Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Stained Glass Dragonfly Suncatcher

Stained Glass Dragonfly Suncatcher
The body of this dragonfly is crafted from cobalt blue iridescent glass. The wings are made from textured blue/green glass. The top wings lay over the bottom wings to give it dimension. This suncatcher is assembled with lead came and solder. This piece features a lead crystal prism hanging from the bottom.

 

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Stained Glass Pendant

Stained Glass Pendant
This pendant is made with white glass that has an iridescent finish on one side, so the color looks different depending on the angle it's viewed from. I embellished this piece with an oxidized silver filigree medallion, an oxidized sterling silver plated stamping, and a 7mm vintage pink glass fire opal. This pendant is made with lead-free solder and came.

 

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Hammered Copper Pendant

Hammered Copper Pendant
I made this pendant out of 6 gauge solid copper wire that I hand bent, hammered, and heated with a torch to change the surface to different colors. I added a clear enamel coating over the copper to preserve the colors. This piece is embellished with fuchsia colored Czech glass flowers, olivine vitral Czech glass leaves, sterling silver plated bead caps, and wire scroll work. I assembled this pendant with lead-free solder.


 

 

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Crystal Prism Kitty Suncatcher

Prism Kitty Suncatcher
This prism cat suncatcher is crafted from a 20mm clear lead crystal octagon prism and a 38mm clear teardrop prism. I used amber glass eyes on this piece. This suncatcher is assembled with lead came and solder.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Cat Eye Choker

Bobcat Eye Choker
This necklace features a big hand painted amber 18mm glass bobcat eye cabochon mounted on oxidized brass stampings. Great for all you Cat Lovers out there.



Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Cat Eye Choker Necklace

Cat Eye Choker Necklace
This bold cat eye choker is not for the timid. This necklace features a big hand painted 18mm blue glass cat's eye cabochon mounted on oxidized sterling silver plated stampings.


Thursday, September 8, 2011

Stained Glass Suncatcher with Vintage Glass

Stained Glass Suncatcher
 This suncatcher is made with vintage Topaz colored glass pears, vintage Olivine glass pears, topaz colored glass cabochons, and a lead crystal prism. I assembled this suncatcher with lead came and solder.

This piece measures 6" long, by 4 5/8" wide.

 

Cat's Eye Choker

Cat's Eye Choker
This bold cat's eye necklace is not for the timid. This necklace features a big 18mm green glass cat's eye cabochon mounted on oxidized sterling silver plated stampings.

This necklace measures 16 inches long. The pendant part of the necklace measures
1 1/2" from top to bottom, by 2 3/16" wide.


Saturday, July 9, 2011

Screen Door or Window Frog Suncatcher



This frog suncatcher is crafted from a turquoise glass nugget that has white swirled through it. The eyes are made from black glass beads. I have soldered a 3/8" long post on the back of the frog and this slides through your screen door, or window, and fastens with a bullet clutch on the back of the screen.

The frog measures 1 7/8" long, by 2 1/8" wide.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Stained Glass and Copper Country Garden Suncatcher

This suncatcher, or wall decor, is crafted from a hammered copper ring that I have heated with a torch to change the surface to all different colors. I sprayed a clear coating over the copper to preserve the colors. I used purple waterglass for the flower, amethyst faceted glass jewels for the flower buds, Czech glass olivine vitral leaves, different shades of green glass gems, and lead-free came for the picket fence. This piece was assembled with lead came and solder.

This suncatcher, or wall decor measures 4 7/8" in diameter and hangs from suede lace.

Stained Glass and Copper Country Garden Suncatcher










Thursday, March 31, 2011

Floral Suncatcher made from Vintage Glass

This suncatcher is made with vintage Montana blue glass pears, vintage olivine glass pears, frosted blue glass nuggets, and a lead crystal prism. I assembled this suncatcher with lead came and solder.

This piece measures 6" long, by 3 3/4" wide.

Beveled Glass Heart Suncatcher

This beveled heart suncatcher is embellished with vintage amber glass pears, olivine glass pears, and an amber faceted glass jewel. I assembled this suncatcher with lead came and solder.

This piece measures 5 3/8" long, (not including the length of the chain), by 4" wide.





Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Printable Coupons

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RedPlum.com
CouponNetwork.com
ShortCuts.com
PGEsaver.com

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Stained Glass Screen Door Frog Suncatcher




This frog suncatcher is crafted from a green glass nugget and black glass beads. I have soldered a 3/8" long post on the back of the frog and this slides through your screen door, or window, and fastens with a bullet clutch on the back of the screen.

The frog measures 1 5/8" long, by 1 7/8" wide, and comes mounted on a card as shown in my pictures.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Stained Glass Filigree Celtic Cross Pendant Necklace




I made this Celtic Cross stained glass pendant from Lt. Gray glass that has an iridescent finish on one side, so the color will change depending on the angle it's viewed from. When you look at it from the front it looks gray. I've embellished this piece with antiqued sterling silver plated filigree. I used lead-free solder and came to assemble this pendant.

This pendant measures 2 1/8" long from the top of the bail to the bottom of the pendant, and it measures 1 1/4" wide. The pendant will come with the 18" chain shown in the pictures.

Stained Glass and Copper Spider's Web Suncatcher






I made this suncatcher from 1/8" solid copper wire that I have hammered and left uncoated so it will darken with age. I added light blue, dark blue and turquoise frosted glass nuggets, faceted glass beads in blue, turquoise and clear iridescent, and a frosted turquoise spider. This piece hangs from turquoise ribbon. I assembled this piece with lead came and solder.

The suncatcher measured from the top of the copper ring to the bottom of the spider is 9 1/2" long, and it measures 4 3/4" wide.

Available in my Shop: http://www.etsy.com/listing/69778584/stained-glass-and-copper-spiders-web

Friday, February 25, 2011

Bold Medieval Celtic Cat's Eye Necklace






This bold Medieval style necklace is not for the timid. This necklace features a big 18mm light sapphire blue glass cat's eye cabochon, antiqued silver filigree and stampings.

This necklace measures 16 inches long. The pendant part of the necklace measures 1 1/2 inches from top to bottom and 2 3/16" wide.

Available in my Etsy Shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/JewelryByJas