Suncatchers

Gatekeeper Butterfly Suncatcher

£47.00

A decorative copper wire butterfly adorned with semi-precious gemstone and glass beads. Inspired by the British ‘Gatekeeper Butterfly’, a beautiful orange species. This piece of wire art is suitable for hanging in the home as a window decoration or in the garden for year round colour. The colour palette is rich with warm oranges, subtle reds and striking translucent lime green set against the contrasting dappled tones of copper.

 

 

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Description

Variation: Each piece is hand-crafted individually and will vary slightly in appearance. When ordering you will receive a replica of the original design using the same colour palette. Slight differences in the design and beading will occur due to the hand-made nature of copper metalwork. The photographs in the gallery show a number of versions of the design on multiple backgrounds to give the most true to life image.

Beads: Crackle agate, carnelian, orange aventurine, orange agate, peridot.

Metal: Solid copper metal with a patina finish polished to reveal the warm coppery tones beneath. The copper has been sealed with a gloss varnish.

Hang: Metal flex wire.

Approximate Width: 12cm / 4.7 inches.


Agate is a translucent microcrystalline quartz and is related to balancing yin yang in the body, protection, strength, courage, calmness and healing. Agate also helps the eyes, uterus and stomach, pancreas and cleanses the lymph system.

Aventurine a stone that is known for aiding prosperity, wealth, finances and good luck, a stone of opportunity. It also helps aid conflict, anger and arguments. It relates to the heart and thymus gland, from circulation to cardiac issues.

Carnelian is a stone relating to warmth, creativity, expression, helping you find strength, find your voice and be motivated in life. It aids stability and steadfastness. In dealing with conflict it helps remove negativity and gives you the courage to deal with people. In the physical body it relates to fertility.

Peridot is a stone of confidence, clarity, lightness, clear thought and being assertive in life. It also is a stone for relationships, helping to lessen negative emotions such as anger, envy and frustration.