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Designs by Dragons Chicky

Garnet's Secret

This was probably the most complicated piece I've ever made. I wanted the 3 pieces to have the ability to be worn separately as well as in any...
Components: Vintage wire 22g, 20g, green and red garnet, 6mm red glass beads, brass filigree, alcohol inks, 1 rivet, brass locket, glossy accents, paper, Jim Holtz vintage clasp, jump rings, chain, lobsterclaw clasps.


Friendly Faery Locket

I made this for a special friend who happens to like fairies. The locket opens. The chain has golden swarovski crystals in it for some sparkle. The...
Components: Gunmetal chain, findings, filigree, wire, brass fairies, swarovski crystals, bead fix glue


Crystal Cave

The crystal druzy needed more than just a chain...the mirror came first, then the dragon and the filigree, the chains and the opal quartz puff...
Components: Brass chains, wire and findings, opal puff quartz diamonds, czech crystals, crystal druzy, mirror, bead fix adhesive.


Sister Bouy

I made this for my youngest sister while I was in Virgnia. She wanted something "nautical". We went to the LBS and she picked the silver circles...
Components: Silver plate circles, netted beads, czech crystals, SS wire and clasp.


Heart of Time

These pieces went together so easily. The little sand timer does not really work but it does remind me of time passing, the heart is self...
Components: Silver plated chain, silver plated heart charm, plastic charm, crystal cross.


Deep Thoughts

A victorian kind of stamping, colored with inks, layered, antiqued and strung with vintage red beads and chain. She's been on my table for a bit...
Components: Brass chain, wire, findings, pendant, vintage rose beads, czech cystals.


Dark Crystal

This is another of my glue me projects. It started with the square-round black filigree. There is a small mirror under it and the circular filigree...
Components: Gunmetal chain and findings, czech crystals, mirror, Bead Fix glue


Angel of the Past

I found this angel/fairy on a web site while searching for something else and had to get it, she is very detailed and not at all frail. The...
Components: Brass angel/fairy, vintage "pearl" necklace, plated gold spring ring clasp.


Vermillion

This little dragon has been around for ages but I didn't like the stone on his head so I changed it and found chain to match his body. I thought...
Components: Pewter dragon, czech crystals, silver plated chain, components.


Guardian

This piece is one of my new projects, I'm on a "glue" kick. The dragon is glued to the blue "jade" stone, which is glued to the brass filigree....
Components: Brass chain, filigree, findings, gold plated ear wires, czech crystals 6mm, "jade" stone finding, glue.


Glass Bottom Boat

I found this brass stamping and thought it was pretty so I colored it with ink and enhanced it with gloss. The necklace is made with brass chain...
Components: Brass chain, charms, stamping, wire, clasp. Swarovksi crystal, czech crystal. Aquamarine rondell beads.


Brass Matrimony

I made this set to wear to a wedding. No one said a word about it. Of course the only person I knew was the bride but..My husband said it was too...
Components: Brass filigree pieces, brass chain, lucite beads, parawire 22g, brass beads and findings.


River Dragon-Current

Current found a home on this piece of amazonite and she latched onto this peridot crystal and wouldn't let go. She liked the new jade and rainbow...
Components: Amazonite focal bead with gold plated dragon glued on, New Jade, Rainbow Jasper, gold plated bead caps and chain and clasp, gold filled earwires, swarovski crystals.


Safire Blue

I could really use some help with this piece. Not sure if the chain should go through the bail of the dragon or on the jump ring the way I have it....
Components: Blue sapphire beads, gray metal chain, silver plated clasp and focal, SS earwires, 20g non-tarnish silver wire.


Blue Dot

Wanted to try a little wire work with this stamping...ended up with a blue crystal and some curls...any ideas???
Components: Brass stamping, chain, crystal, wire, clasp


Bars

I've had these vintage pieces for months. I actually wanted to make a necklace but somehow it turned into a bracelet. Very simple. It can be...
Components: Vintage components and chain, small pearls, jump rings, toggle.


Grandma's Dishes

These beads reminded me of the old style dishes that my nana had. It seemed that everyone had at least some of these..I think the local grocery...
Components: Porecelain beads, black linen cord, silver plated toggle, ss earwires, glass beads.


Cold Waters

This is made from ocean jasper and although the earrings look huge and heavy to wear they are not, heavy that is. Large they are but I found them...
Components: Ocean Jasper, Madagascar rose quartz, SS beads and clasp, silver plated chain, 49str beading wire


Azure Sprite

While I was thinking about being a vendor at a local Ren Fest, this idea came to mind. A simple Sea Sprite with a cool name. She is light to wear...
Components: Silver plated chain and clasp and fairy charm. SS earwires.


Crystal Garden

This was a challenge from a friend to make a necklace with the large crystal beads she gave me. I incorporated smokey quartz beads (also from the...
Components: Crystal, smokey quartz beads. Swarovski rondelles, copper chain, bead caps, wire for ear wires, strung on black 49 st wire.


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