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Designs by Elis Mom

Uber Long Earrings

Getting acquainted with Petra's super cool ceramics. These are super long....they actually hit my collar bones when I wear them. I MAY give them to...
Components: Lampwork glass rounds, crystals, brass spacers, bronzy connectors by ScotchedEarthonEtsy.

Angry Friday Necklace

I did things backwards and made the earrings first! This is the necklace to match!
Components: Bronzy spikes by SScorchedEarthonEtsy, Swarovski crystals, pyrite, brass filigrees coated with sparkle nail polish, sari silk.

"Angry Friday" Earrings

These days my creative mojo eludes me. I spend time in the bead room every day, but haven't been able to put anything together in ages. I finally...
Components: Brass filigrees and ear wires, Swarovski crystals, bronzy tips from Scorchedearthonetsy.

Kumi WHAT?

I love all the color of this pendant, and wanted to make a colorful and rustic design with it. One of the bead store ladies suggested kumi(not what...
Components: Raku pendant from Wondrous Strange on Etsy, Czech glass, copper bead caps and clasp, S-lon.

A Pair of Earrings

These are the earrings on display at the bead shop for my patina class. I really love the first pair, because the colors really pop!
Components: Vintaj natural brass blanks and patinas, crystals, purple quartz, Carnelian, brass ear wires.

Dragonfly Fields

I don't make very many bracelets for whatever reason...but I've wanted to try the knotted multi strand bracelets that seem so popular these days. I...
Components: Kazuri bead, brass bead, bone dragonfly, czech glass, chrysoprase, seed beads, brass lobster clasp and oval ring. All knotted on S-lon cord.

Interview Necklace

Made this last night to wear to a job interview today. They say you should wear conservative jewelry, but that's just not my style! Didn't have...
Components: Hand patinad pendant, bird charm, citrine nuggets, Czech glass, Autumn Jasper, Pyrite nuggets, sari silk, Vintaj hook clasp, craft wire.

Tahitian Sunset

Haven't felt like creating much lately, and when I do, my inspiration seems to be on hiatus. I went a purchased a design book, and found...
Components: Resin palm tree pendant, green garnet nugget drops, FW pearls, some sort of jasper, carnelian faceted rondelles, magatama seed beads, copper chain and clasp.

Look Homeward, Angel

I fell in love with this focal the moment I saw it! Unfortunately, it was already made into a necklace. I asked the artist if she could recreate...
Components: Raku focal by WondrousStrange on Etsy, raku tiles by Keith O'Connor(Please carry these, LB!), poly clay beads from WinterBirdStudio on Etsy, patina'd copper discs, freshwater pearls, roman glass from NumosityBeads on Etsy, antique brass wire and lobster clasp, sari silk from LB!

Sweet Tweet

This is my entry for the latest Blu Mudd challenge. The ceramic beads were created by Moriah Betterly, and are so lovely with their minty green...
Components: Ceramic beads, focal, and toggle by Blu Mudd, MOP leaves, sea glass nuggets, Fossil Coral, leather cord.

For a Friend!

This bracelet is for a friend. I should have made it for her months ago, but I've had a hard time getting my mojo back with all the hardships at...
Components: Leather cord, freshwater pearl, copper and brass beads, millifiori beads, Czech glass, Citrine, Coral, Rhyolite, Green Garnet, Picture Jasper, maybe some carnelian, copper button.

Kazuri Bubbles

I've had the pendant for eons, purchased on sale when I first started beading. I picked up the Kazuri beads not too long ago at a trunk show. I had...
Components: Koi pendant from the craft store, Kashuri beads from the trunk show, antique silver spacers, Czech glass, brass filigree rounds, a few freshwater pearls, crimp covers, antique silver clasp.

Just for Me!

Haven't been around for a while, and haven't been very productive, either. I've had the Poison Tree pendant for YEARS, and finally put this...
Components: Poison Tree butterfly pendant, turquoise, pave, purple something or other, sari silk, vintaj chain and clasp.

Wild Horse Redo

This is the result of my reworking a previous piece. I think I like this a bit better, though I'm still up in the air. I think the matte titanium...
Components: Raku pendant, Labradorite, Pyrite, Titanium, seed beads, brass chain and clasp.

Wild Horse

While editing, I decided I'd rework this just a bit, but decided to post anyway. I've had the pendant for quite some time and wasn't sure what to...
Components: Raku pendant from Wondrous Strange, Labradorite, pyrite, seed beads, brass chain and lobster clasp.

Rustic Butterfly

This one was difficult for me. I fiddled around with the beads for MONTHS, not being able to make a decision on what to put with the pendant. I was...
Components: Pendant by Round Rabbit. Aquamarine nuggets, large hole pearls, fluorite faceted rice(from a friend), seed beads, leather, patina'd copper washers, copper hook clasp, silk string.

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.

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