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Rustic Forest

About this design:

I just love Limabeads Vintaj Patina, I wanted to make this rustic looking. I made the pendant from bronze clay tried to make rough and rustic when I made it..I am now officially in love with Czechs glass. I cant wait to try the other colors (patina)


Bronze Pendant(Tree of Life) Vintaj copper patina from Lima, Czechs glass from Lima, Aquamarine, jade, yellow topaz, different kinds of agates. Bronze wire and brass chain and findings.

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  1. rootware
    rootware says:

    Love your bronze pendant, your color choices ( yellow and aqua)and all the different textures and sizes of circles. Great job!

  2. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Lynn, is a fabulous design. Just beautiful. Great job!

  3. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    I love this! Great design and colors!

  4. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Very pretty focal.

  5. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Agree! Just a great design. Especially love the little owl bead!

  6. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Really beautiful! I love the pendant you made, and good job with the patinas!

  7. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    Thanks everyone, I am going to make a bracelet to match..

  8. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Beautiful work, Lynn! I haven’t tried bronze clay yet…your pendant is fabulous! I assume you textured it before firing? It looks great from what I can tell.

    Good to see others enjoying those patinas! I can’t wait to see the metalic ones that are coming in September.

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    Janet Miriam says:

    Wow! Love everything about this necklace! The pendant is so awesome, love all the other components, especialluy the owl bead!

  10. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Lynn, you are on a roll. Your work is exquisite. 8O Another masterpiece!

  11. Miannda
    Miannda says:

    Love how all the different beads came together perfectly! Beautiful!

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    Mary - Sweet Chick says:

    Oh Lynn! This is divine! Love the woodsy-ness with the splash of color!

  13. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    Another great piece, Lynn! I’m looking forward to see the bracelet! :-)

  14. Mahala RockChick
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  15. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Oh My Gosh I really love this!! Gorgeous design. Your patina work is awesome!!

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