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    wellsdalakaJulie on “River Stones”:
    “This looks so peaceful and lovely, with all the elements in perfect balance.…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “River Stones”:
    “The stones are gorgeous whatever name they go by! I like your choice of smokey quartz…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Circles with a Sharpie”:
    “Thank you LRC! I am anxious to try out your instructions. They are…” read »

  • Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick on “River Stones”:
    “Yes, I believe it is the same stone, just a different name.…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Circles with a Sharpie”:
    “Well rats! I goofed setting this whole thing up. That's what happens when you…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “River Stones”:
    “Love the soft muted colors! It looks like the pendant and the Wild Horse Jasper…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Wow! This is wonderful. Love these necklaces and tiger eye is a favourite of…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Fall?”:
    “I too love the bracelets you keep coming up with - you definitely have a wonderful…” read »

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    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “I love the soft muted colours - so serene and relaxing. Beautiful design!…” read »

  • Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom on “I took a Class”:
    “Amazing! Can't believe this is your first time weaving! I am very impressed!…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Fall Tones”:
    “I love this colour mixture and the design is so appealing - very nice.…” read »

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    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Ooooh - this is so cool and I love it all especially the turtles. :) …” read »

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    C Ferguson aka Annie on “River Stones”:
    “This is gorgeous - love the stones - love the design. Fantastic!…” read »

  • dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Beautiful Gail! I agree the turtles are such a cute addition.…” read »

  • C Ferguson aka Annie
    C Ferguson aka Annie on “Gifted”:
    “Thank you - still lots of wood beads left to play with.…” read »

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    C Ferguson aka Annie on “I took a Class”:
    “Thanks ladies. It was fun, but intense. Kept repeating the mantra: single up…” read »

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    puppychick labratbecky on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Gorgeous stone combo! And what a cute 'lil furry critter!…” read »

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    Medieval Momma on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Gorgeous!…” read »

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    puppychick labratbecky on “Fall?”:
    “Yummy components and beads! I love your style and aesthetic!!!!!!!…” read »

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    puppychick labratbecky on “I took a Class”:
    “Love the weaving! Must have been a blast! :) …” read »

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    puppychick labratbecky on “Turtle Beach”:
    “IMHO more is more! I love it either way but I am partial to extra details…” read »

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    sweetjane on “Fall?”:
    “Thanks to everyone for their lovely comments! This was certainly fun to make!…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Gifted”:
    “* would look GREAT with *…” read »

  • Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma on “Gifted”:
    “I love it! Very earthy and ethnic. It would look with a off-white flowing sun dress…” read »

  • Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick on “Turtle Beach”:
    “Glad to know I'm not the only one who fiddles. Great design. Love the soft…” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “Gifted”:
    “I like it too. Definitely has an ethnic vibe. Love wood, love all the components,…” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “I took a Class”:
    “Wire weaving? You're a "greenie?" I'd say you are well on your way to being…” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Fantastic color, excellent design. Love it! :) …” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “Key boards and computers are not trustworthy..... they are electronic devices with minds of their own. Now…” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “Fall?”:
    “Ditto to all of the above comments. This is a great way to welcome fall...just…” read »

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    Little Round Chick on “Tiger Eye”:
    “Thanks for all of the compliments everyone. The tiger eye is one of my favorites.…” read »

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    Mahala RockChick on “Here Comes The Sun”:
    “It's funny because when I type my son's name it always changes it to "sidenote" or…” read »

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    Mahala RockChick on “Fall Tones”:
    “Thank You ladies!…” read »

  • Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings on “Tiger Eye”:
    “I love copper and you really are the master.…” read »

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    Harmony on Strings on “Gifted”:
    “Very,very nice.…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “I took a Class”:
    “Wow! I agree with Donna, this piece looks very complicated but you certainly did fantastic with…” read »

  • G Layne AKA Gail
    G Layne AKA Gail on “Gifted”:
    “Oooooo! Wonderful tribal design!! Love the African clay beads and the wood spacers really set them…” read »

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    S Katoll on “Gifted”:
    “I've never seen such interesting wooden beads, and you've really highlighted them here. The African clay…” read »

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    kye on “Fall?”:
    “You make the neatest bracelets. Wonderful work!…” read »

  • Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy on “Fall?”:
    “Very, very pretty. So talented.…” read »

Winter pics


About this design:

I was working on several pieces this weekend, but I didn't finish anything. Thought I'd share some winter pics instead. (There are more on my blog if you're interested. See my profile.)

