Thursday, October 1, 2015

Art Bead Scene Monthly Challenge _ September

I imagine a writing table near this window and someone periodically glancing at the view as they indulge in the retro act of corresponding to a loved one via a written letter.  The words are flowery and sepia toned and spill onto the page as if they were tumbling directly from the heart.  Which of course they are.  A trinket is attached - a leaf - inspired by the greenery of the view.  The path in the right hand upper 1/3 of the picture is the path they take to post the letter.  It is cobbly but then passes into a patch of soft silky green enclosed by a fence.   Here is the necklace I made that I think represents this image to me.  It  features my handmade poly clay script focal and beads, gemstones, hand dyed silk cord and chain.

I was also taken by the lovely blending of the weathered palette and subdued tones in the picture.   A polymer clay bead I  made earlier this year reminded me of this view.  This was my bead entry.


5 comments:

  1. Very lovely Terri. Congratulations on your win. Well earned.
    Mona

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  2. Congrats on being one of the random winners this month! Your necklace was so stinkin' creative! (big grin)

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  3. Thanks ladies. I actually did not know I won til I saw your comments. Put a smile on my face just to be part of it. The last weeks have been very trying.

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  5. A lovely design and great use of colors!

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