View Full Version : Monday Gliders Show & Tell

04-19-2004, 01:23 PM
I'm a bandwidth hog today. A rhyolite pendant and a "cloud" bracelet. These cabs were from the same slab as the "Dali" landscape pendant. Looks nothing like one.

04-19-2004, 01:31 PM
Ooops! We posted at almost the same time! Sorry about that. Would love to see yours but it's not showing up for me....

04-19-2004, 01:34 PM
Great minds think alike!

04-19-2004, 05:50 PM
Love those patterns. Does remind me of Asian cloud paintings. Nice work !


04-19-2004, 08:09 PM
They really are very gorgeous. They look so cool and smooth. Your pics make me wish I could reach right out and feel them!

04-19-2004, 08:11 PM
Those are very nice! I love silver work! -Mary

04-19-2004, 10:06 PM
Thank you! I sure enjoy making them. That was my first bracelet attempt and I had some scrap and a cab that was too small for a pierced piece. I'm not that skilled yet, but I do want to be able to make the gliders small enough for reversible earrings. You all inspire me to do better!

04-19-2004, 10:18 PM
flynfire, do you glide? My Dad used to teach gliding at Univ of Illinois years and years ago. I went up a few times, too many circles for me! -mary

04-19-2004, 10:53 PM
Yes, but mostly I run the business from the ground. My husband is a second generation glider instructor and it is his passion. There are a couple of glider clubs near you...one in Minooka, and one in Hampshire. PM your dad's name. It's a small world. I'll bet I'm well within six degrees separation of your dad.