January 2016 colour design challenge

January 12, 2016 at 1:11 pm 6 comments

Happy 2016! With a new year – comes the time to try something new!

Every month, Dry Gulch Beads hosts a Color Design Challenge intended to inspire creativity based on a selected colour palette. I thought that this year, maybe Peacock & Lime should join in on the fun! So – here we go …

January’s design challenge is based on the colours below;

Dry Gulch january 2016 color challenge


I’ve created this necklace – which is a combination of mixed metals – from sterling silver, to antique brass and aged copper, and which incorporates various media ~ ball chain, cable chain, czech glass beads, leather and wire.  And, while some of the blue tones are a little hard to pick out in this image rest assured they are in there in the czech glass beads!

It is called … For the love of photos …



Entry filed under: Design Challenges, Handmade in Canada, necklaces, new pieces. Tags: , , , , , , , , , .

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6 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Terry Jeanette  |  January 12, 2016 at 3:21 pm

    That is a really pretty piece. I love the way you put different textures of beads together.

  • 3. freebird7100  |  January 12, 2016 at 7:44 pm

    love the necklace, great work and good luck on the challenge. I have yet to take the time to enter.

  • 5. Dry Gulch Beads and Jewelry  |  January 12, 2016 at 8:12 pm

    Beautiful piece, thank you so much participating in our Challenge!

    • 6. peacock & lime  |  January 12, 2016 at 9:09 pm

      Aw, thanks! And thank YOU for hosting the challenges! 🙂


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