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The Joy of Color

About this design:

The joy of color was actually a poster I had framed of a painting by Wassily Kandinsky...it hung above my mantel...until it was replaced by an original by my father that won the Brevard art show. I promise this is my last post for awhile!

Components:

Gaea bird, Colorful Agates, orange seeds, blue farfalle and brass chain...and brass toggle.

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  1. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    This one really sings to me! Love the bold happy colors!

  2. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    The birdie looks so joyful with all the bold colors. I love Kandinsky’s paintings also. I love your bracelet.
    And congratulations to your dad!
    And don’t stop posting.

  3. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Jane, awesome bracelet! I love the agate tube beads. Don’t stop posting- you are an inspiration to all of us!

  4. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    This is a happy bracelet. Bright. Cool colorful stones. And I love the bird. Why not keep posting? We are enjoying your work.

  5. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Bright and joyful! The bird adds a wonderful spring time touch.

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    Melody F says:

    Keep posting! I love to see your creations. Your joyful bracelet here is a joy to see. In the first photo the bird is upside down and I thought it was a dolphin. They are joyful creatures. But birds are good symbols too.

  7. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    I think the addition of the bird was a great choice with the bold colorful beads. His neutral tone is a great transition to the multi-strand section. Love how you matched the flower buds to the tubes too. Your pieces do brighten our days, and we all enjoy seeing the creative mind at work. We’d love to see your father’s piece–how awesome he won the art show!

  8. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Thanks for all your encouraging comments. I had originally wanted a blue lampworked bird for the colorful Agates. I think I’ll still get it for the rest of the beads…and do something different. Here is a pic of my Dad’s painting…he won the award back in the 90′s I believe.

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  9. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    How beautiful his picture is! I can imagine sitting at a cafe table, enjoying the view & lovely day–it’s almost like you’re right there peering out. Thanks so much for taking a picture of it and posting. :)

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    Melody F says:

    So art runs in your family! Lovely painting.

  11. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    Amazing painting by your dad, Jane! All those shadows … and please keep posting pics of your beautiful creations!

  12. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Gorgeous painting sweetjane. I can see why he won.

  13. kye
    kye says:

    What a fun colorful bracelet! I thought the sweet bird was a dolphin at first too. Your dad’s painting is awesome. Talented family.

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