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Designs by Truckin Grandma Karen

Modern Swirl (celtic)

This is my first attempt with my new wigjig. It's the first pattern in the leaflet for a celtic earring. Then made the rest. Made ear wires on the...
Components: Gold plated 20ga wire and chain. Impression jasper rondelles.


Hearts and Crystals

Again, for a new highschool freshman. She loves red and hearts.
Components: Clear glass red hearts, crystals, seed beads and german wire. Silver heart toggle, ear wires and jump rings.


Sandals and Lady Bugs

I made this for a new high school freshman that loves red.
Components: silver plate charms and toggle, seed beads, and German wire.


Silver and Glass

This is made of silver, glass purple beads, purple seeds beads and clear crystals. My favorite color is purple.


Dainty Mint

This is another version of Dale Armstrong's horseshoe bracelet. I used Beadalon's fancy 20 ga wire, it has a twist in it. I used size 6 bead. I...
Components: beadalon wire 20 ga., size 6 beads, and silver heart/arrow toggles, and ear wires.


Lazy Daisy Set

Sorry, I left to look at something else before it finished uploading, don't know how to delete it. This is an extension of the previous bracelet....
Components: German wire, silver flowers, ear wires and lobster clasp. So many ideas could from this design.


Wire Bracelet

This is a tutorial on Wire Sculpture, by Dale Armstrong. I used the german wire (argetrium?) Not good a spelling. and it called for 3mm beads....
Components: German wire 20g. 3mm beads.


summer holiday

Summer is finally here. I used silver plate chain and charms, like the big fish. Then I found some sea colored glass beads. Has ear rings to match.
Components: Silver plate, glass beads.


Fake Stone (marked down bin)

I don't like to wear real or good stones when driving truck, so I found these at Michaels markdown bin.
Components: Fake gray stone with a hint of green, silver plate leaves and chain, and crackled glass mint green beads. Had enough for two styles.


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