lampworked glass jewelry
island rain studio
welcome to the island.....summer is here....
...and what a beautiful summer it is! I am back in the studio, and ready to begin work for the fall/winter season. Continue to look for new and favorite pieces in Artina's (Victoria and Vancouver locations) and in select B.C. Ferries gift shops.
chokers 15" - 16"
35.00 - 40.00
Beautiful Buddhist pendants, each with their own meaning.
Check out the full selection, on the *Passages* page.
Kasbah and Summer
bracelet 135.00 - 148.00
18" choker - 2" extender... 325.00
Kasbah has glass beads in shades of raku, chalky pink, red, pale amber, soft teal, purple , amethyst. Some have surface decoration of scrolls, dots and fine silver - others have 23K gold encased under a thin layer of clear glass.
Summer...shades of etched yellow, sparkly pink, purple, teal, raku and turquoise. Features a beautiful faceted aquamarine stone. Metals are antiqued brass, bronze, pewter.
The bracelet has 15-17 beads on stretch cord - super durable, easy to wear and put on!
Pink Cafe 2013
I have done so many versions of Pink Cafe, but this is my latest. Again, the beautiful, small bead stretch bracelet.... and a pendant with my signature flower bead on both sides.
pendant 20" gold filled chain 140.00
Urban Tribe 24- 36" pendant
can also be worn as a 18" pendant
amber, brass deity charm, freshwater pearl
125.00 - 165.00
New Pieces and Favorite Collections
Shown below are some of the new pieces I have been creating for Spring 2013, as well as the favorite pieces I produce year round .
Queen of Hearts 165.00
Urban Tribe 165.00
Night in Venice
pendant on 24" gold filled chain
sterling 18" chain
sterling and pewter components
transparent red - encased 23K gold leaf
pendant - 24: gold filled chain
bracelet- brass components
Available in earrings, a selection of pendants
75.00 - 210.00
brass, amber, 2 glass beads and a great brass medallion
leahter/metal necklace 16-18"
As some of you remember, they started off in one collection as *rivers*. Now I have introduced so many styles, they need to go in their own individual collections.
Available in Urban Tribe (both silver and brass)
Night in Venice
110.00 - 125.00
Some have my own bronze medallion, some have brass/pewter charms. Call or email for current selection.
15 of my glass beads, with accents of raw ruby, raw lapis, granite, bronze beads and my handcrafted medallion.
I also do this version with a Buddhist mandala charm.
Updated and oh so romantic...
softly etched beads - pale blue, pale pink, pale green, soft yellow, brown, fuchsia and clear glass, all etched with gold leaf under the surface.
2 styles of pendants available - the new leather/metal choker and a pendant on a 30" chain.
pendants 125.00 - 145.00
chunky bracelet 245.00
~~smaller bracelet (above) ~~ 145.00
.. a fabulous layered look, just right for summer...
One bracelet is on the stretch cord, with coconut beads, my glass bead and a gemstone accent.
The other strand has pearls or Jasper, and a brass chain.
Fun, unique and easy to wear...
layers of enamel powders over soft ivory glass....with words to inspire.
etched glass in soft shades of pale blue, with white gold inside the glass. Also available in pink and dark aqua.
pendants 24" sterling chain 125.00
The smallest beads that I make, in styles designed to imagine the beads of early lampwork.
Both pieces come with a detachable charm set.
18" strand... 12 beads 125.00
21" strand - long enough to wear as a triple wrap bracelet, or as a necklace...18 beads 165.00
I am actually ready for the changing season...back in the studio - time to start thinking about the fall studio tour and Circle Craft in November. Continue to look for new and favorite pieces in Artina's (Victoria and Vancouver locations) and in select B.C. Ferries gift shops.
**Please note: I am unable to consider any special orders until 2015.**
Also, I am no longer doing memorial beads.