A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 302,075
Currently Running With Scissors:
637 Guests and 26 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Here Comes the Sun – Tree of Life with a Yellow Jade “Sun”  (Read 1293 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
phoenixfiredesigns
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Offline Offline

Posts: 5325
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: July 20, 2012 09:05:46 AM »

My Sun Tree is a unique take on the popular Full Moon Tree of Life Pendants I’m famous for. Featuring a warm yellow jade sun set in sterling silver plated wire, this is a little warm piece of a sunny day.


This pendant is handmade using painstaking wire-wrapping techniques. Non-tarnish, sterling silver plated wire encircles the pendant, and is then used as the roots, trunk and branches of the tree. This tree is bare of leaves and features a large yellow jade round “sun” behind the branches. It warms up the piece reminding me of high noon on the Solstice.

I’ve long made “night” versions with various Full Moons, but I wanted to celebrate the bright warmth of a sunny day in this piece. The color is so sunny and happy, it’s a little bit of wearable sunshine! Grin


Larger pics in my blog here: http://www.phoenixfiredesigns.com/blog/2012/07/here-comes-the-sun/

As always, thoughts welcome! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
BirdBones
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 1619
Joined: 23-Mar-2011


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2012 10:52:48 AM »

It's beautiful, as usual, but the yellow jade actually looks like candy to me and that makes it truly scrumptious! Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged
phoenixfiredesigns
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Offline Offline

Posts: 5325
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2012 11:26:29 AM »

It's beautiful, as usual, but the yellow jade actually looks like candy to me and that makes it truly scrumptious! Grin
Wink The color is really delicious!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
bookstorebabe
Offline Offline

Posts: 3047
Joined: 11-Oct-2006

Girl Genius! Kaja&Phil Foglio


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2012 06:18:36 PM »

I love it! Heck, I love all your stuff.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"If you're going to go for tech that doesn't exist,think Willy Wonka,not Hoover!" Firefairy@craftster
<a href="http://StudioLTD@etsy.com.>StudioLTD"</a>| Couponcode CRAFTSTER 10%
<a href=https://www.etsy.com/shop/HipsterHive?ref=shop_sugg>HipsterHive</a>|
http://www.pinterest.com/studioltd6
phoenixfiredesigns
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

~* The Amazing Miss M! *~
Offline Offline

Posts: 5325
Joined: 12-Apr-2007

(That crazy Tree of Life Pendant girl)


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: July 23, 2012 06:39:58 PM »

I love it! Heck, I love all your stuff.
Aw, thanks! Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

{ Like what I post? It's likely for sale! Etsy Storefront: http://phoenixfiredesigns.etsy.com }

{ My Blog: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog || LIKE PFD http://facebook.com/PhoenixFireDesigns }

{ Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/missmturner/ }
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
DSLR Cameras: Using the Live View Function
Taking Flattering Maternity Photos
What You Need to Take a Great Picture
At Last, A Formula For What Photos The Internet Likes
Every Instagram Filter, Definitively Ranked
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Lamp Transformation
Book Review: Handmade for Baby
Tute Tuesday: Warm Those Piggies!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.