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Copper Play Date

About this design:

Three different copper treatments. One embossed and LOS patina. One textured with a texturing hammer, then LOS. The last one, embossed, then hit with a torch flame for some gorgeous sunset colors.


copper sheet metal, brass embossing plates, sterling and copper wire, turquoise, New Jade, Czech glass

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  1. BeadlingatMonsterPajamas
    BeadlingatMonsterPajamas says:

    They’re all gorgeous, but I love orange, so the last pair is my favorite

  2. Asia
    Asia says:

    Absolutely adore the first pair :D

  3. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    They’re all gorgeous! The first pair has a Renaissance feel to them that I just adore, though! Beautiful work!

  4. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    All wonderful!

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

    they are wonderful – all of them – but the top pair is my fav – love the design and color!

  6. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    These are all so fabulous, but I think the last one is my favorite! The colors you created in the copper in the last pair is just so gorgeous, and the beads you chose to go with are perfect!

  7. AllureofGemsGlamJulia
    AllureofGemsGlamJulia says:

    Beautiful, beautiful :)

  8. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    All are great! I love the first pair..very original!

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    I always look forward to seeing your next designs…these are fabulous! Love the colors, textures and metalwork!

  10. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Fabulous results – - it would be too hard for me to pick a favorite pair ! They are each beautiful in a different way – - -

  11. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    I love them all! At first glance I thought the first pair had been etched. I really like the whole design and colors in that pair. :)

  12. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Thanks so much! All the little, extra steps are worth the effort, when the results are so pleasing.

  13. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    I love these earrings, especially the folded one. They are so pretty.

  14. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    Oh yes. I agree about the last ones with the copper,and little red beads. Beautiful work on all of these,but those are very special. Stunning colors!!

  15. Laud
    Laud says:

    I love the first pair best–great work on all of them!

  16. Blooming Ideas
    Blooming Ideas says:

    Wonderfully designed! Each pair turned out beautifully!

  17. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fabulous–all of them!!

  18. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    Fabulous is right, as always!! I would have a very difficult time choosing the one I want.

  19. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Wow! I can’t choose a favorite either. They’re all fabulous!
    What gauge sheet do you use?

  20. A Rozmin
    A Rozmin says:

    Just fabulous!

  21. Chicky Zee aka Alice
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    These are all adorable ! My favorite is the first one!

  22. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Thanks again for your kind comments. So glad to know you like these earrings.
    If you do LOVE earrings, then check out Earrings Everyday blog tomorrow for their new monthly challenge reveal …We’re All Ears Inspiration Challenge.
    It should be fabulous!

  23. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    These are really wonderful. The first pair is my favorites but I would happily have all of these in my jewelry box.

  24. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    love them all but the first pair is my fav :)

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    pearlsandme aka Monica says:

    Incredibly beautiful!

  26. Warped Wire Studio
    Warped Wire Studio says:

    Beautiful– all of them!

  27. KSD
    KSD says:

    This is great, I wish I knew how to do that!!!

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