This necklace is my second design attempt with my little polymer clay flower beads.
The inspiration came from a bed of red lettuce poppies at the San Antonio Botanical Garden we visited in April. Now that it is all done I think it looks a little more like Pointsettias .
What the hey it would be great with a very simple dress for a Holiday Party in December. What do you think?
The bourgandy flower petals and green leaves I free motioned stitched in a quilt sandwich and then cut out with my very sharp little scissors. The material under the flower beads is organza which I hope will fray a bit more and look softer. The pink beads are little frosted lucite flowers from-
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I have been looking for ways to mix my art quilting with my jewelry. It is fun to create off the wall "Project Runway" type items. I don't know who will ever wear them but they end up not just jewelry but ART.