|The very beginnings of the Mystic Journey.|
Paua Shell cabochon glued to a piece of leather.
|1st row going on second row. |
I make my stitches tight and close.
|Putting on the 1st row of 6 mm lapis beads|
|Lapis bead row almost complete|
|1st row of solid teal wrapping|
|A Row of Czech glass teal colored|
beads between rows.
|Added a row of larger 10mm Lapis Beads|
and then another solid teal row is begun
|Solid Teal row is completed and starting a row of cobalt|
colored czech glass beads between rows.
|The cobalt beads I used were silver lined. |
Here is a close up of we stringing
them in between rows.
|Another close up. |
You can really see the beauty of the Lapis Beads.
|Teal colored glass Czech beads |
used between rows.
|The light looks beautiful |
through the Teal Beads
|This is where I am adding a row of 8mm Lapis beads |
and starting to come up the sides of the basket.
|The sides of the Basket are being formed |
and I added another solid teal row to end the whole thing.
|close up of center|
|The Back of the Basket.|
|Side View of Finished Basket|
Note my bee hives in the background!
|Alternate View of Finished Basket|