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Designs by Asia

Oak Leaf

I wanted to use some of the so popular colors this fall in the designs and the beads from Magdalena Ruiz were a perfect match for cadmium orange,...
Components: Big lampwork beads are from Magdalena Ruiz, small one Garden of Beads. Czech glass, Green Girl Studio oak leaf, brass oak leaf stamping that I patina with Swellegant, Vintaj findings and square wire are all from Lima Beads.


" Enjoy the Little Things "

I have been trying to take pictures of the pieces that I made during my vacation with mixed results. Light has been an issue, changing constantly...
Components: Necklace; pendant and ceramic beads from Grubbi, Lampwork beads Garden of Beads, handmade Honeysuckle beads, matte Red Creek Jasper. Bracelet : ceramic beads Grubbi, lampwork Garden of Beads, clasp ArtIncendi, My own copper bead cap and copper chain from Lima.


Folk Tale

This will be my last posting before my vacation. When Azzurra opened her shop with ceramic beads I was one of her first customers, just love her...
Components: Bird and flower ceramic raku beads MiaOnlyBeads. Czech glass flower beads, antique brass multi ring chain, Antique brass findings, waxed linen are all from LB.


Swallow and Dragonfly

Wanted a very simple bracelet to again showcase the gorgeous bead, so this one is just with a simple Vintaj chain few lampwork spacers and a...
Components: " Swallow" focal from Jasmin French, enamel flower ArtIncendi, lampwork spacers Garden of Beads, my own headpins. From LB Czech glass flowers, Vintaj chain and clasp and waxed linen. " Dragonfly" focal from Bo Hulley, ArtIncendi enamel beads, lampwork bead Glass Bead Art, my own copper headpins. From Lima Humble beads discs, Unicorne Beads teardrop, Czech flower beads, Vintaj findings and wire


Birthday swallow

Jasmin French swallow beads were my early birthday gift, I have been lusting for her beads for a while. I'm so happy to say that this bracelet made...
Components: Cork strap, Tierra cast strap ends, rivets, Vintaj chain and clasp, Czech flower beads, waxed linen are all from Lima Beads.


"Dragonfly Pond" and "In the Garden"

I had the beads from Magdalena Ruiz and Flower Jasper for a while, knew what I wanted to do just had no time, a quick trip back home provided me...
Components: "Dragonfly Pond" Lampwork from Flower Jasper, Czech glass, Vintaj chain and findings, waxed linen, Para square wire are from Lima. "In the Garden" Lampwork Magdalena Ruiz, Czech glass, Green Girl Studio drop, Vintaj chain and clasp, leather lace, Para square wire, eyelet all Lima. My own double sided headpins.


Indigo & Sage

I was inspired by the bracelets that Ali and Angela were making, so I finally made my own versions.Thank you to both of you !!! :D
Components: "Indigo" button from round Rabbit, Czech glass flowers LB and my stash, leather strap, rivets, jump rings, chain, clasp, Unicorne Beads teardrop, waxed linen all are from Lima. "Sage" Ceramic lentil from Majoyal. Czech flowers, clasp, cork strap, rivets, strap ends, jump rings, waxed linen my beloved Lima Beads.


Wish

I got a whole bunch of beads from Swoondimples as a prize from an Art Bead Scene Blog and then I finally got my hands on some Round Rabbit pieces....
Components: From LB those gorgeous Argentina Fluorite ovals, copper plated chain, Ezel connector, Czech bellflowers, waxed linen, leather lace and rivets. From my stash tabular flower beads, vintage lucite. Round Rabbit button, Swoondimples word bead, ArtIncendi clasp


Waterlily

You all know that I'm not much into crystals, but I have quite few leftover from our bling challenge a couple years ago, so decided to start using...
Components: Pink Opal, freshwater pearls, Grass Green Turquoise, Vintaj chain and bead caps are from Lima Beads. Waterlily pendant from Golem Studio.Sari silk and Czech glass from my stash.


