This first bead is on a base of black with dots of Dk. Ivory and Triton, Stormed Elektra and SC. This is a large hole bead that I plan to cap and core. The storming could be a little stronger which seems to be the norm with Elektra.
Okay here it comes..... Another wowzer pink bead!!!!! I was happy happy happy when I opened the kiln and saw this shining though the back of the kiln!!!!
This next bead is not as vibrant in everyday light as it shows here in the photo. It's still orange in appearance but it is slightly lighter.
This is my personal favorite bead of the day!
|I really like the way this combination stormed - very pretty lighting blue!|
My purple lovers will like this color combination. Lavender is more of a true description of this pretty color. The actual bead is a bit wonky with my clear dot application but it was too pretty not to show you a bead that is not up to snuff.
This bead has a very interesting color combination but not much storming. Cerulean Turquoise Shimmer is the name my daughter gave this bead.
My practice for the day. I am still trying to make a few hollow beads each time I work at the torch so I get more consistent with my results and I also experiment with new color combinations and glass applications.
This hollow bead is sold now - it was made into a pendant for a girlfriends weekend gift exchange. I think I need to organize a girls weekend soon!
Last bead of the day. Even though this bead did not do what I thought it would do, I do like it. It has a lizard look and feel to it. The storming is noticeable but not as strong as I would like. I plan to cap and core this bead too!
I don't think I am finished playing with storming yet but I am pretty sure my next post will not have any storming in it. You will have to check back soon and see I guess.
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