Today, the last day of summer, me, my kids and some friends took a drive to Ohiopyle State Park, to see Cucumber Falls, the rapids, and generally celebrate the last day of summer! Here's some photos from our trip!
I just listed a bunch of enameled beads in the SueBeads etsy store . I'm going to be taking a week off. I'm going to leave the shop open, so if you purchase anything from the 10th - 18th of July, they will mail on the 19th! Thanks so much for your patience!
This month Marsha Neal chose swirls as the theme of the month! I'm enjoying the challenges as themes. I've been giving my wrist a break because of perceived carpal tunnel, so I've been doing a lot in polymer, and by a lot, I mean when I have a few half hours of time! Here are the swirl themed polymer items I made for this month! This first one reminds me of a fiddlehead fern, all closed up. I painted it with alcohol inks. This next one is the before of the ammonite hearts I did. Two of my favorite things, ammonites and hearts! Colored with alcohol inks. I made two, the colors turned out very different! More spirals in the form of polymer clay ammonite cabochons. I really love mixing the paints to color these! Plus you get a gratuitous flower shot! More ammonites colored with ranger patina inks and alcohol inks in that order. My fave, I think - I love the colors! Alcohol inks. This next one was made with acrylic paint and I tried crackle on it, d