Rosebuds and company

Had been making earrings for a while to replenish the shop and justify another purchase from Scorched Earth . All drops are from our beloved Petra...
Components: 1) Rose leafs drops from Petra antique pink flowers from my stash. 2) Petra's drops, Garden of Beads small spacers, Lima Beads sari fiber, Electroplated hematite and Indonesian glass from stash. 3) Drops Round Rabbit, Lampwork spacers Pinocean. 4) Drops Petra, Apatite rough nuggets and Saki earwires Lima Beads. 5) Drops Petra, Lima Beads sari silk and brass bead caps that I patina using ammonia fumes, my own double ended head pins. 6) Petra + African glass + Meital 7)Petra+ Garden of Beads+ me


News of Spring

This is a bracelet that I made for this months Art Bead Scene Blog challenge...
Components: I used Jade Scott charm, beads from a Canadian lampwork artist Amy Hall. Matte prehnite wheel, Vintaj findings and ribbon are all from Lima Beads.


" Sweet " and "Marsala with Greens "

Both pieces are inspired by my fresh picks with the same titles.I love Golem beads and so happy that Lima has them now.
Components: " Sweet "Golem Studio bead, Czech glass, Argentina Fluorite, Amazonite, Vintaj dragon fly, clasp and pewter flower are all from LB. Jubilee raku leaf beads, crow beads from my stash. Copper headpins made by me. " Marsala with Greens " Golem Studio, Czech glass, chain clasp, waxed linen all LB. Enameled butterfly connector ArtIncendi .


Boho in me

Had a beading marathon this weekend, it is a holiday here as well, so what better is it to do especially that I did not bead for a while as I was...
Components: "Butterfly" Agate, Amazonite flower, chain and ribbon are from LB. Raw African amber, Howlite butterfly and brass bead from my stash.Captured moments link and my own etched soldered butterfly brass clasp. "Marsala" Muscovite, Agate, Czech glass, Unicorne beads teardrops and textured rolo chain are all LB. Sari silk and Indonesian glass from my stash.


Redesign

I made the necklace using the GGS pendant a while back, but was not quite happy with it, it was time to redesign.
Components: GGS pendant and hemp and recycled glass charm are from LB. Lampwork beads from GlassbyLeese and Glittering Prize, Schorched Earth driftwood charm, discs from Jubilee, Urchin bead from BlueBerriBeads, Mamacita pewter button, my own PC chell, Indonesian glass, crow beads and coral chips from my stash.


Thank you Lynda

Thank you Lynda for the Valentine inspiration,I had a couple of orders of beads to make and I can't just make a few I had to do a few dozens. Lynda...
Components: Polymer clay, Pastels, Matte sealer


Spring Dance

It all started with the little red dress from Artincendi and a bead from Pinocean, as you can see this is not my usual color scheme, but I'm quite...
Components: All Czech glass and Agate are from Lima Beads. Artincendi pendant, Pinocean Lampwork and Ckoop clasp


Badgers Den

I have been lusting after Jo Lucksted beads for some time now, they arrived before Holidays so I had to take them with me. Absolutely adore the...
Components: Jo Lucksted badger bead, Czech glass, Agate, Aventurine, chain and clasp are from our beloved Lima Beads.


Winterberry and Bambi

Had those made a few weeks ago and finally got around to do some pictures, as I really needed to get some replacements for my shop.
Components: " Winterberry "Rock Crystal, Apollo seed beads, Czech flowers, waxed linen, chain and clasp are from Lima Beads. Lampwork beads from Garden of Beads, enameled bird connector was a custom order from ArtIncendi. " Bambi "Czech glass, chain, clasp, bird charm, Unicorne teardrop and beading wire all Lima Beads. Ceramic beads are from Grubbi and blister pearls from my stash.


Challenge everyone

As an answer to Frida's challenge, check the Fresh Picks and join :D
Components: Piggys, recycled glass, Howlite Turquoise L ima beads. Ceramic droppers Scorched Earth, Handmade copper earwires


Sparrow's Tale

I have been in love with work of Birgitta from Angel Whisperer, so when she approached me to do a trade her beads for mine I jumped at the...
Components: Sparrow pendant "AngelWhisperer "- Carnelian- Rustic Agate- African turquoise- Titanium Pyrite- Ceramic beads " Grubbi "- Antique brass clasp. Most of the gemstones are from Lima Beads


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