by THEjeweller (by Giulia). (Transylvania, Romania) This ring was made of silver plated wire wrapped around an uncut black agate. No additional findings were used in handcrafting this ring but raw materials (wire and the semiprecious stone). This ring was made in Romania. Giulia (THEjeweller) http://www.thejeweller-by-giulia.blogspot.com/ THEjeweller on … [Read more...] about ABSTRACT NO.2
Gallery of handmade jewelry creations.
by Delia Stone. (Pensacola, FL) My wire work took me today off down a little rabbit hole today. As many of you know I have been studying and experimenting with the idea of wire vessels. It seemed natural to me when I was holding the domed lid for vessel number two in my hand to want to finish it off as a bead. The lid looked like a half of a globe so it was … [Read more...] about A Study of Vessels Leads to Beads
by Kelly Godfrey. (Wilmington, North Carolina USA) A "Shore" Thing . . . is a "work of art" that can be worn casually or formally. This 16" necklace is adjustable to 19", and combines glass blown striped lentil beads with the elegance of clear glass and silver accented bead caps that create a wonderful backdrop for the textured silver shell pendant. You can be … [Read more...] about A Shore Thing
by Charles. (Las Vegas, NV) Being connected to the jewelry business in some form or another for over 40 years, I decided to re-enter the creative end after I have been retired for almost a year. The 3D puffed heart is hand made from artillery brass, by soldering 2 halves together. I then added a brass wave to drop it from and added three small heart … [Read more...] about 3D Puffed Heart Necklace and Earrings
by Paula Hisel. (Nicholasville, KY) Inspired by Bon Jovi's "Diamond Ring" I joined a group called Beaders without Borders and periodically we have a jewelry swap. The theme of our current swap was barefoot sandals. It was inspired by 1980's rock (Bon Jovi in particular). Each sandal has over 90 unique beads that are attached to a silver chain. I also … [Read more...] about 1980’s Inspired Barefoot Sandal
by Paul Mattson. (Reno , Nevada) The Hand Formed beads on this Bracelet are created from Porcelain then glazed. They were then fired overnight at over 1,800 degrees in a Kiln. The colors exploded like a cosmic quasar. Hope you like it! Paul Comments: Beautiful by: Leigh The cosmic colors on the Porcelain beads are fantastic. The … [Read more...] about Forged In Fire
by Paul Mattson. (Reno , Nevada U.S.A.) So, I'm at my day job(on my day off !)attending a color and style conference. It was a good presentation of 2011 colors (Pinks, Purples, Greys, Greens and more - nothing really new . But, on the style portion - a chair flipped across and I loved it ! It was in a Victorian style - trim, somewhat ornate - jewel tone … [Read more...] about A DIFFERENT KIND OF DESIGN