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Blue Peas Anyone?


About this design:

I made this piece per a custom order request for a trade with a woman in PA who made displays. I love working with metal and shaping/hammering/torching it into submission!

Components:

copper sheet metal (heat-treated), faceted glass beads, balled copper wire, copper chain/clasp

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  1. Leigh D
    Leigh D says:

    This is too cool!!! I love this concept! Growing up my mom referred to me and my sisters as “3 peas in a pod”1 :-)

  2. jessbell
    jessbell says:

    Thank you, Leigh D! I love that your mom called you all that. It’s endearing. :) I love metal and love to play with it.

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    K H says:

    Very cute! :)

  4. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    This is so pretty, love it!

  5. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    How cool is this?! Metalworking sounds like fun ;)

  6. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Oooh, Looks like fun too!

  7. Jeanne o
    Jeanne o says:

    really nice, your metalwork is great. Love the blue and copper.

  8. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    This is just great! I love the shape and the colors in this! Fabulous job!

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Very clever. Love the metal work and the design, too.

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    So pretty.

  11. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    What fun metal work! Very clever!

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Very cool!
    I love how custom work stretches our creativity!

  13. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    This is fabulous, Jessbell!!! I love your clever design, color combo, originality, the name….. :D

    Do you have a website? Your pieces are amazing!!!

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    RubberT aka Plucky Chick says:

    This is incredible!!! How long did it take you to make the pea pod?

  15. jessbell
    jessbell says:

    Wow! Thank you all so very much. I am working on my website, but at this time, I’m trying to get ready for a week long show in 3 weeks, so I will let you all know within that time when I have a few things on there. For now, most of the pieces have to go to the show. :( I appreciate all of you, you are all wonderful!

  16. jessbell
    jessbell says:

    Oh, sorry. This piece took me approximately 2 hours or so. I do it all by hand (filing, etc.), so it takes me a little longer. It is definitely a labor of love. :)

  17. celestialdesigns
    celestialdesigns says:

    Very nice! I love working with copper sheet too. I love the blue with the copper…nicely done.

  18. Celticcrossing
    Celticcrossing says:

    I love this piece. The blue gems just glow inside the pea pod! You did amazing work here♥

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