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My Little Ponies


About this design:

Well, I've been in a design slump(among other things), but Deb and Angela's Ocean Love entries gave me some inspiration. Thanks, ladies!

Components:

Vintaj brass blanks and patinas, copper seahorse charms, crackle glass flat discs, brass earwires and wire.

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    These are just to wonderful for words Susie! Love your design, colors and the little seahorses. Just so adorable! :-D

  2. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Ooooh I love these! Your patina colors and application is spot on! I love how you used the swirl embossing plate with this. Lovely!

  3. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oh they are so pretty! You are so good with the patina!

  4. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    These are gorgeous!

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh how beautiful! The patina is perfect with the Seahorses,and the blue crackle beads are so lovely.
    Oh,great photography,too. ;)

  6. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Cute!

  7. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thanks Deb, Wanda, Nancy and Nancy, and Angela!

    The swirls represent the action of the waves, and the crackle glass is the sea foam. Some of my coworkers say they have found seahorses amongst the reeds when thay were out fishing on the flats. Amazing!

  8. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Wonderful! Love how these turned! Hope making these got you out of your slump. :)

  9. Nafri aka Nanci
    Nafri aka Nanci says:

    These earrings are wonderful. Love everything about them. It looks like you drove your slump to the dump and threw away the key. Here’s to moving forward!

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    Ann-a706 says:

    Rich in color, you may be out of your slump. I know how they can be. You always do good work.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    I believe these brought you out of the slump! They are lovely, and look like they would go with Peggy’s seashells piece!

  12. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Definitely no design slump here, Susie ! These are so lovely and not too complicated – - great job !

  13. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Susie, your slump has officially ended!! :) These are fabulous!!! I love the components, the patina work and the title!! ;)

  14. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Everything is RIGHT about these!

  15. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    So beautiful, Susan :)

  16. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Thank you everyone! Your comments truly make my day, as always!

  17. KSD
    KSD says:

    Beautiful. I love seahorses.

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    Grandma Rae says:

    Very cute! I love the color scheme.

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