Ready Made Gifts 2019
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Last call for my ready-made designs for Christmas gifts. View over the remaining goodies that are ready to be posted out. The next new stock update will be in January 2020! Eek. Give the gift of handmade this Christmas. These … Read More

The Whispering Wild’s Adventure
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Lucy from the Whispering Wild describes herself as “A needle sculptor creating creatures with a tale to tell and a song in their heart.” And indeed she is, as well as being one of the most imaginative and exquisite nature … Read More

Nordic Star Tutorial
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** AVAILABLE IN MY ETSY STORE **  Learn to make this eight pointed geometric star decoration using copper wire, Czech beads and easy to master wire wrapping techniques. This beginner / improver level craft project is easy to use, and will guide you through the complete making process to create this elegant Nordic star.

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Spirit of the Wind Pendant
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This tiny hand-made copper wire pendant features a clear quartz gemstone as the centre feature. Inspired by the wind, nature’s invisible rhythm that scatters fallen leaves across the woodland floor. With a misty translucence and mottled white colour palette set against the warm oxidised copper.

 

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Butterflies in the Making
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This week has been full of butterflies and dragonflies in my studio. There are two new suncatcher designs hot off the work bench with very different colour palettes and levels of detail. The muted design with pastels pinks, soft whites … Read More

August Birthstones
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Beautiful peridot and Chinese jade are the birthstones for August. Peridot has a vibrant lime green translucence quality and is catches sunlight very well. Chinese jade, known as jadeite is my favourite gemstone of all, it has an opaque milky … Read More

Grassy Meadow Pendant
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This tiny hand-made copper pendant features a delicately wire wrapped peridot gemstone set on a dainty rose gold chain. The minimal micro scale design is inspired by warm summer strolls through grassy meadows.

 

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Meet the Maker Char Samm
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About the Artist at My Humourous Quotes   Tell us about yourself, a little from your personal background Hi, I’m Char Samm and I have a shop on Etsy called My Humourous Quotes. I suffer from Cerebral Palsy which affects … Read More

Gemstone Dewdrops
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Inspired by misty morning forest walks where dew droplets cling to the trees. Natural gemstone beads make the perfect dew drop. I use a variety of watery beads in my designs, in particular I am fond of; labradorite, prehnite, rainbow … Read More

Dolphin Suncatcher WIPs
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Inspired by the beautiful dolphin, this design is handmade with lashings of spiralling copper wire work and a soft grey palette of semi-precious gemstone and Czech glass beads. Following his soft contours and gentle character with bold lines and swirling … Read More

Summer Foxgloves
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British foxgloves are the most beautiful wild flower there is. They come into flower late May and are in full bloom in June. Both a poison and a herbal medicine, the foxglove extract is used to help heart problem. If … Read More

Dolphin Suncatcher
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For lovers of marine mammals, this gentle dolphin hanging decoration is adorned with a variety of grey gemstone and glass beads. Handmade with copper wire work with a spiralling pattern following the contours of the dolphin.

 

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