! So hard to get a good photo! Anyway, more ocean inspired earware.
The Czech glass is either Peruvian Opal or Beach...
Components: Patina'd brass blanks, Czech glass, and brass earwires.


The Breakers

These earrings are also inspired by the ocean, and by Deb and Angela's designs. Thanks again, Ladies!

I find photographing earrings to be very...
Components: Patina'd brass blanks, crackle glass rounds, brass earwires and headpins.


My Little Ponies

Well, I've been in a design slump(among other things), but Deb and Angela's Ocean Love entries gave me some inspiration. Thanks, ladies!
Components: Vintaj brass blanks and patinas, copper seahorse charms, crackle glass flat discs, brass earwires and wire.


Moonlit Night

There was a supermoon last Saturday, and I forgot all about it until I stepped outside for a moment. It was cloudy and rainy, so all one could see...
Components: Shell pearls, crystals, crystal rondelles, Kyanite, pyrite, brass blank embossed and patina'd, brass hook clasp and jumprings, brass wire, natural brass chain.


Falling Leaves

Another familiar design to some. This was inspired by a fall walk in the woods with the beautiful color change.
Components: Green garnet rondelles, fire phrenite, czech glass, copper leaves, copper chain, copper clasp, embossed brass blank wrapped in a diamond filigree.


Flying Home

I drive along 20 miles of marshland on my way to and from work every day. Along the way are several Osprey nests. I love to see the majestic birds...
Components: FW pearls, citrine rounds and nuggets, embossed bird, nest pendant, natural brass link, brass wire, antique copper clasp.


Blue Bohemian

The latest craze at my local bead shop are these mixed bead necklaces. I've resisted creating one, as I want to nurture my own style. Then I saw a...
Components: Shell pearls, seed beads, copper bead caps, brass bead caps, rhinestone rondelles, pyrite rounds, brass gears, bone gears, bone discs, turquoise heishi, crystal rondelles, seed bead rounds, leather round, brass spacers, brass lobster clasp, ceramic round, some sort of other rounds. I think that's it! Is it too "busy"?


Tiedye Butterfly Redo

Well, this is the redo. Necklace with yellow beads vs. turquoise. I traded the berry colored lucite for tiedye swirl beads, and the yellow lucite...
Components: Brass butterfly and flower blanks, patinas, Czech glass, tiedye swirl beads, brass toggle.


FrooFroo Bracelet

These are the bracelets that Garry is learning. Wire wrap bangles with Swarovski crystals. He thinks the first is "froofroo" because of it's pastel...
Components: Silver wire, Swarovski crystals, matte onyx rounds.


For Laura

A friend of ours wanted a necklace for his wife. She had already purchased the bracelet and earrings.
Components: Turquoise rounds, shell pearls, silver rounds and bead caps, pave bead, silver chain and toggle clasp.


After the Rain

I had patina'd the large medallion last year during the Spring Rain challenge. Then I put it away. After looking at it for so long, I figured I...
Components: Large natural brass medallion, brass filigree connectors, shell pearls, czech glass, MOP coins, Labradorite rondelles, antiqued brass chain and hook clasp.


Warm Spring

I made this piece with some of the leftover beads from my beads in the mail shipment. I really like the lavenders with the copper. Don't have my...
Components: Lavender pearls and crackle glass rounds, peach moonstone rounds, crystal Rondelles, copper chain and hook clasp, leather cord, shell pendant.


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