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Calla Lily Earrings
For sale: www.etsy.com/listing/644898479…


Sterling silver calla lily flowers wrap around blue-flash rainbow moonstones in these delicate gemstone earrings. The wire wrapped flowers dangle from fancy square ear wires, artfully curved into geometric shapes and stamped 925.

Earrings measure a total of 37mm (just shy of 1.5 inches).


Check out my Etsy shop, GothicGlitter, to see my latest metal clay carvings, customizable sterling rings, and unique vintage finds.
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Sardinian Coral Filigree Pendant
For sale: www.etsy.com/listing/619153086…


Intricate curls and leaves swirl around a Oxblood Coral in this handmade Sterling silver pendant. The brick red gemstone measures 14x6mm and is held in place by six fancy fleur-de-lis prongs. It is strong resinated reconstructed Sardinian coral, cut into a long rectangle - the perfect accent for this Victorian / Art Nouveau style pendant.

I crafted the body of the pendant out of 999 pure fine silver metal clay with 925 Sterling bezel and bail. Pendant measures a total of 1.25 x 0.75 inches (57x18mm) and comes on a 20 inch long, 2mm wide rhodium-plated Sterling silver chain.


Check out my Etsy shop, GothicGlitter, to see my latest metal clay carvings, customizable sterling rings, and unique vintage finds.
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Witch's Cauldron Pendant
For sale: www.etsy.com/listing/631763406…


This tiny Sterling cauldron is bubbling with clusters of Grape Agate (AKA Botryoidal Chalcedony). The little natural gemstone is medium purple in color and looks like the froth of a witch's potion!

I handcrafted the tiny cauldron from 999 pure Fine Silver metal clay and wire and gave it an antique finish for a the look of a well-used pot. The back features a stylized mini cauldron with steam curls. It hangs from a blackened diamond-cut rolo chain, the perfect finishing touch for this little cauldron.

Pendant measures 24x19mm (1 x 3/4 inches).


Check out my Etsy shop, GothicGlitter, to see my latest metal clay carvings, customizable sterling rings, and unique vintage finds.
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Labradorite Coffin Bangle
For Sale: www.etsy.com/listing/603543200…


I carved the Victorian-style box setting for this Sterling silver Gothic bangle from 999 pure silver metal clay and set it with a rainbow Labradorite. The handmade bezel has a pattern of circles and points along the side, reminiscent of a wrought iron fence. A crescent moon etching and 999 purity mark adorn the back.

The labradorite is dark green-gray with black striations and a unique yellow-purple flash when light rolls over the surface. It looks a little more orange-purple in indoor light, a little more green-yellow in sunlight. The colors remind me of a beautiful autumn sunset.

The stone setting measures 35mm (just over 1.25 inches) from loop to loop and the 925 Sterling bangle measures a thick 3.2mm round.

More info and photos are available in its Etsy listing.



Check out my Etsy shop, GothicGlitter, to see my latest metal clay carvings, customizable sterling rings, and unique vintage finds.
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Work in Progress of Sterling Renaissance Pendant
For Sale: www.etsy.com/listing/551379970…


The left (white) is a work-in-progress shot of my Sterling Renaissance Pendant, made with Art Clay Silver. Here, it just came out of the kiln and has that lovely soft white powder look pure silver gets after firing. The right (black) is after polishing, oxidizing with Liver of Sulfur, and setting the stones.

The body of this pendant is 999 pure silver with a 925 Sterling fancy gallery bezel and Sterling chains. The checker cut oval and briolette are natural purple amethyst.

Pendant measures 43x36mm and comes on a 2.3mm wide rouble rolo chain.



Check out my Etsy shop, GothicGlitter, to see my latest metal clay carvings, customizable sterling rings, and unique vintage finds.
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Two weeks ago my water heater burst. Water, which is drawn to books and electronics, naturally found its way to my office and started building a pond colony in the carpet.

Thankfully, I was able to rescue my computer and precious books before serious damage was done. However, full eradication of the pond took about a week - which made for an interesting experience of running my Etsy shop out of an upside-down pile of stacked desks on an iPad with a filing cabinet over my head. Completing orders was made doubly complicated by remembering exactly where everything was in the now empty office and searching for its new home amongst the piles of stacked chairs and book forts.

Unfortunately, all this adventure prevented me from making new pieces or editing new photos.

But now I'm back! My glorious office is now as dry as California, freshly painted, and restocked with all my jewelry goodies. Regular updates should resume in the next few days.

In the meantime, you can see all my current work and view my vintage stock on Etsy: www.etsy.com/shop/gothicglitte…

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daeien Featured By Owner 2 days ago
Happy Birthday! :D (Big Grin) Party Have your cake and eat it too Party :D (Big Grin)
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Gweyeni Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Professional Artisan Crafter
AirborneThank you! 
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daeien Featured By Owner 1 day ago
^_^
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Helldoggolem Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2015
Happy inspiring B-DAy!!! :)
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Gweyeni Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2015  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you!
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JKL-Designs Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Student Artisan Crafter
Your work has been featured here :
Feature Friday : Jewellery :rose:
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Gweyeni Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks so much!
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JKL-Designs Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Student Artisan Crafter
You're most welcome. Love your stuff. Keep up the good work!
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Helldoggolem Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2014
Happy B-DAy!!! :)
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Gweyeni Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks!
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