Get a FREE GIFT with every order through 12/31... and get inspired with holiday projects and ideas!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

Here's to you, Bev Doolittle


About this design:

I've had this focal for so long I don't even know the name of the stone! But it reminded me of Bev Doolittle's paintings - you know, where you have to look in the aspen forest and see the camoflaged Indians on pintos? Finally had an idea, which also required me to make my own coil beads. I'm happy with the result!

Components:

zebra jasper, Tiger Iron, black tourmaline, antique brass bead caps, Vintaj bead caps, handmade coiled beads



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. No Photo
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely necklace love the focal bead Sue!

  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Lovely piece!

  3. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Beautiful necklace! :D

  4. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Beautiful, and great inspiration.

  5. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    I’m not sure I see the indians Sue but I do see the forrest! Love the wire beads, you go girl! :)

  6. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Is that a spotted armadillo…? :)

    This necklace has lots of great design elements. I’d be happy with the result, too! Enjoy!

  7. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Love this necklace, your great coils, and that fab pendant! I love pictures within pictures! :D

  8. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Thank you, lovely ladies! :D

    My favorite Bev Doolittle is a snow covered aspen forest, and in the middle is a red fox – if I had had a red fox charm, I probably would have glued him in the middle!

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.