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Quarry


About this design:

This started with the 'quarry' lucite leaf. I wanted to evoke an abandoned, water-filled quarry using with mineral, stone, and watery tones...

Components:

'Quarry' lucite leaf, 'morning dove' & 'blue lily garden' fp rondelles, 4mm 'twilight' fp rounds, 6mm 'slate' shell pearls' 10mm 'luster prairie green' fp rounds, smoke cathedral beads, brass-toned 4mm glass cubes, 3mm ridged brass rounds, 22 & 20ga artistic wire, filigree brass beadcaps, seed beads, accuflex, crimps. Also: obligatory picture of the cat family. Kittens are 2 weeks old today!

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  1. Nafri aka Nanci
    Nafri aka Nanci says:

    Can’t decide which is cuter, the jewelry or the bitty kitties! Do love your set though. Will look great with light or dark clothes. And the spiral on the leaf is a wonderful touch:)

  2. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    Lovely design! I like the subtle asymmetry.
    Kitties are adorable. :)

  3. Science Chick Runs Sibes
    Science Chick Runs Sibes says:

    Love this delicate design…it is so refreshing in the subtle blues. The added spiral on the leaf is a great addition–it makes the pendant!

  4. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    That is a great color!! Nice set.
    Kitties!!!! Such cuties.

  5. Asia
    Asia says:

    Loving the colors and details, Kitties are soooo adorable :D

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    You did a great job balancing all the little details! I think it does have that clear, watery, melancholy look you were going for! Kudos! And we all love the obligatory kitty pic! I am still trying to make a road trip to your house when the kitties are ripe. ;)

  7. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Thanks for all your kind words! I had a lot of fun making this one.

  8. Laud
    Laud says:

    I think the set looks like raindrops. Beautiful delicacy and those sparkling colors are wonderful.

  9. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Great necklace, Eeka, and those kitties are just too cute !

  10. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Beautiful!

  11. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Very pretty set, JC! Love the watery blue color.

  12. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Beautiful! I’m a sucker for watery tones. Cute little punkins, too!

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