We’re still here, though it’s been quite a while since we turned our minds towards uploading our creative work. For me, it’s because I am a busy mom now and creative time is a rare event. For Vieve it’s because she’s so busy running a coffee business with her partner. She can’t commit right now to posting, but be reassured that she’s still making amazing things.
I, on the other hand, am in the tinkering business at the moment. I was struck with the desire to do some bead work after visiting a gem faire and purchasing some neat beads. I set about dismantling some old jewelry, essentially scavenging parts, to create some of these earrings. A lot of fun, and also hard won. There were times when I only managed to string, literally, one bead before being called away to tend to my little ones.
So, here they are. They are a combo of new and old beads…partially upcycled pieces if you may: