Bead Embroidered Neckpiece With Eye-Pendant

My first piece of bead-embroidered jewellery is now complete. With a few minor changes, in that I chose not to use the original clasp that I had been working on, photographed for my previous postĀ ‘Eye Eye!’on the making of this elaborate neck-piece. Instead I fashioned a hook and eye clasp made from .8mm Sterling SilverContinue reading “Bead Embroidered Neckpiece With Eye-Pendant”

Fossil-stone Medal Brooch

One of a kind brooch inspired by WW1 medals and the notion that ‘love conquers all’, specifically based on the colours of the ‘Mons Star’. This piece also expresses my fascination and strong personal connection with European history at that time. This is also a very contemporary piece, in line with the recent military fashionContinue reading “Fossil-stone Medal Brooch”

Eye Eye!

What began as a fanciful idea in my head to create my first piece of bead embroidery has become a two month-long project so far in creating an entire neck-piece. I discovered the art of bead embroidery at theĀ beginning of this year, and was so smitten with the idea that I began dreaming up designsContinue reading “Eye Eye!”

The new love in my life: Bead Embroidered Jewellery

For some time now I have trying to work out a way of combining my passion for producing fine art with my love of making jewellery, not able to dedicate time to both pursuits to a satisfactory point due to general life commitments. Then just a couple of months ago I came across a pieceContinue reading “The new love in my life: Bead Embroidered Jewellery”