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Designs by Shannon J

purple passion

Purple and more purple! and pink and blue and green too!
Components: Dyed Agate Slice, Amethyst, Tanzanite, Tourmaline, Apatite, Peridot, Argentium Silver, Sterling Silver


Fun With Fluorite

While cleaning my bead room the other day I came across these pretty fluorite beads. I have no idea where they came from.. I don't remember buying...
Components: Fluorite, Garnet, Sterling silver beads, Argentium silver


Roger

"roger" the magnesite skull with picture jasper and lemon and smoky quartz, wrapped in copper


Stairway to Heaven

I found a broken white gold (10k )bracelet in my jewelry box the other day and it got me thinking...
Components: Turquoise, Peridot, Citrine, Sterling silver, 10k White gold bracelet links.


Purple Haze

Found this Dyed Agate at walmart and just couldnt pass it up. :)
Components: Dyed purple agate, Crystal Quartz, Amethyst, Freshwater pearls, Sterling Silver


Ruby Flower

This piece is Tiny!! All the beads are 2mm except the ruby briolettes and the opal that make up the flower. The chain is hand wired with 2mm...
Components: Ruby, Rhodonite, Spinel, Opal, Fancy Jasper, Sterling Silver


Aqua drop

Sterling silver with aquamarine :)


Amethyst swirl

Playing with wire again :) Sterling silver and amethyst accented with a little charoite button


"Just For Fun"

These started as a set of free beads and a pic in a mag of these cute earring posts so I just put them together for fun and I loved them so much I...
Components: Sterling Silver, FW Pearls, Apatite, Green Quartz


"In Love With Jade"

This Peace is all about Jade! I made the heart with the jade in it then needed some sparkle! Of Course!
so I added some peridot and lemon quartz...
Components: Canadian Jade, Peridot, Lemon Quartz, Sterling silver


"Salvage Operation"

"Salvage Operation" I made the mistake of trying my first woven bezel with sterling silver and when the wraps were uneven and messy looking I was...
Components: Unknown stone cabochon, Sterling Silver, Amethyst, Peridot, Garnet, Sapphire (orange), Black Spinel, Citrine, Aquamarine, Lapidalite Jasper, White Moonstone, Sterling silver chain and handmade clasp


"Hoo Lives in an Emerald Forest?"

‎"Hoooo Lives In an Emerald Forest?"
Owl is hand carved by local carver Ute. Carved from moose antler. The leaves are emerald and the acorns are...
Components: See above..


Thank You Love

This sweet little bracelet is destined to be a thank you gift for an amazing lady who has helped me to finally get my jewelry making studio organized!
Components: Freshwater Pearls, Phosphosiderite, Ruby, Garnet, Black Spinel, Rose Quartz, Sterling silver "threader" earrings, Sterling Handmade Clasp


Soothing Water

Necklace and earrings to match the bracelet I posted earlier :)
Components: Silver Quartz, Freshwater Pearls, Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Sterling Silver


Softly Summer

another bracelet for the collection :)
Components: Kyanite, Rose Quartz, Iolite, Chrysoprase, Amethyst, Peridot, Sterling Silver


Soothing Water

Another fun bracelet with plenty of colour and movement!
Components: Silver Cat's eye, Silver Quartz, Freshwater Pearls, Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Sterling Silver.


Gone Fishing

This is my first attempt at something for the guys.. this was an incredibly difficult challenge for me because none of the men I know actually...
Components: British Columbia Jade, Jet, Blackstone, Sterling Silver


Summer Breeze

Just wanted some fun new pieces for a show that I am doing this month. And I love anything sparkly and gemmy!
Components: Labradorite, Apatite, Citrine, Carnelian, Peach Moonstone, Peridot, Lemon Quartz, Garnet, Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Sterling Silver


Song of the Gypsy Queen

Love the Dangles.. this piece started with more dangles but they werent working ..i took them off and VOILA! perfect balance!
Components: Gypsy Ring pendant from Lima, Emerald, chysoprase, Dumortierite, copper chain


Purpledress

I bought this pretty floor length dress at Walmart. It originally had only 1 strand of cheap looking plastic beads and not much support to hold up...
Components: Purple Walmart Dress, Blackstone diamonds, Carved Crystal Quartz, silver base metal spacers


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