06 February 2011 ~ 3 Comments



The Color Of Tidal Wave -day37


The ocean deep blue color of the nail polish used to paint these beads is called tidal wave, looks like the color of “angry” waves. I used nail polish a lot in painting my beads because of the richness in colors aside from the fact that I love the names. Red, is not just red, it can be mustang red or strawberry red 🙂

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I think it is a good idea to paint our beads in just one color for the bead swap this way, you can make something that is similar to this.

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We thought it is the perfect accompaniment to the spotted glass beads we found at the Pasadena Show.  I just love this bead, it has flecks of gold, blue and pink just unusual.

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And now, the winner for the blue drops giveaway!  I used number picker and it picked out number 3 among 9 participants and that happens to be Manou!  All the way from France 🙂

Please contact me for your address thank you for playing.

3 Responses to “The Color Of Tidal Wave -day37”

  1. Julie 7 February 2011 at 11:59 am Permalink

    This is gorgeous…I had not thought of using a metallic nail color to paint the beads with…they look great!!! Congrats to Manou!!!

  2. manou 7 February 2011 at 2:04 am Permalink

    Hi Janice!
    I’m really excited to have won the blue drops! I’ll show you what I would do with them … a big thank you!! I send you my address …
    your last necklace is really pretty! I also love these beads colored bronze with beautiful reflections … great find!
    bisous, Manou.

  3. Linda R 6 February 2011 at 8:20 pm Permalink

    I love the ocean and I LOVE this necklace. This has to be one of my favorites!