There was a strand of beads that I actually adore nestled in between that prolonged ago buy.
Strand of Vintage Czech Glass Mottled Twist Brown Beads
I considered I would test to make a established out of ceramic clay. The tag offers a small clue on how they may well be created. ( see text less than picture higher than)
I experimented with rolling out some round beads and twisting them but that didn’t work. Then I received the notion that if they were initial designed into a 3-d disk bead that possibly that might perform. That seemed to be the response but the twist was more difficult that I experienced believed. I place my fingers on the glass Czech bead to get an plan of how to I would have to twist them. It was really uncomfortable as the fingers on every single hand would have to go in the opposite route. I persevered and the first set of beads I designed is in the picture under.
Due to the fact I did not choose into account that my clay shrinks 12% throughout the drying and firing process, mine are fairly lesser than the unique strand but I am content to use them in some of my freeform peyote sew work. I have a bracelet I am functioning on that they would go properly with.
I also created some in blue and white to see how they would look.
If I make extra of the blue and white beads I believe I will skip the white portion and just have them in blue.
But the initially set of beads– I am just ridiculous about the shade and have been trying it on other parts as properly.
Little stoneware pendant by Mary Harding
I was rather satisfied with how the higher than pendant arrived out and astonished how the hues experienced morphed for the duration of the glaze firing.
So I attempted it again on a bigger piece and was more than satisfied with the outcome
Assertion dimension pendant by Mary Harding making an attempt out what i uncovered from the more compact one particular.
Statement dimension pendant by Mary Harding a variation on the a single above
For me what is effective when I am building is to abide by my passion on on the other hand circuitous a route it will take me. In the end it will convey me immediately to my heart and soul.
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