InspirationFX: Baby Blue and Earrings

Baby Blue and Earrings Designed by: Dwyn Tomlinson The soft pinks and blues of the Powder Blue Impression Jasper strike me as very soothing and pretty. I went to town and make a whole suite of items from this lovely stone. (Check out previous weeks for more Inspirations) My first thought was to combine gold-plated metal findings and beads with the Powder Blue Impression Jasper, but I found I did not care for the look. The bright copper metal beads and finding – that was another story, however! The combination is gorgeous! The pinky tones of the bright copper perfectly …

InspirationFX: Big Blue

Get your creative juices flowing ~~~ Big Blue Designed by: Dwyn Tomlinson The soft pinks and blues of the Powder Blue Impression Jasper strike me as very soothing and pretty. I went to town and make a whole suite of items from this lovely stone. (Look below for a sneak peak) My first thought was to combine gold-plated metal findings and beads with the Powder Blue Impression Jasper, but I found I did not care for the look. The bright copper metal beads and finding – that was another story, however! The combination is gorgeous! The pinky tones of the …

Merry Beading to all and to all a Good night!

T’was just before Christmas, and the malls were all hopping. Not a beader was beading, they were all madly shopping. Oh, the beads and the tools were all lined up with care, in the hopes that spare moments soon would be there. The kids were distracted, farmed out with their Gran, it was now the last minute – and a do-or-die plan. Just a few left to go, it’s a workable list. I’m checking it twice so that no one is missed. There’s relatives coming; I’ve baking to do; and wrapping and boxing and cleaning and Whew! We all love …