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Designs by Luv2bead - Little Chick

New Earrings

Some earrings I made yesterday at 12:30 am! :)
Components: metal, Czech glass

More Copper Pendants

More pendants with hammering and such. The first pendant's hammering was actually a mistake turned good!! :)
Components: sheet metal, hammer

Freeform Pendant

I sawed out this copper shape yesterday, hammered, and punched some holes. Then I wasn't sure what I would do with it. Last night I had to go to...
Components: Natural Pink Agate, freshwater pearls, swarovski crystals, sheet metal, + my tired brain!

Chandelier Earrings

pretty chandelier earrings! :)
Components: wire, beads, chain

Chandelier Earrings

Wire-wrapped earrings (sorry...I'm in a hurry to get to work). The results from my Subscribe for a Chance to Win contest are posted on my blog....
Components: wire, chain, beads

My First Tutorial!

I just finished it!!! :D
Components: tutorial

Cobblestone Path

I have been lacking in my creativity for naming things lately :( Any ideas????

I'm now a teacher on Check out my profile...
Components: copper


more copper and changed the requirement from 50 subscribers to 30!!!! Need 8 more!...
Components: copper


I bet you're surprised?!!! I have to buy some more copper chain from LB, I'm OUT!
Components: copper metal, crystal (from LB)

New Designs

Do you think the gold spirals on the silver earrings look too yellow?
Components: sheet metal


These earrings were hand cut, hammered (only the copper), domed, and oxidized (only the copper)!
Components: sheet metal, swarovski crystals

Mixing Metals

I made some earrings yesterday with copper and silver. I blogged about them (they're so special ;) ) today....
Components: sheet metal, amazonite (from LB)


Another of my metalsmithing experiments was SAWING! And went much better than the oxidizing. ;) I even oxidized some of the pieces I sawed...and...
Components: sheet metal

Wire-Wrapped Copper Earrings

I had an interesting oxidizing experience today!!! You can read about it on my blog post titled "Oxidizing"...
Components: copper metal, purple line agate (from LB)

Copper Pieces

I cut and punched these
Components: copper

Copper Earrings II

No holes this time Lynn! ;)

HAND cut, hammered, textured, and (you won't believe it) assembled!!!

I'm now posting pictures of my latest...
Components: sheet metal, hammer, other tools

Copper Earrings w/ Holes ;)

Original name huh? LOL I just stated the obvious!

I purchased expensive supplies to start working w/ sheet metal, stamping, doming, texturing,...
Components: copper sheet metal, Czech glass, and expensive tools! ;)

Floral Fantasy

I now have a Flickr account:

Oh and just got LB's e-mail today and it said that the Easter...
Components: lucite flowers, swarovski crystals, brass accents

Brass & Silver Sequence

Chain necklace incorporating LB's Brass chain. Available for sale in my Artfire shop:...
Components: Chain, bead caps, Czech glass

Aqua Spiral Earrings

I'm in the mood for spirals, wire-wrapping, and earrings right now! These are for sale in my artfire shop:
Components: Wire, Glass bead