Fabricated Sterling and sapphire. Approximately 3/8 inches.
This little pendant is for my granddaughter. It’s not her birthstone, but sapphire is the color of her beautiful eyes. The bail and the three rivets holding it together are 14 karat gold. The rest is Sterling.
Fabricated Sterling and lapis lazuli. Approximately 1 inch.
This is a brushed finish, giving it a bit of patina. I thought it suited this piece well.
The image below shows the articulation. I like to give the pieces movement.
This is the sketch I started with.
Fabricated silver, garnet and aquamarine beads. Approximately 1 1/2 inches.
A derivative of an older design (see the post dated June 11). This is a commissioned piece. I think it works.
Out in the sunshine showing a bit of the stones’ depth.
One more, a close up. All the pieces pivot on the rivet going through the bail.
Fabricated Sterling. Approximately 3/4″ long.
Fabricated Sterling. The cube is just under a 1/4 each side.
Forged Sterling pendant. About 2 inches long. It’s a single piece, with an added embellishment (a riveted jump ring).
I found an odd shaped scrap piece in my sweeps drawer and started hammering on it. This is what came of it.
You can get an idea of its size here. It’s almost 2/10 of an inch thick.
This is the reverse.
Here’s the detail of the jump ring. I wasn’t thinking this would be for suspending it, rather, I just liked the look of it.
And two more. Not much of a story with this one. I was simply messing around with a form in my head and this is what it gave me. I like it.