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Copper with Rutilated Quartz

About this design:

Experimenting with my abilities and love Rutilated Quartz and Copper :)4 and 1/2 "

long and 2 and 1/2" wide, heavier then previous one... Bended, hammered, bended wrapped... ;)


Solid Copper wire, Rutilated Quartz

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    JC Hamm says:

    Oh my I do love this.Your abilities are just fine. ( or should I say fantastic)I really want to work with copper.Do you have a special studio that you have set up to work in? How did you get started? I’m going to try and find looking for someone that teaches. :)

  2. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank you, thank you! No, I have only painting studio ( in a way): I paint in my sun room :) but I have an big easel there and a table for my paints and brushes, etc. …

    I hammer in the garage or on the deck… My husband promised to make a space for me but it never came to fruition… I am a self taught “pounder”, so to speak ;) ;) I do have the basic tools I need and I will get some more if needed.

    I buy heavy wire in Home Depot though and the lighter ones in the bead boutique , Michaels, Jo-Ann Fabric and such…

  3. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    You ad doing very well! Love this!

  4. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    *are, duh.

  5. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Hmmmm..I think it like this even more than the Sunstone pendant. Not because of the stones,but I love the S shape. How did you get the wrapped loops under the other wire?
    (My head hurts) ;D

  6. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Another beautiful piece, Julia!!

  7. Asia
    Asia says:

    This one is beautiful too :)

  8. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You dear chickies, very much!
    Nancy, I put them on the same wire and continue wrapping :)

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  10. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Thank You, Alice! :)

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