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Designs by Little Round Chick

Hey! It's another Cuff!

Tuesday of this week I taught a class on making this style cuff bracelet. This is mine... almost finished. I noticed while I was photographing it...
Components: 14 ga copper wire, 24 ga copper wire, orphan beads


Colorful Water Fall

I finished this necklace a short while ago. It was stubborn and didn't want to work with me. But I prevailed!
Tomorrow is the street fair so I...
Components: orphan beads of every variety, copper chain from LB, handmade clasp


More Leaves

This is the 3rd or 4th rendition of the copper and brass leaves. I have a street fair on Sunday and this style necklace has been quite popular so...
Components: copper, brass, LB copper chain, copper trigger clasp, niobium ear wires, hand made jump rings, tah dah!


Washers and Discs

Been at it again with the torch. Love the colors you can get. One disc got toasted a bit too much but all in all I'm pleased with the color and...
Components: copper washers copper discs, box link copper chain from LB, trigger clasp


A Very Symmetrical Design

I had this marvelous idea... It bombed. Had another idea... it didn't work either. So there I was with 2 copper circle pieces in search of a new...
Components: copper wire, copper chain, Czech fire polished beads, tiny crystal beads and seed beads


Sky Blue Jasper and Copper

Sky blue jasper is such a neat stone. It is color enhanced and has beautiful rich colors. I've used all but 4 of the pebbles I had so now I have...
Components: dyed jasper, African jade and turquoise, copper wire and fabulous LB copper chain


Turquoise Howlite, Pewter and Coral

Another slightly asymmetrical necklace design. I had used the pewter squares in another design but could never get them to lay just right. So I...
Components: turquoise howlite, pewter squares and spacers, coral, stainless steel and silver plate chain, stainless steel trigger clasp


XL Staples and Recycled Glass

Found more of the very large copper colored staples that I had put away ages ago. Also found recycled glass beads from who knows where or when....
Components: large copper colored staples, recycled glass beads from Africa, copper color beading chain, copper toggle


Copper wire and Jasper

These single wire necklaces have been very popular. I sold the last one about 3 weeks ago that makes #5 or #6 I'm not sure which. Who knew...
Components: 12ga copper wire, jasper pendant


#8

...And the hits just keep on coming! You can tell by the number I'm still at it with the asymmetrical necklaces. I wasn't going to do another one...
Components: 14, 22, 24 gauge copper wire, rhyolite and Czech glass beads, LB antique copper chain, copper trigger clasp


Copper Cuff with Pastel Crystals and Glass

Pastel colors are lovely to look at but not so easy for me to use in a design. Darker colored beads and a wider range of sizes and colors are...
Components: 14ga and 24ga copper wire, crystal rondelle beads, fire polished Czech glass


# 7

I distinctly remember saying #5 and #6 were going to be my last asymmetrical necklaces.

Weeeell there were beautiful green emeralds (not gem...
Components: copper wire, chain, clasp, 4mm beads, daisy spacers and jump rings, emerald beads, African jade, luster finished Czech glass in three sizes, square copper bead frame, a small piece of copper sheet and one little carnelian pebble.


Ear Rings to Match

These ear rings were made to go with one of the asymmetrical necklaces. I've included a picture of the two pieces together. Don't know what I...
Components: copper chain, wire, disc and jump rings, gold line turquoise colored magnesite, niobium ear wires, Czech glass beads


Copper and Jasper Pendant

I saw a pendant similar to this one on line last week. The technique looked very interesting so I thought I'd give it a try but put my own twist...
Components: copper wire, chrysocolla jasper


# 5 & 6

This is the end of the road for this particular style of necklace. I think I've taken it about as far as I can.

The first one was made from...
Components: copper wire, gold line turquoise magnesite, copper chain from LB, hand made hook clasps, Czech glass beads


Sun Disc

I got the brass beads in this necklace some time ago from LB.

The turquoise colored beads are such a great sky color they complement the color...
Components: brass sun disc, large rustic brass beads, brass jump rings, turquoise colored magnesite, brass beading chain


Another cuff with Crossed Wires

This is another cuff bracelet made with horizontal wires woven through vertical wires. The first wire going across was fairly easy to weave but...
Components: 14ga and 24ga wire, various stones, pearls, Czech glass, coral


The Last One

So there they were... tigers eye tubes in a half finished necklace... I couldn't leave them like that. This is the last one for a while....I...
Components: tigers eye, brass spacers, brass clasp


Leather Pendant

This pendant started life as an ear ring. The other one was probably lost and wearing one ear ring of this size doesn't look too fashionable. So...
Components: painted leather, fresh water pearl, gun metal chain, sterling clasp and jump rings


More Bones

Bones with batik designs make such wonderful jewelry. I've combined the bones with wood beads and copper jump rings for spacers. I love the...
Components: bone, wood, small copper rings, leather, copper chain


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