Bird A Week Challenge: Week 29/52

This was a last minute creation. I couldn’t think of what to do for this weeks challenge, and then I remembered the birdie buttons in my button bin:

They are children’s buttons.  I incorporated  vintage lucite flowers and pearls, swarovski crystals, czech pressed glass, and finished them off with sterling silver.  I think they came out really cute!

Drawing Lab 2011: Mandala’s

For this week’s assignment, we were instructed to draw a mandala. I chose a circular design, and colored it in rainbow colors: