Tuesday, October 19, 2021

FRAGMENTS

After my morning eye appointment, in which we increased my dosage so hoping that is one 'pain' that will be under control again, I popped over to my neighbor's to help her with a sewing machine problem.  While there, I was amazed at the growth of this vine she calls Dutchman's pipe!  This flower is as big as my hand!
  Very prehistoric looking!
When I got home, Bill had done a lot of work clearing out this area which had gotten out of control with random pots and plants he had potted to give them a head start. 
 I love it all cleaned out!  It was a nice surprise!
I was looking for something else and found a package of 20 gauge brass wire which gave me the idea to try my hand at a YouTube
 I had seen on making this kind of jewelry! 
 It was just so much fun, I made three!
What can I say.....it is a very pleasing activity to randomly make squiggles and angles with the wire!
Forgive the rotten photo--the camera will not play with the flourescent light on my desk tonight but this is for the prompt COLLIDE--sometimes, done is well done!
Now this one was pure joy! 
 The prompt was MOON and the ideas were many. 
 Easy can be welcome.
 

8 comments:

  1. That is a very striking flower. The cleaned-out area looks wonderful! Pretty jewelry and lovely paintings (that is a fun depiction of “collide”!).

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  2. Beautiful flower (I've heard of that one). Easy is ALWAYS welcome!! LOL

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  3. The flower is a beauty. I like the details and texture on the bloom.

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  4. Pretty little charms! And that flower! Amazing!

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  5. Lots fun here today. Eyes WILL be better. Weird flowers. Bills cleanup. Fun, fun, fun jewelry and neat watercolors. You have a busy, busy life. I'm glad we get to share it with you.
    Blessings and hugs,
    Betsy

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  6. That jewelry is just amazing! I've tried my hand at bending that wire making stitch markers and it's not easy. Collide is one I wasn't looking forward to. You came up with something very clever. I can't think of anything but cars and I am NOT going there. I love your moon. That does seem like a fun one-if I ever get there. I am so behind again.

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  7. Lovely projects you have been working on while I was lost in space. Love the bowls, but I feel like a broken record on those. LOL

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  8. Sorry you haven't been feeling well :( Hope all those appointments with doctors help! Your jewelry is just beautiful! That flower is amazing, never seen one like it.. Hang in there xx

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