Heirloom Design
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BUY QUALITY – BUY ONCE – LOVE FOREVER What is Heirloom Design? It is to design a product where the whole lifetime of the piece is considered. Taking into account the following: High quality Longevity Slow consumption Repairable Upgrade-able Pass … Read More

Whimsical Rain Cloud Decor
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    My latest weather inspired design is the mighty ‘Storm Cloud Suncatcher‘.  This piece is inspired by beautiful black skies and torrential rain. I may be the only one out there to have a passion for rain, as I … Read More

Autumn Market 2018
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Coming up this Friday 26 October 2018 at 7pm, the ‘Autumn Online Market Night‘ over on Facebook. Hosted by the folks at Handcrafted Uniquely Community, join a variety of British artists who have all created one of a kind artworks … Read More

Autumn Lead Times
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The Gift of Handmade Copper Wire Work Crafts It is that time of year again. Here are my autumn lead times for 2018. When buying gifts or presents the icon shown by the product cost will show you whether the … Read More

Nordic Star Decoration
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My Nordic Star Decoration This festive hanging decoration follows the symmetrical geometric shapes of the ‘Nordic Star’. With a familiar Scandi-inspired design, this contemporary ornament loves sunny windows and winter gardens. Hand-made with copper wire work and Czech glass beads … Read More

Icicle Suncatchers
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These sparkly crystal icicles make a festive addition to your home. Whether to celebrate yule or Christmas, they love a sunny window and fir trees. They are adorned with semi-precious gemstones, seaglass, crystal and glass beads. With a blue, aqua, white and clear colour palette, the perfect combination to symbolise ice and winter. They are large in size between 6-6.5 inches with gorgeous oversized beads that shimmer and sparkle.

 

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Gemstone Rain Cloud Decoration
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A sparkling hanging ornament with pretty blue lace agate raindrops. Inspired by gentle summer rainfall, when the sun shines through each droplet reflecting shimmering watery tones. This copper wire work design is kinetic with droplets that hang from the cloud frame and gently swing with movement.

 

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Butterfly Pendant Tutorial
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** THIS TUTORIAL IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN MY ETSY STORE, PLEASE CLICK HERE **

 

Learn to make this copper wire butterfly pendant and/or hanging decoration using wire wrapping and a variety of semi-precious gemstone beads. This improver level craft project is easy to use, and will guide you through the complete making process. Every step is described and photographed from the preparation of the copper wire, through to the final varnish. Follow the steps to learn wire-wrap jewellery at home.

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British Blackbird Ornament
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One of Britain’s favourite birds is the blackbird, a chirpy chap found in our gardens and woodland. He is hand-made with patina copper wire work and agate beads. This design is end of season stock and the last one available in this style.

 

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Seven Seas Showcase
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  This Thursday evening, the 26 July at 8pm, you will find me and a variety of British artists and designers in the ‘Seven Seas’ showcase. Featuring an array of oceanic, beach and nautical themed designs, from hand-made jewellery to … Read More

Gifts for Bridesmaids
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I have often been commissioned to make a range of gifts for bridesmaids, from matching keepsake jewellery to matching customised bookmarks, there are plenty of ideas to consider. My latest wedding project was to make a range of little love … Read More

Wildlife Suncatcher WIPs
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My favourite British species of wildlife One of the largest most intricate pieces I have made to date is this wildlife suncatcher.  Hand-made using only copper wire wrapping, adorned with semi-precious gemstones and Czech glass beads.  A labour of love … Read More