• Gaia mixed media

    Mother Nature Mixed Media Canvas Art

    I recently finished my mixed media canvas art Mother Nature. I did a work-in-progress blog, mostly pictures, and I published it on another platform that I love, Steemit. It is a crypto-currency platform, it sounds complicated, but it is not. I met a lot of talented people there and I enjoy sharing my tutorials and projects there. This post is the introduction to my picture tutorial; I will split the tutorial in shorter steps, easier to follow. As you can see in the slideshow, there are many steps involved. I hope someone will get inspired and come up with something similar. That would make me very happy, as I strongly…

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    Handmade Jewelry,  Tutorials

    How to Make Simple Charms

    In this photo tutorial I will show you how to make simple charms or pendants. Here are the charms, aren’t they cute? I used rose quarts nuggets, that’s what I had handy in my jewelry supplies box today. I like rose quartz, it is the crystal of LOVE 🙂 Here is what you need: stones or crystals (or anything that can be hung, preferably top drilled) wire, I used artistic wire 22 gauge assorted pliers First steps, please follow the numbered pictures. Cut the wire, you need approx 5″ to work with. Bend the wire and wrap as shown. Last steps, please follow the pictures. Cut extra wire and continue…