August Monthly Challenge by ABS
Twelve Princesses on the Way to the Dance
Published in 1923
Watercolor and ink
At Art Bead Scene this month the above picture was given as inspiration. I fell in love with it. I know the story so this scene by Kay Nieslen was awesome!
It took a while to decide what to make as the colors weren't something I normally use. But I was looking on Etsy and found some fiber beads by Eleanore at Fiber Beads. They were just the colors I wanted.
Again, I use these challenges to step out of the box to try something new. I wanted to do a cuff bracelet using the fiber beads.
I got the fiber beads and other beads I had chosen to go with them sewn on the shiny black backing, but ran out of time to put the whole thing together.
So I am posting what I do have and hope to get the rest finished soon.
I plan to encircle the outside of the bracelet with the rice pearls and the gold seed beads.
Thanks for looking.
Til next time
Keep on Beading