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Beads-of-Clay Spotting! Honor The Earth Contest

There is one more week to get your entries in for our Honoring the Earth Contest here on BOC. 

I love this contest entry by Gail Barnett. 

Gifts From nature

Air, Water and Earth - Mother nature at her finest.
Here is one of her gifts -

And next we have a pendant entry by Cindy Dolezal.  Cindy used the colors of the photos #4 and #5 to inspire her very natural pendant.   Check out the photos that were her inspiration in this blog post announcing the contest. 

There are a couple of ways to enter.  You can Contact me, Kristie, through my etsy shop ArtisanClay or send them to Marla James by emailing  sales@bisquebeadsupply.com OR leave a comment on one of this post or the other contest post with a link to your entry  :-) 

Don't know what to make for the contest?  --- Here are a few beads and a bracelet that are sure to inspire!

Here is Patrizia's description of her piece--
This beautiful, unique cuff was created around one of LisaPetersArts (www.LisaPetersArt.etsy.com) gorgeous OOAK round raku ceramic cabochon and is bead-embroidered using light bronze Japanese seed beads. This centrepiece is attached to the genuine chocolate brown leather-covered brass cuff which is trimmed and embellished with the Japanese seed beads. The inside of the cuff is lined with turquoise ultrasuede.
The cuff fits all sizes and is 2” (c. 5.2 cm) wide. The bead-embroidered cabochon centrepiece measures 2 3/8” (c. 6 cm) by 2 3/8” (c. 6 cm).

I wish you all a glorious spring weekend!  Get outside and find some inspiration in nature! 


  1. BEautiful pieces. Love that bracelet.

  2. Thank you so much for including my Flower Power cuff!
    All such beautiful pieces!


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