Thursday, February 25, 2016

Cranes and Flowers Pendant

Cranes and Flowers Pendant

On this pendant a pair of cranes stand between irises and other flowers with a blossoming tree in the background. The pendant is made from polymer clay. The image comes from 19th century Meiji era Japanese decorative art. The pendant measures approximately 1.5" x 1.5" (38mm x 38mm). $8.00.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

1930s Family Photos

Family Photos from the 1930s. See the complete album at flickr.

 My grandmother at Santa Cruz, Ca in the early 1930s.

1930s Photo

 Party at Lake Tahoe.

1930s Photo

 My grandmother liked horses and cowboy stuff.
 

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Sunflower Necklace

Sunflower Necklace

A trio of felt sunflowers forms the centerpiece of this necklace. The flowers are yellow with gold centers that have been hand embroidered with gold thread. The centerpiece is strung on light yellow satin ribbon. The necklace is 40" (102 cm) long from end to end. The ribbon is 1/8" wide. The centerpiece measures approximately 4" x 2" (10cm x 5cm). A very bright and cheerful necklace. $18.00.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Starfish Pendant

Starfish Pendant

A silver pendant covered with gold starfish. The pendant is made from polymer clay. It measures approximately 1.25" x 1.75" (34mm x 45mm). $12.00.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Whale Sketches

Whale Sketches

Another page from my sketch book. Several drawings of humpback whales. Also a flower and an idea for a pendant with a butterfly and flowers.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Sea Turtle Brooch

Sea Turtle Brooch

A green sea turtle brooch. The brooch is made from polymer clay. It measures approximately 2.25" x 2" (57mm x50mm). The brooch has a brass plated pin back. $14.00.