Tuesday, November 06, 2007
I really tried to capture a good blue flash on these beads... but they just weren't playing nice!
More filigree work - soldered square frames with shaped twisted wire wrapped in between, quite a lot of coiling went into these, and as I used very fine gauge (0.2mm) it took a while! I prefer to use as fine as possible on this filigree style as it's less visible.
Blue flashy stones (really, they are!) - faceted labradorite rondelles and faceted moonstone briolettes, with the silver they look quite mystical.
I'm quite enjoying designing these filigree pieces... I get to doodle! :)