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Bronze Lilies

About this design:

Bronze Lilies were born of a trip to the garden store. Lilies now come in a wide range of colors. Why not Bronze Lilies? The dancing pearls, the leaves and the lilies are all within the same tone range. Inside the Lilies, look close and you will see Oregon Sunstone, mined in Oregon (John Day area) Attention Rock Hounds...these are found on the surface or just below.


Vintaj leaf, Vintaj Bronze patina,LB. Bronze dancing pearls, lilies, bead cap and sunstone...finds from shows.

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    Gorgeous piece!

  2. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Love the colors in this and the fullness. Great piece!

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Great work with patina, just like Wanda I like the fullness :D

  4. Granny Nancy
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  5. nutz4beadz
    nutz4beadz says:

    WOW!!! Love it.

  6. Laud
    Laud says:

    Marvelous. Great job!

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    Anusia says:

    Royalty is in this color, very pretty.

  8. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    Thank you all so much. The rare Oregon Sunstone briolettes make this piece special for me. Canby, OR has a gem and mineral show free to the public every Labor Day and I try to make it over because the vendors carry a nice supply of Oregon Gems. They mine off the land, have it cut and then have it at this show. I’m always amazed at range of color from this clear, pale yellow to rich transparent green and red. And the schiller effect; this is Oregon’s State gemstone for a reason, it carries the sunshine 24/7.

  9. Malia B
    Malia B says:

    I love this! It’s so beautiful!!!! It’s just gorgeous :) )

  10. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fabulous! I love sunstones, love Oregon, need to clear a Labor day yo get there! :)

  11. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wow! The color is gorgeous, the design is excellent and the sunstones add a special touch. :)

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