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Designs by Asia

Still Nut Hunting, Indian Summer and more

I have been making some necklaces and bracelets to replace the ones that had sold mostly with a fall and winter theme and colors.
Components: !. Still Nut Hunting : Gaea pendant, GGS squirrel bead, Czech glass, Jasper, Mushroom lampwork bead, Vintaj clasp and bead caps are from LB, rest fro my stash. 2. Indian Summer : Czech glass, copper plated chain from LB, from my stash charoite, Ub teardrop and spacer and more Czech glass. My own PC pendant 3. Blossom Czech glass from LB. rest from my stash. 3. Apple Orchard Czech glass, Kylie Parry apple bead, C-Koop leaf, African glass, button LB, Ebony wood from stash. 4. Anchusa : Dumortrierite and lampwork beads from Lima, rest from my stash.


This is more me

Just like Wanda and Becky I have been on an earring marathon, here are few, I'm happy to say that the last 2 pairs have sold and I have a request...
Components: 1) " Forest Floor" Classic Bead pendant, Meital and Maya Honey lampwork beads, Czech glass and FW pearl sticks from my stash, Nintaj findings, Czech flowers and rondelles, Agate are from Lima 2) " Woodland" pendant from Distlefunk2 ( shop closed now), lampwork from Garden of Beads.wood and red aventurine beads from stash. Everything else is from Lima, the Humble beads birch log and beads were one of my first purchases here 2 years back, the rest is Matte Picture Jasper, Czech flowers, leaf chain, clasp ring and clasp. 3) Magdalena Ruiz lampwork, My own polymer clay dangles and earwires, 4) Havana beads, Czech glass, Carnelian, my own fused copper rings in saffran patina, 5 and 6 Scorched Earth, my own earwires, Carnelian and Chalcedony are from LB


Out of my comfort zone

Yesterday I said in my FP that I'm trying to get out of my comfort zone, meaning using different metals and colors like PINK and GOLD. So here it is.
Components: 1) " Vintage Love " GGS gold plated clasp, gold plated spacer, gold plated charm, waxed linen, Gaea beads are all from LB. Golem Studio beads, German lucite beads and wood beads are from my stash 2)"Antique Rose" GGS clasp some Czech flowers waxed linen from LB, rest of the flowers, lucite rose bads and lampwork from Art Bead Glass are from my stash, 3) "Sedum" All Czech glass from LB as is the clasp. Unicorne Beads spikes, Pendant Classic Bead, beads from Grubbi


Inpired by Becky and Wanda and some more

Back from vacation, all refreshed ???, had time to do some beading. After Becky's Fresh Pick about Tiger Eye and Wanda's design I wanted to use...
Components: 1." Loves wind in his hair" bracelet bar from Angel Whisperer, Electroplated hemetite, lampwork spacers from Garden Of Beads, Happy Fallout bead they are all from my stash. Tiger eye and waxed linen are from Lima Beads. Etched brass heart, copper clasp and faceted polymer clay beads are my own. 2. "House by the Meadow" Elluka house bead, Garden of Beads lampwork, Meital lampwork spacers, Indonesian glass, JB clasp, Cornerless brass cubes all from my stash, Czech glass beads and a Beaded Gift lampwork discs, Amazonite are from Lima 3. " September's Garden" Glass by Lease lampwork beads, Czech glass flower beads are from my stash. Golem Studio, Toggle bar, copper flower beads, Czech glass leaves and small beads are all from Lima Beads


Pastel imprints

Last year I saw Rebekah Payne tutorial how to make your own molds from flower imprints, since then I wanted to make my own, finally even in my...
Components: Polymer clay, pastels, matte sealer


Mermaid's cove

This is my entry for Art Bead Scene monthly challenge, based on "Little Mermaid " by Edmund Dulac. I'm a huge fan of Canadian polymer clay artist...
Components: My own polymer clay beads, ring and clasp, Happy Fallout beads, African and Indonesian recycled glass are from my stash, the raw Amethyst nugget, waxed linen and brass stamping are from LB.


