Vonniesbeads

Lampwork hand made glass beads and Jewellery.

72 Sales

Vonniesbeads

Lampwork hand made glass beads and Jewellery.

72 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
(41)

Announcement   Hi and welcome to my Shop where you can see all my hand made beads.
I make them in my home studio in Exeter in Devon UK and then they are all annealed in my digitally controlled kiln overnight. They are then inspected and cleaned the next day. I am still learning I feel this is a lesson I want to learn for ever more. I love making Glass beads and it is an exciting journey and I hope you enjoy your visit.
If there are any beads on here that you would like to be made up I can do that for you Bracelet or Necklace to your specifications. If there is anything you have in mind that you would like made bead wise I am also happy to do that too.
Thank you for looking at my shop.
I also love Semi precious Gem stones and hope you will enjoy my designs in this fabulous medium.
I AM A SELF REPRESENTING ARTIST: T107
SELF REPRESENTING ARTIST JEWELLERY DESIGNER 3255

AS FROM NOW 24/9/16 THERE IS A COUPON OFFER ON PURCHASES OVER £20.00 UNTIL OCTOBER 31ST. PLEASE ADD ON THE CHECKOUT 20OFF. THANK YOU!

Announcement
Last updated on Sep 24, 2016

Hi and welcome to my Shop where you can see all my hand made beads.
I make them in my home studio in Exeter in Devon UK and then they are all annealed in my digitally controlled kiln overnight. They are then inspected and cleaned the next day. I am still learning I feel this is a lesson I want to learn for ever more. I love making Glass beads and it is an exciting journey and I hope you enjoy your visit.
If there are any beads on here that you would like to be made up I can do that for you Bracelet or Necklace to your specifications. If there is anything you have in mind that you would like made bead wise I am also happy to do that too.
Thank you for looking at my shop.
I also love Semi precious Gem stones and hope you will enjoy my designs in this fabulous medium.
I AM A SELF REPRESENTING ARTIST: T107
SELF REPRESENTING ARTIST JEWELLERY DESIGNER 3255

AS FROM NOW 24/9/16 THERE IS A COUPON OFFER ON PURCHASES OVER £20.00 UNTIL OCTOBER 31ST. PLEASE ADD ON THE CHECKOUT 20OFF. THANK YOU!

Vonnie Truscott

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Vonnie Truscott

Banded Purple Agate Slab Necklace
US$23.29
Coloured Quart Large Nugget Necklace
US$21.96
Silver Lentil
US$13.31
Silver Stripes Large Barrel Bead
US$7.99
Beautiful Hand made Lamp work Necklace.
US$30.61
Lampwork Bumpy beads in Bullseye
US$15.97
Lampwork raised dot beads and spacers
US$13.31
Lampwork Bumpy beads in popping colours.
US$33.28
Lampwork glass hand made beads
US$26.62
Cylinder bead Bangle
US$12.64
Lampwork Red Glass Heart
US$23.29
Cultered Pearls
US$33.28
Red Glass Bracelet WOW!
US$19.30
Lentil large bead Bracelet Lampwork
US$19.30
Lampwork Bead and Tai Silver Bracelet
US$19.30
Lampwork Pillow beads
US$27.95
Leather Cuff with 3 cabs mounted on it
US$23.96
Glass Bead Key Ring
US$7.99
Leather Cuff with 3 cabs mounted on it
US$19.97
Glass Heart Key ring
US$7.99
Heart Key ring
US$7.99
Glass Chicken Bead
US$6.66
Lampwork Purple Glass beads
US$19.97
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(41)
pamelabeckett1986

pamelabeckett1986 on Jul 22, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Dear Vonnie, the beads arrived today and are absolutely beautiful; wonderful colours and a perfect size. An individual hand made piece which will be a pleasure to wear. Thank you for all your help with this item. Kind regards, Pamela

ninajones

ninajones on Feb 12, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful workmanship and artist!!! AAA+++ Perfect beads!!!

Sarah Gage

Sarah Gage on Dec 28, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Absolutely stunning beads, so much prettier in the flesh

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About

Glass beader is flaming hot

I have found the journey with Lampwork totally satisfying but sometimes frustrating. I was very nervous when I first switched on my torch home here alone in 2010 convinced I was going to blow myself up as I am working with propane and an Oxygen concentrator. Then for the next few hours shook and trembled my way through beads. It would have been quite hilarious I would imagine for someone watching.
Time has gone along and I am getting more and more passionate about working with Flame and molten glass.
The glass never ceases to amaze me on the reaction of the colours and the total joy of opening my kiln each morning.
My hand made beads are something that brings me great joy...totally calming and progressing pride in what I am now making. All my beads are made in my Studio and then annealed over night in my digitally controlled kiln and then the next day (as it takes all night to bring the heat of the beads down slowly) they are cleaned.
I am still finding my style.. I seem to like a little of everything...Encased florals, Goddessess (figures) and the many aspects of bead making.
I find though that my favourite thing is ‘Dots’ Plumping large or small dots of molten glass onto the on going bead and keeping the bead rotating constantly to keep it’s shape.
I can flatten the dots or keep them raised...When I go on to my torch it is a magical mystery tour.
I hope I can continue for a long time enjoying my passion. From an introductory day in September 2010 to an overwhelming love of molten glass.

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  • Vonnie Truscott

    Owner, Glass Bead Maker, Creator

    I have been making Glass beads now for 6 years and love it. I love the molten glass and the shapes that can be formed. I love the unpredictability of it and I love the glass re-action I am hooked. I also enjoy tremendously semi precious Gem stones.

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All my items are thoroughly checked upon posting and packaging will be first class and I always obtain a proof of postage for each parcel sent please allow up to 7 days for parcel to be delivered. If there is something that you see that has been sold I can make another but like a week to do that. Each parcel will be sent out in perfect condition and hopefully you will receive as such. I take no responsibility for the lack of careful handling during postage.