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I am an artist, I twist wire,string beads, glue stuff & am generally 'artsy'. I have recently started an artist's blog where I will show works as they progress.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Mis-Matched Earring Swap

A few weeks ago I read about a mismatched earring swap Diana -suburban girl studio-Ptaszynski was throwing. After debating  back & forth w/ myself (it's an Art Bead thing) I decided to take the plunge. The uber talented Rebecca Anderson, was my partner.

I think these are brilliant in their simplicity on several levels. The colour scheme of  positive & negative is a deceptively easy mismatch, & then she throws in those wire wrapped pearl dangles. We all know that isn't a quick easy little detail, it takes some time to wrap wire so nicely. Now, about that flower, look closely, that's LEATHER! These wear so well. I debuted them w/ a black & white outfit & I really liked the pop of brightness I got w/ these. "Less is More" really applies here! Thank You so much, Rebecca, these are destined to be a favorite pair of earrings.
                                         So, here's the list of the Mismatched Swappers, enjoy!

   Diana Ptaszynski www.urbangirlstudios.com your hostess
Jayne Capps http://mamasgottodoodle.blogspot.com   <<<< you are here
Charlene Jacka http://clay-space.com
Stephanie Woods www.rainydaydesigns.com
Melissa Trudinger www.beadrecipes.wordpress.com 





            

12 comments:

  1. Phew - glad you like them Jayne! I have pinched your picture as obviously, I forgot to take any shots before sending.....;-)

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  2. Thank you for participating! Those are very cool! I didn't even realize those were leather!

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  3. Wow! Such a fun pair!!! And that too leather!

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  4. Those look so fun and lightweight to wear.

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  5. You had me at the pearl dangles. Beeeeeeooootiful!

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  6. Love them! Took me a minute to realize flowers were leather...so creative and I too love the color combination...very fun!

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  7. what fun earrings! I never even thought of reversing the colours... >.<

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  8. Rebecca made such nifty earrings! The shades of blue with the red is great and play off each other so well. Looking forward to seeing your earrings when they arrive!!

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  9. Very nice! I love the combination of red and blue, and these look like they'd be so fun to wear!

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  10. I love the color combinations, these are so colorful & pretty!

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  11. Oh, I really love these the color contrast is gorgeous.

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Thanks for reading & thank you even more for your comments!