Components:

Lots of cold and snow!

Additional Images:



Read the comments (or add your own)

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    K H says:

    Winter looks so much prettier in Finland than in St. Louis!!!! :) It’s a whopping 15* here right now. I have been stuck in the house most of the weekend with no inspiration to get anything done! :(

  2. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love your components. :D

  3. Arja A
    Arja A says:

    Nice pictures!

  4. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Oh my! What is all that white stuff?? ;)

  5. Harmony on Strings
    Harmony on Strings says:

    Now THIS is white stuff, and that is a six foot fence it is against

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  6. Dora H
    Dora H says:

    beautiful….burr…

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    Judith Ann Boyer says:

    HOLY SNOW!!! I THOUGHT WE HAD ALOT HERE IN NORTHERN MICHIGAN….:)

  8. Queen Ann Designs
    Queen Ann Designs says:

    These pictures are the reason I like snow, but not when you have 3+ feet of snow on the ground and the snow days at school are adding up and making for a longer school year. But I love your pictures!!!!

  9. The Dud
    The Dud says:

    Dare I even tell you that it was in the mid 70s in Southern California today!

  10. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    Wow, your pics are stunning!! SLS

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    The snow pictures are wonderful Gunilla, and Harmony on Strings. This just serves to remind me of why I moved to Florida. It took me several years to drive past someones drive lane and not think to myself, “Boy I wouldn’t want to have to shovel or snow blow that quarter mile out in winter”. LOL

  12. Steph
    Steph says:

    They are awsome now you could make cards and send them to people.

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    Vampire Chickie Ravin says:

    Oh! So beautiful!!

  14. ChickyD aka Debra
    ChickyD aka Debra says:

    Gorgeous snow pictures, Gunilla! No snow here in Central Texas…just the cold. Again, such lovely photos!

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    K H says:

    Define “cold” Chicky D – last night it went below zero in St. Louis – fortunatly today it warmed up a bit, and at the moment it is still 20*. They say that it will be warmer and raining by the end of the week. The only good thing about the cold snap is that the ground is frozen, so the baby doggies aren’t tracking in mud.

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Mr Murphy cat doesn’t understand the cold. He sits sometimes all day on the screen porch. I am letting him out when he yowls every so often in the day but not very long Maine Coone cats are a cold hardy breed but he has always been inside.
    I started this comment to tell you I used to breed doxy’s and they lived inside we started with mom and dad and kept 1 from 2 litters. Oh boy do I miss puppy breath. It is better than children because mommy dog has the worries to an extent. LOL

  17. Elaine aka Belly Chick
    Elaine aka Belly Chick says:

    Beautiful post-card perfect pictures!! :-D

  18. Gunilla B
    Gunilla B says:

    Thanks everyone! It was “only” about -13*C when I took these pictures and we probably don’t have more than maybe 50 cm (about 2 feet) of snow, but it’s quite a lot for the South of Finland.

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Beautiful Beautiful pictures. Love your blog.

  20. Sali Jo GemsChica Chick
    Sali Jo GemsChica Chick says:

    Gunilla your snow pix look like what I saw in MinneSOTA this past month. Beautiful! BUT COLD!!! When it is 0 degrees….what is that???? 0 degrees????????????? oh well…It got to -18 at night…but we went out when it was 6 and it seemed ok if you had enough clothes on…..when we got back to the Atlanta airport we had to wait outside in an open area for our ground transportation…it was prob 40 something and that was the coldest I had been in a month of 0′s!!! It is all in the humidity. Anyway….lovely fotos.

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