Beaded Cabochon Necklace 1

Beaded Cabochon Necklace 1

Name Beaded Cabochon Necklace 1 Description While in Quartzsite I picked up several pieces that I thought would make a good base for beaded cabochons.  This fused-glass one is the first one I have completed,  I love the vibrant colours.  I left the back of the cabochon exposed so that the glass could catch the light from time to time.  A coordinated bead chain was created for this piece. Size Approximately 23″ or 58 cm plus 3 in or 7 cm...

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Bead Necklace 3 – Netted Beading

Bead Necklace 3 – Netted Beading

Name Bead Necklace 3 – Netted Beads Description While surfing the net one fine August day, I spotted a Bead-Along challenge on the Bead Daily website and loved the pattern they had chosen for the challenge.  Sorting through my stash I found some chips that provided a very textured surface in the finished piece.  Many of the other participants chose to use more ‘sparkly’ or traditional beads but I decided to stay with my...

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Bead Bracelet 7

Bead Bracelet 7

Name Bead Bracelet 7 Description This is one of a series of bracelets that I created while at North Ranch, the Arizona Escapees Park near Congress. The gals there were very much a part of my entry into the world of beading. Each was based on a ‘beginner’ pattern provided to me, and then embellished or reworked to make it more ‘my own’. I’m not known for being a great ‘pattern follower’! This group of...

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