Thursday, October 1, 2015

Work in Progress: Ocean Pendant

Greetings to my fellow beaders after a much too long absence! My work schedule has been scrambled around quite a bit these past few weeks, and it’s has totally derailed all of my other schedules like sleeping, beading, and writing. I’m going to have to work out a new way of planning out my free time, but for now I’ll just have to play a little catch-up.

Green Spiral Pendant in Progress

Although I didn’t have time to write anything special to celebrate the official release of Ancient Worlds Modern Beads today, I have been able to do a smidge of beading here and there. I’m almost finished a new spiral rope pendant featuring one of the carved bone shells that I added to my stash a while back. Originally, I was just going to go with a plain rope, but I found that the combination of colors made the rope look too naked, so I added some fringe beads and magatamas to bulk it up a bit. All that’s left is to construct the various components and then I can move on to something new!

What are you making right now?

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  1. What's that netting project on the back of the beading tray? It looks interesting! I like the green spiral rope a lot too.

    1. That is the remains of a collar that I had to stop working on because I ran out of blue. I've set it aside for now - it's too close to finished to frog it, so I'm hoping I can get the exact same color again!


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