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Artifact Bracelet

About this design:

I found some marvelous beads that have Picasso finish overlaid on cane glass segments so that they look like something very old, discovered in desert sands.

No, I haven't closed off the second loop, b/c I'm thinking of replacing the copper heishe with some that are more rustic.... but I couldn't wait to share it with you!


Glass beads, African Turquoise, Red Jasper, copper heishe, memory wire.

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  1. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    I love those beads you found also! Very earthy and nice design. *S*

  2. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    Very cool beads!

  3. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Those are cool!

  4. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Just love the colors in this! The red jasper really pop! Gorgeous!

  5. Laud
    Laud says:

    Wow! Love red/green when it isn’t Christmasy. This is gorgeous.

  6. A Little Pizzaz aka Judy
    A Little Pizzaz aka Judy says:

    Definitely looks like an antique bracelet from hundreds of years ago – beautiful!

  7. BeadlingatMonsterPajamas
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  8. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Great beads and design.

  9. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Nice design!

  10. Asia
    Asia says:

    The beads are gorgeous and I like how you repeated elements :D

  11. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Agree with all the above. Very earth and so interesting. I found myself staring for quite a while . ;)

  12. deleted
    deleted says:

    Peaceful and perfect!

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