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Designs by Robin nursechick

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Best sellers 1st show

These kind of bracelets were my best sellers this year. Earrings second, stack necklaces ( I made a bunch of them). This is my observation- people...
Components: Lots of Czech beads


Folk Art bird

This is a Suzieqbeads folk art bird. She’s so adorable and the colors are so perfect for fall!
Components: I used this beautiful pendant from Suzieqbeads. Copper findings. 6/0 orange seed beads, Czech glass lucerna beads and coin beads. A great variegated orange yarn bead, a copper leaf charm and I made multiple small charms for the transition point of the necklace.


Elizabeth bracelet

I’ve posted another Elizabeth bracelet that was similar, but had pacific opal Swarovski bicones . This bracelet is with AB2x bicones. The second...
Components: Platinum Swarovski 4 mm pearls, turquoise AB 2x Swarovski crystal bicones. Antique bronze toho 11/0's. True 2 seed beads Second picture is Czech glass 4mm cream pearls with gold wash and Crystal Vitrail green 4mm czech Fire Polish beads. Antique bronze toho 11/0's. True 2 seed beads. Both have a beautiful box clasp.


Sing a song of sixpence…

I remember when I bought this blackbird, that nursery rhyme came to mind. Needless to say I love birds in jewelry. It will go in the show next...
Components: I used ruby zoisite tiny heishi beads and then those other beads - I have no idea what they are, but I love the colors. The 2 big leaves are glass. A wire nest.


Blue Heron

I saw this beautiful bird pendant and had to have her. I knew she would require wiring instead of bezeling. I haven’t wired in awhile. Anyway,...
Components: Pendant from Brenda Miller. I used 18 g square wire and 18 gauge half round. Handmade chain with Czech beads, pearls, lamp work beads. The clasp is a double curly q square copper.


This the season (almost)!

I’ve been working on some final Christmas pieces. Aren’t these PC pieces awesome? I bought 3 of the pendants. The left side is a matte finish...
Components: PC gnome charms, PC tree scene charms. The pendants are bezeled with 8/0, 11/0’s, 4 mm pearls.


Button Bouquet ideas

There’s no end to the imagination in making these. I’m sure y’all can make these more beautiful than I. Post them if you make some. I think they...
Components: Buttons, buttons, and more buttons. Spools, vintage spools would look great, something for the base. Something to wrap the spool in or paint it. Whatever you want to decorate your spool. Wire- lots of wire! E6000 glue.


For Future Beaders

I started making a small area on one of my tables at the craft shows- dedicated for little girls. Mainly to keep them busy so they’re not picking...
Components: Little stretch bracelets with beads, words or butterfly. They mostly like the “I love mom” bracelets. I also made a bunch of button bouquets- some have seed bead or pearl centers. I used copper 18 g for the center of each button strand. Copper and green 22 g wire. Some of them have pearls around the base of the spool.


Miss Jasmine

This is another one of my quirky girls. She looks innocent enough and a beauty, but that smile says look out.
Components: A beautiful cabochon from Brenda Miller. Seed beads in multiple colors. 3 mm pearls in platinum and 4 mm crystal passion bicones in denim. The back is ultra suede and a simple gold chain.


The final drawer find

To recap- these were found in one of my entry hall drawers. I had started cleaning out the drawers and found these. Many years ago, I had attach...
Components: PC pendants. I touched up the paint with alcohol ink and patina. Bezeled them and made necklaces. I gotta say, Noel is my favorite of the 4!


Christmas already?

I know…. Christmas already? It’s still 100 in Houston! However….I do have a good reason. I have a show the last week of September. It did sneak...
Components: This is a beautiful custom-made polymer clay pendant by an Etsy artist at thecolorofdreams. I love the trees. Bezeled with 8/0’s, 11/0, 4 mm Czech glass pearls, fire polish 3 mm beads and crystal AB bicones. Simple silver- plated chain


Something dainty for Cotillion

My granddaughter, Izzy, has been invited to join the local cotillion. It’s quite an honor. She has to go to etiquette classes and 2 formal dances....
Components: I used memory wire, Swarovski pearls, Czech glass 4 mm firepolish beads and Czech glass drops in crystal AB and matte white. A butterfly focal.


2 more stash finds

These are 2 more of the polymer clay cabochons I found in a drawer. I’m working on one more. I’m so happy I found these.
Components: Beautiful cabochons and lots of seed beads, lacy stiff stuff, ultra suede for the back, 6 lb fireline and pretty chains.


Cowgirl up!

I saw these beautiful western style beads and fell in love! I love anything turquoise!
Components: Turquoise chips, Czech glass rondells, earring beads and pearls with gold wash. The last of this chain that has worked so well with many of my pieces.


Which one?

Ok guys - here they are side by side, the one on the left has a beaded chain I made with the aqua terra beads and Czech glass beads.
Components: Aqua terra jasper and Czech glass beaded chain


Stash find/ How sweet

I was cleaning out drawers/ I hate doing that! But I came across these beautiful polymer clay pendants that are at least 15 years old. I had...
Components: Polymer Clay pendant by an Etsy artist. I used lacy stiff stuff, soft suede for the back, crystal fireline 6 lb. Lots of seed beads (TOHO)Czech glass druksl. Beaded chain( can’t remember where I go that-I think it was at Bling on etsy


Penelope

Penelope is one of my new quirky girls. She reminded me of Penelope on criminal minds. She’s a cutie!
Components: Cabochon bezeled with 11/0's 15/0 and 8/0 seed beads. I had a hard time seeing the 15/0’s. 4 mm Swarovski black AB bicones. A little bouquet of flowers and a sweet silver plated 16 inch chain with 4 inch extension


The lighthouse

Love this song, so I asked Suzieqbeads for this custom order. It’s beautiful! How we need that lighthouse in this world !
Components: Pendant by Suzieqbeads, mixed bead chain- I’m contemplating changing the chain and make my own with more blue in it- what do y’all think? I put my idea of a second chain- I can’t make up my mind


The sky is falling

Going down our country road , I often see chickens along the side of the road. I’d love to have chickens! I use to read this book to my grandkids!
Components: The cutest lampwork chicken ever. And a little egg below her nest. I used LB’s shell heishi and ) mm Czech beads . A little bird lobster claw closure.


Hibiscus flowers

Again nature is my inspiration- these earrings in no way compare to the beautiful hibiscus flowers. But they were fun to paint
Components: First I painted these with red alcohol ink. I didn’t like that so I used patina paint. This is more what I was achieving to get.


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