Thursday, 23 June 2011


I've been watching a lot of Discovery Channel this week! There was a really interesting programme about excavations in Egypt, and it got me thinking................. out came the bead stash, and here we are - five little stacker bracelets with faceted carnelian, turquoise, aragonite, faceted smoky quartz, amethyst and bali sterling silver.

Tuesday, 14 June 2011


Left to right - Effetre grey rolled in frit and encased; clear glass dipped in frit, wound and encased; periwinkle blue rolled in frit and superheated; silver brown with reduced frit, and superheated frit on periwinkle, swirled and encased.

A beach-inspired mix of greyish greens and blues with raku.

Sunday, 12 June 2011

Rose Garden

Left to right - clear glass rolled in frit, wound and encased: Effetre pink, rolled in frit; Effetre cool green rolled in frit, with swirled floral pattern.

A soft and feminine blend of pinks, lavender and green.