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Designs by Elis Mom

Let Your Heart be Touched

First of all, Merry Christmas to my LB friends!
I was cruising the last Jade Scott shop update and managed to pick up this pendant. It's...
Components: Jade Scott resin pendant, vintage German glass, Czech glass, pressed glass flowers, brass heart bead, natural brass lobster clasp.


Just for Me

I've been wanting to make this for a while, but never got around to it. And it's nothing like my original plan. The pendant is actually the locking...
Components: Tin padlock with crane design, blue porcelain rounds, turquoise rounds, yellow jade rounds, carved resin coin, S-lon cord, silver toggle clasp.


Mr. Ogleby

Once again, I find I'm in a design slump. I have plenty of ideas and resources, but I just can't seem to get them to flow. Maybe it's too much...
Components: PC owl from Sweet Birch Designs, carnelian, turquoise, and cuprite nuggets from friends, wooden petals, moss agate sticks, craft wire, and Vintaj hook.


Fall Hoot!

I had patina'd the blank a long time ago, and let it sit. Then I got the melting pot, and applied some UTEE, and liked the results. I used waxed...
Components: Brass owl pendant, rubber beads, Fire Agate, Czech glass, red creek jasper, wood beads, waxed linen, brass wire, brass clasp.


What's up Doc?

I missed Jade Scott's last shop update...and it's a bit of a turkey shoot at best...ye who checks out fastest gets the prize! I can never check out...
Components: Jade Scott pendant, lots of Lucite, crystals, ceramic beads, rubber O rings, sea glass shards, Unikite sticks, carnelian nuggets and rondelles, brass spacers, gingham ribbon, copper wire.


Fall Foliage

So....I've been tired and crabby, and not designing much. Been wanting to create a fall piece, but just couldn't make it work. Finally got it...
Components: Sari silk, citrine chips, carnelian nuggets, Czech glass, wood petals, Unikite sticks, rubber beads, brass jump rings and hook clasp.


Stained Glass Dragonfly Love

I have to admit that I don't use crystals or glass very much, but the colors in the stained glass kit are so pretty! AND, they just happened to...
Components: Stained glass kit, Vintaj connectors, dragonfly pendant, and hook clasp, Grace Lampwork bead, sari silk, craft wire, Vintaj bead caps and bead wraps.


Pearl and Ceramic Earrings

I love the color of these pearls, and picked up the ceramic charms at a bead show. I thought they looked "beachy".
Components: Biwa pearls, apatite rondelles, ceramic charms, earwires.


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.


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