I spent the day in the studio making pieces with opals, Mexican and Australian to be exact:
I am freaking out with excitement.
I would show you pictures, but they're all in the deeply ugly phase of their youth: the gawky phase - let me show you mine, as an example:
Click on the picture if you want an overpowering dose of awkwardness, complete with SALLY JESSE RAPHAEL RED GLASSES.
Are your eyes bleeding yet?
Are you painfully recalling your own eye-singeing in-between stages?
Would you like to tell me about them in the comment section and we'll laugh through the tears!!???!
The Roger Rabbit?
Back to the pieces in my studio: I am not rushing them: they'll likely be ready Monday, along with some mean green pieces I've been working on: prehenite, gaspite, vintage japanese resin beads....
mixed metals, copper and sterling
oh how beautiful fiery FIERY opals
dear sir ring
small opal trinket necklace
double flowering opal ring
With extra avocado.
Mirth mirth mirth,