Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Birthday Present for my Son.


This Black Onyx Cabochon Pharoah Ring was made for my son. The stone measures to be 25x18 nice and big.  
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Friday, May 27, 2011

Beautiful Hand Sculpted Cabochon Rings

I've been having a ball creating these beautiful rings. I just love the look and feel of them. This Black Onyx Cabochon is a 18x13mm Oval. In the ring I used Gold and Silver plated wires. 
This ring will fit a ladies size 8.





This is a 16x12 mm Turquoise Oval Cabochon. I used Silver plated wires.
This ring will fit a ladies finger size 9.



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Thursday, May 19, 2011

Oval Amethyst Ring


First I would like to say;  I am really getting the hang of making these rings. This one is really nice! The setting is 14x10 v bottom. Nice and big. It will fit a size 7 1/2. Ive added a little back ground on amethyst stones bellow. I will be listing this in my shop soon so keep your eyes open. If you would like to purchace it, email me. brendainflorida
February birthstone Amethyst - Myths, History and Facts
Amethyst History/Lore
According to Greek mythology, Amethyst was a young virgin who became the object of wrath of the Greek God Dionysus after he became intoxicated with red wine. When Amethyst cried out to Goddess Diana for help, she immediately turned the girl into a white, shimmering stone (quartz). When Dionysus realized what had happened and felt remorse for his actions, his tears dripped into his goblet of red wine. The goblet overturned, and the red wine spilled all over the white rock, saturating it until it became the purple quartz that is now known as Amethyst.

Birthstone Properties
Amethyst is purple quartz, and is a meditative and calming stone. It works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace. Amethyst is also beneficial when dealing with legal problems and money issues, which can lead to prosperity and abundance. Emotionally, amethyst can help heal personal losses and grief. Amethyst has a gently sedative energy that promotes peacefulness, happiness, and contentment. It also brings emotional stability and inner strength, and can enhance flexibility and cooperation. Amethyst can help get rid of addictions (alcohol, drugs, smoking, etc.) and compulsive behaviors of all kinds.
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Monday, May 9, 2011

Ladies Watch Bracelet

Upcycled watch face. I scupted a bracelet for it.
It isn't completely finished because I am not satisfied with my work. Being it was my first attempt with this scupture, I think it turned out great.


I would like to thank Annie and James for donating their old Jewelry.


 
This is how it latches.
 Below you will see that I figured out what it was missing.
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Blue Saphire Prong Ring


This one turned out really nice. The blue saphire gem stone measures 10x10mm and the ring is a size 7 1/2.
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