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Designs by Peggy3

Precious Metal Clay

Ive been taking several courses of PMC classes and just got started on making pieces.

It's really fun learninghow to work with clay Yes, it is...
Components: PMC, howlite beads, crystals

~ My 1st PMC Piece ~

My first piece (bracelet bar) finished at my pmc class. I'm hooked :). I used LOS. Also posted pictures with out the liver of sulphur. My last 2...
Components: precious metal clay, chain, gorgeous sar silk from Lima and pearl cup chain.

~ Sunday Morning Inspiration ~

Leather and pearls are my favorite. The gold button I have been hoarding and thought it was time to use it ;)

Picture attached of my foster...
Components: Large hole pearls (approx. 10-11 mm), 2 mm leather cord (michael's ), gold & pearl button (local fabric store)

~ Pyrite & Saki Bronze ~

A gift for my sister who likes simple pieces. The clasp is my from my first order of Saki silver. So beautiful.
Components: 8 mm pyrite rounds, gold artistic wire, Saki bronze toggle.

~ Bookmarks ~

I ran across these silver bookmarks and thought they would be perfect gifts for the women in my book club.
Components: beads from stash., silver bookmark and artistic wire.

~ Holiday Gifts ~

A gift for my niece who was going to Cabo right after Christmas. Thought it was perfect for the beach. I'm still nervous making stretch...
Components: Picture jasper 6 mm, Howlite Turquoise, glass beads

Coin Necklace

The coin necklace is a gift for my sister. The crystal on the top is the clasp but since it is a long necklace "30 it can be worn with clasp in...
Components: Wheat chain / gold, gold 'greek' coin, crystal box clasp, tierra cast cone. Earrings - tibetan bead, brass chain and leverbacks and brass twisted wire (artistic wire)

Bling Bangle

I found this tutorial online.
I was able to buy the crystals at the Whole Bead show in NYC. As much I love online shopping, its nice to be able...
Components: 20 gauge gold artistic wire, big crystals.

~ Minimalist ~

My favorite colors are green and blue. Made this for myself for vacation and also to celebrate a huge anniversary. I used a favorite hills tribe...
Components: Hubei turquoise, hills tribe clasp and tiny spacers.

~ Gift for Elizabeth ~

My niece was in town for a visit and I wanted to give her something before she left.
Components: jade / dyed, Howlite Turquoise, Czech glass (LB) tierra cast shells (LB) black c-lon. I made her a double wrap knotted bracelet.

~ My Big Necklace ~

Natural Turquoise Nugget Gemstone paired with coral disks and chips and bali style toggle. 22" inches.
Components: Turquoise, Coral, tierra cast toggle

~ Pearls & Leather ~

I took apart the last bracelet I made because I wanted to try silver beads. The rest fell into place.

The leather band I used comes pre punched.
Components: leather strap, pearls, Czech glas, turq, seed beads, white nylon thread, Labradorite

~ Beachy Leather ~

I followed a tutorial that was in my inbox. Very easy to use and I had all the supplies for once.

Here's the link for the tutorial:...
Components: Sunstone, Labradorite, Magnesite, Peridot, (CHIPS) leather snap bracelet, c lon

Necklace or bracelet?

This started out as a necklace and is un finished. Which I'm not sure about now. Not sure if I like the pendant hanging from a jump ring only. I...
Components: peanut seed beads, copper findings, Rhyolite - octagon shape(?), copper flower, aquamarine beads. LB (which I cannot remember the name of )

Easy Target

I labeled this easy target, cause that's what I am. a man was demonstrating the easy knotter at a bead show and of course I had to buy it. Did I...
Components: ceramic focal, size 8 seed beads, sliver clasp. silk thread and I believe jasper.

~ Progress ~

I finished this piece and realized there is something 'off'. Can you see it?
Does it really matter if there is an uneven number of beads.?
Components: Rosewood, silver spacers, white stone (?) all stash, tierra cast clasp (LB)

~ Spring Fling ~

I got home from work , kicked off my shoes and sat at my bead table. Ahh ;)

Happy weekend all :)

I liked the copper so I had to try it out...
Components: new jade 10 mm, vintaj copper parawire, copper disks and lobster clasp. sp wire, jasper ?, silver disks

~ Under the Sea ~

I picked up the MOP @ a bead show for $1 - 16" strand. Score ;).

I have played with the porcelain pendant before... think I finally did it...
Components: porcelain pendant, mother of pearls, nunn design clasp, seed beads and 20 ga artistic wire

~ Bead Show Finds ~

I went to a bead show in NYC and was excited to get home and make something with my finds.

Not sure what the orangey pear shape beads are. It...
Components: Orange pear shape beads, silver plated swirly beads, chain and clasp, MOP

~ Luminous Green Cushions ~

A set I made to wear with my plum dress for a special family wedding to go with my plum dress. Loved how it came out.
Best part of these...
Components: 12mm Swarovski cushions Luminous Green, hematite empty cup chains.

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