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Designs by Sarajo W

Mermaid's Jewels

Made for the Starfish Color Palette Challenge on the Love My Art Jewelry blog, this necklace is fit for a mermaid! Check out my full post...
Components: Ceramic starfish pendant by Michelle McCarthy of Firefly Design Studio; Czech glass in various colors of aqua and different shapes; Amazonite; Impression Jasper; Tierra Cast brass plated clasp.


Honey Do List May 2016

This is one of my creations for the Honey Do List challenge my husband has dreamed up this year... and we've invited other folks to play along....
Components: Pendant by Summer Wind Art; Mookaite faceted rondelles; Amazonite carved rounds, rounds, and diamonds; Nunn Design copper plated chain and findings.


Art Bead Scene April '16

This is my design for April's Art Bead Scene challenge... I DO love a challenge! ;) I still haven't finalized the length or added a clasp (if I...
Components: Polymer clay birds and beads by Humblebeads; leaf charm by The Classic Bead; Czech glass and fancy leaf chain from Lima Beads; Nunn Design chain; pewter ring.


Pink Poppies

This is another project that has been neglected for far too long! And I had pretty much everything I needed pulled together too! The Humblebeads...
Components: Humblebeads polymer clay pendant and round beads; Pyrite carved flower and faceted rounds; Czech glass rondelles and leaves; seed beads; Nunn Design findings and chain.


Purple Lotus

I've been trying to tackle some unfinished projects that have been lingering... and this is one of them! It feels good to be getting some of these...
Components: Porcelain pendant by Andrew Thornton; Czech glass flowers, rondelles, and English cut beads all from Lima Beads; Sari silk from Lima; Vintaj filigree, clasp, and other findings.


Spring Blues

This is one of my pieces for the March Art Bead Scene challenge. I'm a little in love with all the soft blues in this one. Stop by my blog to...
Components: Ceramic maple seed wing pendant by Mary Harding; Kyanite coins; blue aventurine rounds; Czech glass rondelles; silk raw edged ribbon; brass findings from Vintaj.


Honey Do List March 2016

These are my creations inspired by the Honey Do List challenge my husband is setting for me (and anyone else who wants to play along!) each month....
Components: Necklace: Czech glass and black onyx rounds and silver plated chain from Lima, Nunn Design silver plated findings, black seed beads, vintage ceramic flower pendant. Bracelets: "white metal" bicones from Hands of the Hills, either zebra jasper or pyrite rounds, waxed linen, TierraCast buttons (from Lima)


Arabesque Inspired Earrings

I was super inspired by the inspiration for the We're All Ears challenge on the Earrings Everyday blog and had a ton of fun with Vintaj brass and...
Components: Vintaj natural brass blanks in various shapes, arte metal circle blanks, endless passage textured circles, earwires and other findings; Czech glass, vintaj patinas & glaze


Bright Bloom

My husband has started issuing a monthly design challenge for me... the Honey Do List! This month I asked others to play along with me to create...
Components: Ceramic pendant by the Classic Bead, Czech glass, carnelian (faceted and smooth rounds), dyed agate, & Vintaj brass findings.


The Lumber Barron's Wife

This is my piece for the November edition of the Inspired by Reading Book Club. We read "Serena" by Ron Rash. You can read more over on my blog:...
Components: Ceramic pendant by Earthenwood Studios, Czech glass, TierraCast spacers, Nunn Design gold plated jump rings, brass cubes, wood beads. (pendant and most of the Czech glass from Lima!)


Love, Autumn

This is my piece for the November Art Bead Scene challenge. I fell in love with the gorgeous pendant that I got as part of my Simple Truths...
Components: Tesori Trovati polymer clay pendant, Czech glass, plated hematite, red wood lace stone, glass, Vintaj brass beads and findings.


New Earring Monday Weeks 43 & 44

I keep forgetting to share my creations here, but this is the latest installment in my New Earring Monday challenge. I can't believe I've kept it...
Components: Vintaj Arte Metal rectangle altered blanks & rivets, Vintaj copper leaves, silver toned filigree pieces, and niobium ear wires from TierraCast


Art Beads Galore!

I've been getting ready for a big art show this weekend (3 days!) and here is a bevy of new earrings featuring art beads! If you want to play...
Components: Art Beads from Humblebeads, Firefly Design Studio, Jenny Davies-Reazor, The Spacer Bead Shop, & Nichole Valentine mixed in with Vintaj brass findings, Czech glass, and mookaite amongst other things.


Autumn Earrings

I've been super busy making earrings for a big show next weekend. Here are just a few of my designs.

Read more over on my blog:...
Components: Czech glass from Lima; Brass & copper by Vintaj; findings from Nunn Design, Vintaj, Saki, Tierracast; art beads from Humblebeads, Tanya McGuire, and Firefly Design Studio


She Sells Sea Shells...

This set is my entry for the July 2015 Art Bead Scene Challenge. A fun sea shell filled inspiration piece this month!

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Components: Graduated strand of Red Creek Jasper, Small Red Creek Jasper rounds, TierraCast brass plated clasp, Flame colored WoolyWire all from Lima (at least I think that's where I got the WoolyWire!); Ceramic shell pendant and charms from Suburban Girl Studio; Brass corrugated beads from Vintaj; brass plated spacers and Swarovski crystal pearls.


New Earring Monday Weeks 15 & 16

More fun with earrings! Check out the full post (and add your own link if you want to play along with me) on my blog:...
Components: Vintaj peapod decorivets and jump rings, TierraCast earwires, onyx or Czech glass.


New Earring Monday Weeks 13 & 14

My latest installment of my New Earring Monday challenge features mostly beads that I bought at a recent bead show. Check out my blog post and add...
Components: 1st pair features lampwork by Tanya McGuire, charms and faceted hematite from Lima Beads. 2nd pair features lampwork by Jeff Barber.


New Earring Monday Weeks 7 & 8

Continuing on with my earring challenge this week. You can see my whole post (and add your link if you want to play along!) here:...
Components: Fancy bezels by Nunn Design, Czech glass flowers, UV resin.


Valentine's Earrings

I made lots of Valentine's Day inspired earrings for the latest installment of New Earring Monday on my blog. You can see the whole blog post (and...
Components: Nunn Design bezels, Fuchsia crystals, Vintaj altered blanks, Czech glass in various shapes, TierraCast heart charms.


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