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The Difficulty of Small Spaces

About this design:

Working on my skill with asymmetrical designs in the latest Boot Camp over at Love My Art Jewelry blog site. I'm so much better with necklaces! Earrings are very difficult for me and I think it's because there is so little space and every bead and millimeter of space needs to be used wisely or the design doesn't work. I reworked these earrings so many times and this is what pleased me in the end.
If you'd like to work on your design skills with me, go over and check out their posts on the last few Mondays. Great info and helps.


Handmade copper component, seed beads and turquoise feather charm

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  1. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Adorable! I think you did pretty good on this challenge!

  2. Sonja J
    Sonja J says:

    They turned out beautifully! I love the textures, and the feather just takes the cake! I’ll definitely check out the site, it sounds interesting! =^___^=

  3. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    always love non-identical twins ! These are just great and I love the color as well as the balance – - -

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

    Love the copper and the color combo; unique earrings!

  5. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    I’m crazy about the upside down but balanced look. I think these are so unique and you’ll get lots of comments and complements.

  6. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Lovely! I think you achieved perfect balance! My eye likes it, too. :)

  7. B Witzel
    B Witzel says:

    Like the different textures you have going on. This is in my fav.s

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    Beadaholic1 says:

    How neat is this?!?!? Love the color combo too!

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    I really like it :D

  10. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    Very nice. I don’t like working in small spaces either since I am all thumbs.

  11. Zippy-Klunk
    Zippy-Klunk says:

    I LOVE to make asymmetrical earrings! I have done it enough now that I find it hard to make the regular matching pairs . . . Think of it this way, when you “mis-match” a pair of earrings you have twice the space to work with compared to regular earrings!!! I LOVE these earrings! Play and have fun . . . .

  12. JC Hamm
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  13. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    These are wonderful and I usually despise mismatched earrings! There is something about the balance here that really pleases the eye. Fantastic job!

  14. Warped Wire Studio
    Warped Wire Studio says:

    I like these and would wear them often!

  15. Jmc
    Jmc says:

    So cool. :)

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