JOY Necklace

Psalm 28:7 The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.

I sure enjoyed making this pendant! I was trying something new and it worked. It’s funny how jewelry techniques ideas keep swirling around in my mind until I finally do something with them. I’ve been enjoying wirework for quite awhile now, but I wanted to incorporate sterling sheet metal too. So I cut out the round middle piece, filed, hammered and stamped it. But to add the wire, I needed to punch holes all around the outside of the disc. I wasn’t sure how it would all work out, but I love the result.

JOY seemed to be the perfect word to stamp on it. When I focus on the love of God and His salvation I am filled with joy and He strengthens me.  I pray that you are filled with His joy this day.

Necklace includes handmade, one-of-a-kind “JOY” pendant, Carib Blue Opal Swarovski Crystals, Sterling beads and black leather. Pendant is 1.25 inches. Necklace is 18.5 inches long. One-of-a-kind Gentle Spirit Creations necklace complete with designer tag.

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One Response to JOY Necklace

  1. Janine March 7, 2011 at 4:50 pm #

    Leeann wrote, “Oh Janine. My pieces have arrived and I am totally in awe! Your craftsmanship is breathtaking. I am smiling so hard it hurts and yet it makes me want to cry as well. These are special because of their originality and beauty but even more so because they were designed and made by you, my friend! Thank you , thank you.”

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