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Chelester's Beads · 1W ago

Copper Pendants Now Available in My Etsy Shop

I have now listed a few of the etched copper pendants in my Etsy shop, after tweaking the patina on them just a bit. I decided not to punch holes in them yet, giving the customer the choice ...
Chelester's Beads · 1W ago

Science Experiment

So my latest endeavor, copper etching. I drew on the copper rounds with a sharpie marker, then used a mixture of muriatic acid and hydrogen peroxide to etch the copper. The details don't sta...
Chelester's Beads · 4W ago

New Rustic Collection

Another new collection in my shop, Rustic Collection.  Jewelry pieces made from stones, beach glass, leather and metal. I have had some of these stones and beach glass in my stash for years!...
Chelester's Beads · 1M ago

Luxe Labradorite

I love all types of  gemstones, but my absolute favorite is Labradorite.  I love the blue/gray iridescence of it.  So pretty!  So it only follows that a lot of the jewelry I make is made of ...
Chelester's Beads · 2M ago

Fused Glass

Got my mini kiln out this weekend, probably haven't used it in over a year?  Did up a couple of batches of pendants, always excited to see how the glass changes after firing.  Here is a befo...
Chelester's Beads · 2M ago

Valentine's Day Sale

Aren't you lucky?  All items in my Etsy shop are 15 percent off through February 10, 2017. :)  No coupon needed!
Chelester's Beads · 3M ago

Muffin Tin Challenge 2017 - Some Much Needed Inspiration!

I decided to attempt the Muffin Tin Challenge, as I needed some motivation!  I cannot remember the last time I made some new jewelry, just have not been feeling very creative.  You can read ...
Chelester's Beads · 3M ago

Happy New Year!

Welcome 2017!  Looking forward to a fabulous year!
Chelester's Beads · 4M ago

Priority Shipping Upgrade

All orders through December 21, 2016, will be automatically upgraded to priority shipping (US only).
Chelester's Beads · 4M ago

Where did this year go???

Wow, it's December already!  Another year come and gone, three weeks til Christmas!  Here's a few holiday items in my Etsy shop, perfect for stocking stuffers.