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Designs by Little Round Chick

Abalone with Pearl

The abalone in this pendant is the last one I purchased at a little surfer shop in Ocean Beach other wise known as OB. Lots of interesting people...
Components: abalone shell, fresh water pearl, copper chain, hand made hook clasp, copper bead


A Bracelet to go with the Butterfly

This is way the Abstract Butterfly was supposed to look (more or less). I used the same colors and beads with a few variations and just arranged...
Components: various agate and carnelian beads, seed beads, 14 and 24 gauge wire


Blue Jasper

I've been playing around with wire wrapped pendants again. They are not my thing most of the time. However, this one does have an interesting...
Components: jasper, copper


A Delicate Pendant

Several years ago a three or four stone pendant was quite popular (they may still be). I'm not sure what the name of the style was... journey...
Components: copper wire, faceted carnelian


More Monopoly!

I had a few Monopoly game pieces left over from making the ear rings so I decided to try a necklace. It was pretty bland until I decided to put...
Components: gunmetal chain, genuine Monopoly players pieces, tiny red dice


Abstract Butterfly

As so often happens for me, I had an idea with a lot of potential. It was a different take on a cuff bracelet using more free form shapes inside...
Components: 14 and 24 gauge copper wire, agate, seed beads and other small beads


Pendants This Time

Yesterday seemed like a good day to make pendants.
The two greenish stones are rhyolite. I've had them for ages.
The fan shaped piece is...
Components: rhyolite, carnelian, fire polished and lamp work glass, a pearl, copper, silver filled wire, silver plate chain, turquoise nugget


More Metal Madness

I've been playing around some more making ear rings with brass. This time the embellishments are rudracksha (sp), the one with the big wrinkled...
Components: brass, rudracksha seed pods, mahogany obsidian, antique brass ear wires


A Green Cuff

Here is the latest version of the cuff bracelet. I chose green beads to make it because the color looks great with copper.
Components: 14 and 24 gauge copper wire, chrysocolla jasper, small chrysoprase nuggets, brass beads, tiny copper colored beads


Lots of Copper

A couple of weeks ago one of my neighbors brought me a LARGE amount of scrap copper. She was a partner in a fabrication business that used copper...
Components: flamed copper, turquoise, glass beads, niobium ear wires


Colorful Leaves

The center section of this necklace was originally part of another necklace that bombed. Many weeks after I made that necklace I took it apart...
Components: copper, brass


Closed Ring

I was experimenting with the wire necklaces again but when I cut the wire for this one it was too long. Rather than cut the extra off I decided...
Components: 12ga copper wire


Fiesta!

Another of the extra long necklaces in party colors. I've made several necklaces in this style and sold them all. So it was time for a new one....
Components: bone, coral, wood, glass, crystal, shell. lava, horn, stones, resin, kitchen sink, fire polished glass and a lady bug


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


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