Ivory Leaf Earrings for September Art Bead Scene Challenge


For my Art Bead Scene entry this month, I used the leaf shaped crackle beads from my faux ivory experiments.  I’m having fun with this shape and I really like how well it works for earrings.

The inspiration artwork is dominantly a creamy tan color, with little pops of purple and blue.  I initially wanted to use purple freshwater pearls, but I didn’t have quite the right shade.  Instead, I went with some navy blue.

I added a purple backdrop as a nod to the color scheme.  This month’s inspiration was a fun challenge, as usual.  It’s nice to stretch beyond what’s familiar and the ABS challenges are always an excellent way to do that.

About Ali

I take pictures, make jewelry, read books, and bake things. I especially like macro photography and polymer clay.
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