VERY HOT FLOWERS
measures 36x20mm, made on 2mm mandrel
WHITE AS SNOW
measures 36x22mm, made on 2mm mandrel
measures 35x15mm, made on 2mm mandrel
Bead is flat on the back and the flower motif is on this side only. The back shows the Double Helix glass on black, encased with clear glass.
THE GOLDFISH BOWL, hollow bead
measures 27x31mm, 2mm mandrel
there is deeper color in the middle. I think I grabbed the wrong glass.
PERHAPS IT'S A PLUM? - hollow bead
SWEPT BY THE SEA, hollow bead
measures 31x33mm, 2mm mandrel
LOUIE, THE PUFFER-FISH
hollow bead, measures28x38mm, 2mm mandrel
Transparent medium topaz with light blue motifs and orange murrini eyes
Louie was made on a mandrel (running from top to bottom) and when it was completed, I made a hole and 'painted' his lips with carrot-red glass.
9 beads, measuring 13cm (over 5") in length, made on 1.6mm mandrels
Magnolia-style beads with two flower end beads
END OF DECEMBER
a mixture of 14 beads, 4 in light green with white motifs and the rest in amethyst with purple motifs.
Total length: 17.5cm (almost 7")