Color Theory Course

Color Me Chromatically Challenged

Ever since college, I’ve been a fan of black. No, I never went through a Goth stage, and no, I’m not chronically mopey or depressed. I’m just a bit color-challenged, and I learned early on that black goes with everything and requires very little color coordination. I do have a few favorites on the color…


Steampunk-esque Necklace

This weekend I completed a steampunk-esque necklace that I was making for my sister. The main part of the chain is kumihimo (Japanese braiding) with some antique copper beads. The endcaps for this section are made from vintage watch keys. This is contected by brass chain to a focal made from a lock plate (reproduction…


Blue Diamond

This pair of earrings uses 3mm cubes, seed beads, &  a light blue peacock pearl. The pattern came from a bracelet by Barbara Falkowitz in Beadwork OctNov 2011.