How to Create Earrings Using the Art of Pyrography
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How to Create Earrings Using the Art of Pyrography

The art of pyrography has been around for a long time and the process of using a heated metal pen to burn images into wood. Tracing the skill of woodburning throughout history, you’ll note that artists through various regions in this world have used this skill to express their creativity not only on wood but also leather, tagua nut, and gourds. And just like the art has evolved so have the tools you use to create a variety of effects just by changing out the tips and even the heat temperature. I started woodburning in 2005 with a solid heated pen you can purchase at your local craft store but quickly upgraded to a temperature-controlled tool for more control. And with the different tips now available you…

Item of the Month: Wood Flame Pyrography Earrings
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Item of the Month: Wood Flame Pyrography Earrings

About a year ago I bought 500 tree slices in different sizes and about a week ago I was inspired to create wearable art. One of the first creations I made is these wood flame pyrography earrings. The small tree slices that measure about .5 inches are perfect for earrings – drill a hole, add a jump ring and an ear wire and voila we are ourselves a pair of earrings. With this pair, I outlined the flames, added some color, and then mod podge before spraying them with polyurethane.

Item of the Month: Green Glass Bead Wrap Bracelet
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Item of the Month: Green Glass Bead Wrap Bracelet

This Green Glass Bead Wrap Bracelet represents life and renewal. This bracelet will allow you to remind yourself to live in the moment but it’s also a reminder that any renewal is a good thing!  And nothing says renewal like the colors of spring where the days become longer and the weather gets warmer – and I don’t know about you but I am ready to see the green instead of the white of snow. Sometimes I just look at the beads and find inspiration from the beads themselves and in my mind, the design formulates and then it’s just a matter of putting it all together. For me, life and renewal represent the many time we reinvent ourselves to always be our best self….

Item of the Month: Rose Quartz Choker with Drop Pendant
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Item of the Month: Rose Quartz Choker with Drop Pendant

Check out our Rose Quartz Choker with Drop Pendant, a handmade piece from my hands to your loved one’s neck. And with valentines day just around the corner, nothing says I love you like this Rose Quartz Choker. This Choker will give you a different kind of look with a t-shirt and a pair of jeans and some flats making your everyday wear look a bit more dressy while running errands or daily wear at work giving you that standout look. Inspired to add a bit of something-something to your wardrobe, giving your outfit the perfect touch and express your own sense of style any day of the week, this necklace was created using Rose Quartz beads mixed with golden beads and white pearls. The choker…