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Long time/no see

About this design:

It’s been a long time since I beaded- but I decided to do the local “winter market” in November, so thought I better get busy. The quirky Christmas girl was a hit last year. So I decided to try her with seed beads instead of wiring. I love the squirrel- he’s so cute! The girl with the cat is peppermint patty. Any ideas on necklaces?


Pendants are touch of glass. Lots of delica’s, Swarovski crystals, fire line, super duos.

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    These are so cute! I could see them on two of three strands of 2 mm or 3mm beads or a combination of the colors you used to bezel them with. I think they would catch the eye and draw it down to the pendant.

  2. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    I just love these eccentric looking ladies. Glad you have brought them back. The squirrel is also a cutie. It’s just so fun to see your designs with these pieces.

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Fantastic Robin. I love all three of them. It’s so cool how you changed the beads on the inner bezels of the girls. And that squirrel is adorable. So glad you’ll be able to do your show this year. Great to “see” you again.

  4. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Quirky, and very attractive pieces! Love the flying squirrel!
    These will be a hit at your show.

  5. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    These are really fun designs Robin. I am attracted to weird . I see these with some bead links made of smallish beads…and chain. I, too have been thinking of some little arts and crafts shows…since things seem to be opening up. I think they’re fun!

  6. Kimberlywilliams60
    Kimberlywilliams60 says:

    These are all so cute !! I honestly can’t pick a favorite ….I used to love the craft shows and winter markets so glad you decided to start doing them again …. I miss going to them so much …..great to ” see ” you again :)

  7. Maggies Mom
    Maggies Mom says:

    Such fine work! Love these all. I admire your skill!

  8. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    What a whimsical little flying squirrel. It is just outright adorable and the faces are so cute and quirky. Love these fun pieces.

  9. Chicky Red-haired Grammy
    Chicky Red-haired Grammy says:

    Darling faces … I would like to purchase the squirrel pendant … where,

  10. kye
    kye says:

    These are all great! That squirrel is so cute. I think they will all be a big hit at the show. The colors of the seed beads and the use of crystals really enhance the focal. I would make a mad dash to your booth to check these out.

  11. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Chicky, the squirrel comes from Brenda Miller with touch of glass. It’s a 2inch matte cabachon

  12. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Robin, such captivating pieces! Your attention to the little details really grabs my attention. I love the cute expression on the little squirrel’s face–precious.

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