Sunday, July 30, 2017

Art Bead Scene: July 2017 Take Two

I managed to create a second piece of jewelry inspired by this month's Art Bead Scene challenge, the lush jungle scene by artist Henri Rousseau entitled Tiger in a Tropical Storm.    You can read more about the artwork and the artist over on the ABS blog HERE.  If you missed it, you can see the necklace I made earlier in the month HERE.

Tiger in a Tropical Storm
Henri Rousseau
1891
Oil Painting
I had a fun pair of fern patterned ceramic tiles by the talented Mary Harding that I liked for this challenge.  They reminded me of the leaves that are right in front of the tiger in the painting and even have a tinge of orange to them.  I did a little bit of wire wrapping with some green matte banded agate and Czech glass beads.  


I had another earring idea percolating in the back of my brain that I didn't quite get around to making.  As much as we've had on our calendar (I was out of town 12 days this month!) I'm shocked that I even got this pair finished.  I'm guessing I'll be keeping up the same frantic pace through the end of September when my big art show is done.

5 comments:

  1. Sarajo, I love the earrings you made with my charms. They are so perfect for this month's challenge. Great beads and wire wrapping that you included with them.

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  2. The Mary Harding charms are perfect! Great earrings.

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  3. Love them SJ!! The charms are amazing! I'm laughing though...I'm usually the one posting on the last day...lol

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  4. Love those beads you must have a boat load to pick from! Great job!!!

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