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Bismuth crystal 1 and 2


About this design:

These are my almost famous wire wrapped Bismuth crystals, the 1st is in gold filled wire and the 2nd is sterling.. Every time I take some of these to a show I sell them, I usually only make 1 or 2 for shows, because of the cost of precious metal. The crystals are so cool, they are geometric shapes and have colors of the rainbow.. I buy my crystals from my sister, they are gem dealers.

Components:

Bismuth crystals, sterling silver and gold filled.

Additional Images:



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  1. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Here are some more photos.

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  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    These are famously gorgeous!!

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    K H says:

    Wow. this crystal is about the coolest thing I have ever seen!!!! I love what you did with it!!!! KH

  4. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    Fantastic! I would love to have one of those. They are beautiful and so unique!

  5. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:
  6. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    These are beautiful Lynn I really love the bottom one although they are all fabulous!!!

  7. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    These are wonderful Lynn! I would love one of those :-) they are gorgeous!

  8. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Wow! Just stunning!

  9. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Wow! Gorgeous! I love both of them. The wire wrapping is exquisite. Lucky you to have a sister who is a gem dealer. : )

  10. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Lynn, these are breathtaking! :D

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    STUNNING!

  12. Science Chick Runs Sibes
    Science Chick Runs Sibes says:

    Everyone else as used up the adjectives! But, they bear repeating for both the bismuth and your wirework. Gorgeous…exquisite…stunning…beautiful…lovely.
    I can see why they sell out at every show.

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    K H says:

    I went and looked up some information on Bismuth crystals. You can make them at home on the kitchen stove out of the same stuff that they use to make Pepto Pinkstuff. Whoda Thunkit!!!!

  14. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    oooh, I’ll have to look that up! Better living through chemistry…

  15. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    oops, hist submit too soon, meant to add a picture.

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  16. Jewelry by Shannon
    Jewelry by Shannon says:

    I just love these crystals and Lynn’s wirework … stunning combo! Thanks for sharing!! SLS

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    These are incredible, Lynn! Those crystals are gorgeous and your wire work is perfection! I’ll bet you have to be first in line at a show to get one of these beauties! :D

  18. Mahala RockChick
    Mahala RockChick says:

    very cool! does your sis have a website?

  19. C Strecker
    C Strecker says:

    Your PMC work is incredible. Are you PMC certified?

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