Flutter

After I made a FP with the Golem Studio bead bead, I knew I want to make a bracelet with it, made my own PC beads with the colors from the FP,...
Components: Golem Studio bead, copper blank, New Jade, Tierra Cast butterfly bead, beading wire and spacers are all from Lima Beads. My own PC faceted beads in 2 different colors.


Journey in PC

Made some beads with the tribal feel and some faceted, what do you think ?
Components: Polymer clay


Journey in etching

Thank you Lynda for the inspiration, after admiring your pieces I finally did it this weekend. Ferric acid is not available to the public in Canada...
Components: My own etched copper, copper findings and polymer clay, Lampwork from Magdalena Ruiz, Meital, Glass by Leese and Garden of Beads.


Brazilian Garden

Brazilian garden with trees laden with parasites and epiphytes, that is the theme of this months Art Bead Scene challenge, some of you girls might...
Components: Magdalena Ruiz, Meital, Golem Studio from my stash, my own PC connector and handmade clasp. C-Koop, Gaea, Czech glass, chain and brass stamping are from Lima.


Ethnic summer

Playing more with polymer clay and different finishes
Components: Polymer clay, acrylic paint, gilders paste, microcrystalline wax, alcohol inks


Pomegranate

It all started with those beautiful Indonesian seed beads and some leftovers from another project. There are 8 strands of them strung on waxed...
Components: Indonesian seed beads from my stash, polymer clay bead cups, copper findings made by me.


Bicycle, bicycle & Frog Pond

Have been working on and off on a couple of new pieces.
Components: "Bicycle, bicycle" Bo Hulley bracelet bar, my own copper clasp, Czech glass beads are mostly from Lima. "Frog Pond" GGS pewter, recycled glass, wa xed linen from LB. Golem Studio beads from my stash, handmade copper clasp.


Magnolia

After seeing Wanda's necklace I had to share this with you girls, It is pink what is not my usual style, but I wanted to go for a vintage feel in...
Components: Brazilian Amazonite, Perls, Czech glass flowers from Lima Beads, Lucite, Pink Aventurine and other Czech glass from my stash. My own polymer clay bead, headpins and copper clasp.


Spring Fantasy and more

In the beginning of April I had some time off, so I finally had some time to work on jewellry. This is a selection of necklaces that I made and got...
Components: Spring Fantasy; flower bead from Lisa Peters, lampwork from Helen Chalmers, handmade copper clasp and jump rings, seed beads and waxed linen from Lima, flower beads from stash. Sweet Clover Honey; pendant from Classic Bead, Lemon Quartz, Honey Jade, Czech glass from LB, Golem Studio and UB lampwork from stash. Fresh Air; pottery links Captured Moments, Scorched Earth hearth, Gaea, Amazonite and chain Lima, Amber nuggets, copper bead stash Nesting; Amazonite, mat te new jade, Czech glass, Vintaj and wire from LB, my own polymer clay pendant Blue Daisy; pendant from Classic Bead, Czech glass, Amber, waxed linen from LB, Grace lampwork, peanut seed beads, clasp, bone beads from my stash.


Magnolia, buttercup and more

When taking a brake from the ribbed beads I did some flowers, some of them are formed using my own carved mold others are just hand formed, finally...
Components: Polymer clay acrylic paint


I finally got it !!!

Previous weekend I was working on a totally new technique, winding up tiny 1/16 inches in diameter snakes of PC on a raw core bead, I love the...
Components: 1. polymer clay in 2 shades of blue and chocolate, 2. polymer clay in lilac, purple, cream and peach, 3. polymer clay in yellow, purple, lilac and grey


Crackle & Company

I haven't been on LB lately, had a couple of custom orders, and of course I can't just make a few beads I had to make a 100 mainly in the crackle...
Components: Polymer clay, Acrylic paint, Crackle medium, Sealer


Artifacts

I love primitive style, so I took the technique that a lot of pottery artist use and applied it to polymer clay and it works. First the beads are...
Components: Polymer clay, microcrystalline wax


Etched glass

I wanted to re-create a look of etched glass in polymer clay.
Components: Polymer clay


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