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Budding Branches

About this design:

I embossed these Vintaj blanks with simple branch patterns, and buffed them to highlight the raised parts. Some simple wire wrap bead units finish this "I wish it was Spring!" piece.


Vintaj blanks, Vintaj embossing folders, Czech glass & lampwork beads.

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  1. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Already, honey? Winter has just begun! :) !!!! As always, I love your metalwork and your aesthetic! YUM! but I hope you can enjoy Winter at least a teensy bit!

  2. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Beck- I actually made this to submit to Bead Trends May issue, so that’s really why I was already thinking Spring! We have had some pleasantly comfortable days here in SW OH, and now (snow) is in the forecast. I guess I was spoiled by that, too!

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Spring, am I dreaming, nice work :)

  4. Laud
    Laud says:

    Those embossing are really striking. Did you use a machine for the impressions?

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I really like the “mix & match” embossed blanks linked together. I can SO see your theme. :) Love it even in the winter. ;)

  6. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Thank you everyone! :)

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