One of my goals for 2014 is too rock the Art Bead Scene's monthly challenges with new beads each month. I jumped right on it this week and created these amazing caladium pendants. This month's challenge is a luscious textile design from Louis Mailou Jones, you can read all about the challenge here. You must enter this month - how could you not be inspired by the color palette!
stem of orchids. I kept the backgrounds fresh and clean with a white-wash finish - it just said spring to me with hints of dark brown for depth in the color. And yes, I am counting down the days until Bead Cruise 2014, a week in the tropics can not get here fast enough!
Tomorrow I'll share my second round of bead inspirations for the start of the new year.