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Designs by Becca W

Patina Me Green

I thought I'd try my hand at patina work. I used green acrylic paint and teal alcohol ink on a Vintaj beadcap that I opened to form a flower.
Components: Three Vintaj bead caps, brass chain, glass rounds.


Holes

New, and the result of 6 snapped drill bits, and owing my husband a trip to the hardware store.
Components: 18 G copper sheet, Czech Glass beads. Copper chain.


Summer Circles

An exercise in patience.
Components: Lampwork disc sugar beads, vintage pearl buttons, 14 & 22 G Copper wire, copper washers. Multicolored shell chip beads.


Spring Rings

I had a bunch of misc rings to use up as left overs. I added copper circles that were etched in the saltwater bath and then cut with a circle...
Components: Red Creek Jasper, Vintaj hammered rings, LB's bolo chain as links.


Forest Morning

I ordered this ceramic pendant on Etsy several weeks ago. I loved that it was so earthy and urban! I just added the little wire wrap on the bottom...
Components: Yellow Turquoise, nut chips, Vintaj non tarnish wire. Czech glass picasso squares.


Tuscan Path

It feels like spring in the midwest. It can't come to soon for me! This piece was inspired by cleaning out my potters bench. Terricotta pots, a...
Components: "Extras and odds & ends."


Copper Calla

Inspired by shopping for spring flower bulbs...the calla lilly... in metal.
Components: 14G nickel silver wire, 24 G copper sheet (cut into disks) LB's Bolo Chain as links.


Dark Knight

I think my little air plant croaked! =(
But still makes a nice backdrop for earrings. These are silver & brass etched in the saltwater bath,...
Components: 20 G Nickle silver sheet, 22 G Brass sheet, Czech Glass squares.


Do You Ear What I Ear? :)

It's handy having a handy husband. Recently, he built me a saltwater etch machine, complete with LED light. :) A fine tipped paint pen provides a...
Components: 24 g. copper sheet, 18 g brass sheet. SS earwire.


Mystic Blue

Still working with my disk cutter, and trying to produce for two back to back shows in November. Although...I'm having trouble letting this one go....
Components: Mystic Blue Feldspath, Copper sheet, Brass wire, Wild Horse Jasper, one teeny Swarovski flat back.


Bricks in Bloom

I've been using alot of the Czech glass in my work lately. It's a nice change up for me from gemstones but still has the unique patterns and colors...
Components: Czech Rose Picasso 10mm Squares Czech Opaque Rose/Gold Topaz 6mm Squares Size 11/0 seed beads


Altered Garden

I had this Vintaj brass disk in my stash for quite a while. It was actually part of a necklace that didn't sell last year. I've altered it a bit,...
Components: Vintage Cabashon, Vintaj DragonFly brass pendant.


Luna Rings

Happy happy, joy joy...got my disk cutter in the mail this week. This is the first project!
Components: Copper & brass circles. Silver wire.


Giza Blue

Leftovers from a comission piece. I love leftovers! For some reason I'm getting an *egypt-y vibe* from this.
Components: Thin copper tubes, copper tri spacers, iridescent black pinch beads.


Antique Pink

This pendant has been in my stash for over two years. It's ceramic, and had some chips, where the glaze had worn off. I decided to see what would...
Components: czech glass ovals, small copper tubes, antique copper balls & LB's copper chain.


Czech Sticks

Picked up these interesting czech glass beads on our vacation a few years back to Door Co, WI. Paired them with 4" oversized copper headpins,...
Components: Czech Glass beads, Copper Head Pins.


The Guilded One

Etta James, white sangria and a heat index of 115.
Components: 14g Brass wire.


Turquoise Tassels

Special order requested by my niece who is 15. Total length 4-1/4".
Components: 11/o Opaque Turquoise, Bead caps.


Pendant 1 & 2

New design - trying to ad dimension to my swirlys. :)
Components: Reclaimed copper pattern sheet, gold wire, LB's copper balls.


Autumn Brights

Something a bit different from my usual -actually inspired by cleaning out my spice drawer!
Components: Mookaite, jade, Gray Agate, viking knit.


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