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Little Green

About this design:

Hi everyone. I know I"ve been gone for a long time. I lost my mom in June and just didn't have the heart to get back to designing. But I am slowly returning to it (perhaps not with the same passion but still....) and have made a few pieces. So I thought I'd start to share them again. Forgive the Iphone pic -- hope to get back to the studio again sometime soon to do some nicer photos.


Foiled glass, faceted hematite, nubby silver-tone spacers.

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  1. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Susan, I am so very sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. I know the two of you were very close. Please accept my condolences and know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

    I lost my mother in October 2009 and am still struggling to get my creative spirit back.

    This is a lovely necklace — I could tell it was one of yours just by looking at the photo!

  2. grama rose aka stormy
    grama rose aka stormy says:

    Sorry to here of your loss and have missed you glad you are able to retrn Lb Helped me Last year after my mom passes It is still hard But She would want you to go on!!!! Hugs Deb

  3. The Dud
    The Dud says:

    Susan, I’m so sorry about your mom. I know the holidays can be especially hard (I lost my dad on Thanksgiving day 2008), but it sounds like you have a wonderful, supportive family to help you through these rough times. My thoughts are with you this holiday season.

  4. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Susan, so sorry about your mother. I’ve missed seeing your lovely designs on the Gallery. Sending thoughts of comfort your way.

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    Dora H says:

    so sorry Susan, I lost mine in in April..It has taken me some time to back in grove also. My sympithy goes out to you…

  6. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    So sorry to hear about your mother. We just passed the 1 year anniversary of my mothers death. Seems like the wound hasn’t healed yet. Her death actually got me into beading. Thoughts are with you and your family during the holidays.

  7. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    I am very sorry and sad to hear about your loss. It is always hard to find the right words to comfort your heart. But be sure that my thoughts and prayers are with you. And remember that memories keep the one you loved close to you and always in your heart.

  8. amkcreations aka Amanda
    amkcreations aka Amanda says:

    Sorry for your loss. Will have you in my prayers. Lovely design here.

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Susan sorry to hear about your loss. My prayer and thoughts are with you. Missed you and your lovely designs . Hugs!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Lovely design!

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    Deb D Grammy Chick says:

    Oh, Susan, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. It’s been many years since I lost mine (I was 23 when she passed), but she is still in my thoughts and in my heart. May you be comforted in knowing that she will always be with you and a part of your life. My thought and prayers are with you, and I hope you are able to draw strength from all of us here at LB.
    I love this design of yours…it’s very beautiful. The foiled glass and hematite are lovely together!

  12. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Deb, you are so right — I feel that if someone is still in your heart and your memories, his/her spirit still lives on with us.

  13. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is beautiful!!! sorry about your mom, I know that can be hard, just remember all the good time you had together, that will go forever!!

  14. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    I’m sorry to hear about your loss – but I am so glad to see you here again – glad nothing has happened to YOU! Hugs & Hot Chocolate.

  15. Happy Chick aka Harriet
    Happy Chick aka Harriet says:

    Susan, I am sorry to learn of your loss. I’ve been there too. I can tell you that time helps to dull the pain some, but it is very hard at the holidays, and birthdays. I will add a prayer for you tonight.
    Btw. I really do like this design. great to see your lovely work again.

  16. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    My condolences, Susan. The loss of ones parents is always difficult to deal with. I lost my mother in 2000 but the memories of her will last a life time.

    Great necklace, love the design. Keep up with your jewelry design. It will help you just as it did me after my husband died.

  17. doktordesigns
    doktordesigns says:

    Such lovely women — and kind thoughts you send. Thank you — and I will try to *stay* back! I have missed this gallery and message board very much. :-)

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