Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Art Bead Scene Ornament Blog Hop

Heather Powers, of the Art Bead Scene, is hosting an ornament blog hop! Not only that, but if you check out the Art Bead Scene, there will be a giveaway as well!

I had a lot of fun making my ornaments! I used some vintage chandelier prisms that my mom had bought years ago. They are in really great shape!
I used my own baroque style beads, as well. And to complete the ornament, I made some of these pretty ornament hangers - you can find the tutorial here.
I made some more ornaments with my beads, using the clear chandelier prisms and think they look fantastic too!
You can purchase your own baroque ornament beads in my SueBeads etsy store - and with each purchase, I am including an ornament hanger that I made, free!

So hop on over to the rest of the participants to see what pretty things they made:

Humblebeads
Suburban Girl Studio
Spirited Earth
Garden Path Beads
Life in the Lyon's Den
Blog by Salla
It's Been a While
Sue Beads
Artist At Work
Modern Nature Studio
WireWorked
Too Aquarius
Artfully Ornamental
Gem Rose Designs
Jewels by Ine
BeeTree by M.E.
Islandgirl's Insights
Angela Lund-Logan
Gem's PC Corner
Summers Studio
Sandy Volpe
The Next Bend
Skye Jewels
Janina Grigore
Elysian Studios
Art Bead Scene

29 comments:

Marie Cramp said...

Looks interesting!!

steufel said...

GORGEOUS! Totally love the first one - looks so precious and festive!

m.e. said...

I just bought some chandelier crystals...just because !
Thank you for the inspiration.
Thank you for the handy little tut too!
Lovely ornaments!
Bet that glass is fabulous when the light shines through !!!
m.e. :)

Jennifer Cameron said...

Lovely. I really like the baroque shape. Very unusual!

Patti Van said...

I LOVE the ornaments...especially the first one! Will look so pretty on a tree, with the light on the tree shining through!

Lori Bowring Michaud said...

Gorgeous! Candy colored icicles! What a great idea. I have a couple of clear chandelier crystals kicking around here someplace. I'm going to have to dig them out!

SummersStudio said...

These ornaments are so festive. The chandelier prisms are perfect with your beads. Happy holidays!

Islandgirl said...

Very elegant! The tree lights sparkling through the chandelier crystals will be lovely!

vintagebluestudio said...

Sue, they are super cute. They are like Christmas tree bling!

~Diana P.

Kathleen Lange Klik said...

Love your ornaments! The glass beads that you made are gorgeous and add the perfect touch to each.

Marie Cramp said...

I love the reveal! How cool! Vintage prisms are awesome! what a find!!

Sally Russick said...

Beautiful! The lampwork sun catcher beads work so well in the design and that vintage crystal is stunning!

Erin Fickert-Rowland said...

Lovely! That red chandelier prism is fantastic, and your beads just complement it perfectly. I love the design of your baroque beads- they are beautiful!

Attorney Angela Lund-Logan said...

I like the simplicity and use of standard red and green.

Lupe Meter said...

Lovely ornament! Love those vintage chandelier beads!

Maria said...

So pretty! Love the vintage red chandelier prism!

Elaine said...

Lovely and classy! I think I have a stash of chandelier beads here somewhere as well...

Meadowland Designs said...

Lovely and simple! It looks like they will catch plenty of light and send it sparkling across the room! {Or even the computer screen}

Heather Powers said...

I like the mix of old and new in your ornaments. The new shapes are wonderful!

Spirited Earth said...

Festive and sparkly, nice idea

Jewels By Ine said...

Oh what a nice shape! And red and green is always great!

salla said...

sparkly is always good!

Jeannie said...

I have some vintage chandelier crystals, but they are not in the best of shape. Very interesting way to use them and I love your baroque beads.

Sandi Volpe said...

Love those new beads, I may have to buy some for myself. Beautiful ornament.

Sharyl said...

If there is glass and light involved, I'm going to love it! And your beads would make ANYthing special!

Claire Maunsell said...

Love that classic and rich green and red combination. I bet they hang beautifully in a window, too...

Janina Grigore Jewellery said...

Beautiful! My favourite is the first one - green and red together is the perfect Christmas combination !

Pine Ridge Treasures said...

I love the green and red combo ornament!

TesoriTrovati said...

Such a simple and stunning design. I love the classic combination of green and red. This is very pretty!
Enjoy the day.
Erin

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