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Sarajo Wentling
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Unique, hand-crafted jewelry designs.
Unique, hand-crafted jewelry designs.

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Feeling Fall! New Autumn Inspired Necklaces
So, true story.  I'm an art bead hoarder.  Certain artists can boast whole drawers in my art bead hoard.  It's like the more beautiful I think a bead or pendant is, the less likely I am to make it into jewelry.  Ok, not really, but I do find myself just ope...
Feeling Fall! New Autumn Inspired Necklaces
Feeling Fall! New Autumn Inspired Necklaces
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Inspired by Reading: Dark Matter
I'm a little late to the Inspired by Reading Book Club party for August, but better late than never!  Our August read was Dark Matter by Blake Crouch... a science fiction thriller that explores the ideas of choices, paths not taken, and how far we'll go to ...
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Inspiration for the Honey Do List September 2018
After taking a little break in August, we're back in action for September!   This marks the third year that my husband Eric has been giving me a design challenge each month to get me out of my comfort zone and to help clear out my bead stash... it's the Hon...
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Art Elements Theme of the Month: Swirl
As much as I'm enjoying the new Art Elements monthly theme challenges, I wasn't sure that I'd have time to pull it off this month with an 18 day trip overseas.  Luckily, I started thinking about some possibilities before my trip and was able to really focus...
Art Elements Theme of the Month: Swirl
Art Elements Theme of the Month: Swirl
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We're All Ears: August 2018: Circles
This month Erin picked a bevy of cool circle-inspired patterns from a contest over on Spoonflower in July.  If you don't know Spoonflower, it's a super cool website where you can get thousands of patterns on fabric, wallpaper, giftwrap, and more!  You can e...
We're All Ears: August 2018: Circles
We're All Ears: August 2018: Circles
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Art Elements Theme of the Month July 2018: Seed Pods
Another fun theme challenge from the team at the Art Elements blog this month!    Jen Cameron has chosen seed pods to inspire us for July. I immediately thought of some fun components that I got from Anna Bronze at Bead & Button last year.  They have a coup...
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Art Bead Scene: July 2018
I'm a little mesmerized by this month's inspiration for the Art Bead Scene challenge!  The artwork is one of the plates from the book of Ernest Haeckel's work  Art Forms of Nature that portrays ascidians, commonly referred to as sea squirts.  Haeckel was a ...
Art Bead Scene: July 2018
Art Bead Scene: July 2018
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Adornments Retreat 2018
2018 marks the second year for the fabulous  Adornments Mixed Media Jewelry Retreat  in Galena, Illinois.  I was lucky enough to attend last year as a birthday gift to myself and I just had to go back for year two!  Because all of us bemoaned the fact that ...
Adornments Retreat 2018
Adornments Retreat 2018
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Honey Do List July 2018
This marks the third year that my husband Eric has been giving me a design challenge each month to get me out of my comfort zone and to help clear out my bead stash... it's the Honey Do List 2018!  I know that I'm not the only one who loves a good design ch...
Honey Do List July 2018
Honey Do List July 2018
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Adventures in Portland!
I feel like I've been a little more erratic than usual in my jewelry making and blogging lately... part of that is due to a fun vacation my husband and I took out to Portland, Oregon at the end of last month.  I thought I'd do a little recap of some of the ...
Adventures in Portland!
Adventures in Portland!
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