Azure Dragonfly WIPs

Azure Dragonfly WIPs This sun catcher design is inspired by the ‘Azure’ damselfly, one of the British dragonfly species with bright blue-green metallic colourings, she is a shimmering beauty!  She is adorned with rainbow fluorite, labradorite, table-cut glass and Czech … Read More

Brown Owl Feather WIPs

Inspired by my Feathery Friends Here’s a look into my copper wire work process making an eight-inch tall feather.  From the initial concept sketches, through the layers of wire construction to the finished beaded piece.  The semi-precious gemstone beads are … Read More

Riverside Butterfly Suncatcher WIPS

Riverside Butterfly Suncatcher WIPS Sharing with you my latest wire-wrapping project, this artisan window decoration featuring a riverside butterfly with beautiful curves set inside a square frame. Hand-made with oxidised copper, agate, quartz, carnelian and crystal chip beads.  I love … Read More

Demoiselle Dragonfly WIPS

Demoiselle Dragonfly WIPS The majority of my designs are inspired by British species of wild life, birds and animals. This handmade copper wire work suncatcher design takes inspiration from the azure metallic blue and green colours of the ‘Beautiful Demoiselle … Read More

Forest Lore Suncatcher WIPs

Forest Lore Suncatcher Tutorial Learn to make my earthy forest themed suncatcher.  Follow the design process from the raw copper wire frame work, to the wire wrapping of the beads and the final oxidisation and polish. Ingredients: Raw soft copper wire; … Read More