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Designs by sweetjane

Torpedoes Away!

I fell in love with these torpedo beads and a little challenged by them. It didn't come out the way I had planned..but I think it's fun!
Components: torpedo beads, Turquoise, Green Turquoise, sticks, orange ring, copper chain, Sari Silk and other fibers and copper lobster.

Why Not a Tassel

This was like a sign or something...I found a bag of tassels on my back porch. So ...I thought why not.
Components: one tassel, Czech Glass..LB., Recycled glass..LB, fake turquoise, brass spacers, Piggies..LB, Green Onyx, brass chain and lobster claw..LB and leather lace..LB.

Summer Nights

This started off with a desire to use my Turquoise of my favorite gemstones.
Components: Amazonite, Turquoise nuggets, Czech Glass, blue Agates, Polymer clay nugget, ceramic bead, lucite flowers and copper toggle.

Minimalist Bracelet

I made this pendant into a bracelet link and discovered that I liked it with just enough beads to accent the focal.
Components: enameled focal, lavender Quartz, Sky Line Agates, Chartreuse Czech Glass, Keishi Pearls, copper toggle.

Statement Necklace

I've always been attracted to metal with a black patina...and I knew I had some black and red beads that would look good with it. I didn't quite...
Components: blackened brass crescent, Red Agate dangles, black DZI Agates, red Indo glass beads, waxed linen, brass wire, a bit of red sari silk and homemade clasp

Inspired by Becky

When I saw the beautiful bracelet and necklace Becky posted last, I thought about making dangles out of the little raspberry colored Jasper I had....
Components: polymer clay pod, Jasper, ceramic hook clasp, Czech Glass squares, leather cord, sari silk and copper chain.

Odds and Ends

As I wait for new jewelry supplies I pick thru my stash. I have always wanted to use my Carnelian link and this cute little owl button on...
Components: Carnelian link..LB, Ocean Jasper, Apple Jasper, Red Jasper, Polymer clay yellow bead, terracotta farfalle, owl button and waxed linen.

A Rose By Any Other Name...

I saw the rose heart in LB artist bead sale and knew I had some Rose Quartz. I'm not sure why I paired it with the periwinkle Quartz..I thought it...
Components: Ceramic heart..LB, Rose Quartz, Periwinkle Quartz, Vintage leaf, indo glass beads, seeds, crystals and waxed linen.

Garden Pebbles

I got these Aquamarine pebbles to make a bracelet for my sister-in-law, whose birthday is in March. Thinking about it I'm not sure I will give it...
Components: Aquamarine pebbles, Carnelian, Agate, seeds, ceramic bead, flower and bee toggle..LB and waxed linen...and peacock flower headpin.LB.

Poor Birdie

Yes, it's true...I took the bird from the old log and landed him here. I'm hoping for a better purpose.
Components: polymer clay bird, enamel leaf, DZI Agates, Indo tribal beads, one Mookaite, one Red Creek Jasper, one faded and distressed looking Lepidolite rectangle, sari silk, Dazzle ribbon and copper toggle.

Bunch of Earrings

These are some of the earrings I'm sending to my shop.Thought I would share. I have so much fun making earrings!
Components: Lapis, snakeskin Jasper, Agates, Autumn Jasper and various components.

Yet Another Raku House

This raku house was a freebie...I thought it went well with the Ocean Jasper and Moss Agate.
Components: raku house, Ocean Jasper, Moss Agate, Czech Glass, brass chain, brass toggle..LB.

House of the Blue Sun

I've just been waiting to get my order from LB so I could make this bracelet.I think this house is so cute with the little steps.
Components: Raku house, Agates, Golem blue sun, turquoise abstract bead, copper key, sun charm

Birdie On A Log

Some of you may remember my PC log that turned up in quite a few designs...never really fitting in. Well here it is again..this time maybe a...
Components: PC log, ribbon, PC bird, Apple Jasper, lobster claw, enameled leaf charms, brass butterfly and waxed linen.

Agates Rule

I'm thinking of adding some black seeds with the little gray beads as it is a little heavy.All and all I think it turned out pretty good.
Components: Banded Agate, grey Czech beads..LB, little indo grey beads, grey/black Indo lampwork beads and black vintage button.

Green Copper Slab

I got this gorgeous green/copper slab..the seller didn't know what it was..I have since found out it's copper ore. Then I got these copper wavy...
Components: copper ore slab, copper wavy discs, Indo glass beads..multi color. seeds, leather cord and maroonish ribbon.

Late Fall

I got some Mookaite and Red Jasper and discovered they were perfect for an old pendant I had of Picasso Jasper.
Components: Picasso Jasper, Mookaite, Red Jasper, waxed linen and copper hook..LB.

In The Garden

I wanted a pendant that complimented the beautiful Imperial Jasper I got from I made one with resin.
Components: Imperial Jasper, Agate, resin focal, Vintaj brass components..beadcaps, butterflies etc.

Cascades of Ribbon

I saw these brass butterflies used as links and I had this idea...I also wanted to show off this dazzle ribbon.
Components: Imperial Jasper, Red Creek Jasper, Jade, Bold Fire Agate, Brass..butterflies, circle, bead caps, dragonfly, leaf charm and hook, dazzle ribbon.

Copper Knobblies

I was attracted to these unusual earring beads...I think I kinda like what I did with them...they look festive.
Components: copper knobblies, dazzle ribbon, wire and copper earwires

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