by JoAnn Graham. Lost wax cast sterling silver earrings. JoAnn Graham JAGcollections JAGcollections on Facebook … [Read more...] about Cast Sterling Silver Earrings
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by Donna Raub. (Iowa) I had this gorgeous enameled leaf brooch I didn't wear anymore, and wanted to incorporate it into a necklace. I also had a package of mixed fiber strings that were in the same color scheme I wanted to create, so I decided to blend the two items together. I wire-wrapped sections of beautiful multicolored green/gold Czech glass beads, … [Read more...] about Autumn Leaf Mixed Media Pendant
by Rebecca Doremus. (Daytona Beach, FL) I was commissioned to make a birthday piece with yellow and green as the only instructions. I had been wanting to try a new technique with polymer clay and Pebeo paints. While it is a long process, I really like how it turned out. Rebecca Doremus Dragonfly Serenade Jewelry Design … [Read more...] about New Jewelry Techniques Bring Surprises
by Michelle. (San Diego) These lapis and sterling earrings started out as an experiment. I made a leaf stamp out of tool steel and wanted to try doing something different with it. I stamped a pattern on sterling silver sheet, then sawed around the outline of the shape and domed it. I did not know what color or shape of stone I would use, so I tried out a … [Read more...] about Lapis Earrings on Stamped Sterling
by Sandy Hirsch. (Reno, Nevada) With the Holidays ahead, the juices to create start flowing. All artists know that and it's relaxing to find that comfortable chair with supplies nearby and give it a go! Many of the pendants I use are fired in our kiln at over 1,800 degrees after hand forming them with porcelain clay. Then I add the rest. I hope you … [Read more...] about Necklaces with Handmade Porcelain Clay Pendants
by Kathy Zee. (Fiddletown, CA) I love making bracelets. I had three strands of the same faceted glass beads in different colors. I used small glass beads for spacers, and silver lead and nickel free beads for accents. I added a few dangles on each one with charms and beads to match. These have lobster clasps that are easy on and off. They will fit 7 1/2 … [Read more...] about Adjustable Bracelets, Different Colors, Same Beads
by Kathy Zee. (Fiddletown, CA) This necklace is simple stringing using Czech glass beads, gold spacers, silver bead caps and oval glass crystals. It's very elegant and can be worn with any outfit. It is 20-21 inches long and has a one inch chain on the back with lobster clasp. The earrings are made with simple techniques using a head pin and simple … [Read more...] about Holiday Necklace and Earrings
by Mickey Moore. (Vermilion, Alberta, Canada) An experimental, non traditional necklace that made use of left over and odd pieces. Mickey Moore MickRocks … [Read more...] about Glass and Stone Necklaces
by Denise Bellinger. (Riverside Ca.) These beautiful raw sapphire drop earrings are classy enough for dress up or a favorite pair of jeans. I loved them so much in silver I had to make them in gold also. I took 20g non tarnish wire after shaping them I hammered the wire. Denise Bellinger My Good Vibes … [Read more...] about Sapphire Drop Earrings
by Daisy. (North Yorkshire, England) I have been purchasing jewellery supplies for about 4 years (lots and lots!) but haven't had the confidence to actually start making anything. This week I finally started. I made a simple stretchy bracelet of Amazonite chips and teeny freshwater pearls with a seahorse charm. I live by the sea and would like my jewellery … [Read more...] about I Finally Started – Made a Bracelet!!
by Lynn. (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) I came by this gorgeous silver base from Turkey by chance and I wanted to use it to make a red necklace. I love when I come across interesting red beads, as they are usually not easy to find. The large center bead is a ceramic bead which I was happy to find. Because of the black stripes, I decided to embellish it with onyx … [Read more...] about Red Boho Gypsy Necklace
by Jan. (NJ) I had silver skulls leftover from a piece I made for my son. So I used those skulls and some other beads to make these cute stretch bracelets. Using different colored skulls as accents and the silver 💀as a focal. Added colored beads to match the color of the skulls I was making. Pretty easy to make. Jan Sweet Wonder Years … [Read more...] about Halloween Bracelets