Monthly Archives: December 2012

Seventh Day of Christmas

Today is New Year’s Eve! I get to have fun in the desert and open my seventh present from the handmade gift exchange of components, beads, and pendants. This one even has the day on the box! The package is … Continue reading

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Sixth Day of Christmas

On the sixth day of the handmade beads, pendants, and component exchange I received this item from Kristi Bowman of Kristi Bowman Design. It is a large circular component made from, I think, CopprClay and is solid copper with beautiful … Continue reading

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Fifth Day of Christmas

Today is December 29 and I get to open my fifth present in the handmade┬ábead/pendant/component exchange. These cool beads are, I believe, Fimo and were made by Kathleen Lange Klik of Modern Nature Studio. Their patina makes them look just … Continue reading

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Fourth present received in the handmade gift exchange

Today is the fourth day of the handmade gift exchange. This lovely necklace is made by Pam Ferrari of Ferrari Originals. It is a necklace with a ceramic pendant on hand-dyed ribbon. I especially love the copper clasp and the … Continue reading

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Day Three of the Handmade Component/bead/pendant Swap

Today is December 27. I am enjoying relaxing in Thousand Palms Canyon and I get to open package number three. It is a lovely bead lampworked by Donna Millard of Donna Millard Art Glass. It has a beautifully done metal … Continue reading

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Day Two of the Handmade Gift Exchange

Today is December 26th. We are heading for the desert and I get to open my second gift of the handmade exchange. This pendant was made by Marcy Lamberson of Studio Marcy. The pendant is a large wire-wrapped lampwork bead … Continue reading

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First Day of Christmas

Today is December 25 and I get to open gift number one in a gift exchange hosted by Lorelei Eurto. Gift one is from Lorelei! It is a set of 10 tin bead caps with a lovely blue on off-white … Continue reading

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