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Handmade Murrini & Underwater Aquarium Glass Beads

Even though making these beads takes a long time, a lot of work and concentration, (and can even be downright stressful at times!), they have become my all time favorite beads to make….thus far. 😉

No two of these beads are exactly the same so each of them is a one-of-a-kind, very special piece.

I build them murrini by murrini, rarely choosing the chips in advance. I like to be spontaneous and pick the murrini chips as I go along building the bead. Here’s a picture of the pile of murrini I have to choose from as I make a bead:

Murrini

I also regularly make new murrini to add to my stash of chips to choose from. Here are some recent designs I made (these are currently available on Etsy):

Coral Strands / Stamen Cane Murrini

Mountain Sunrise Murrini

Mountain Sunrise Murrini

Watercolors Murrini

Watercolors Murrini

 

Below are more encased murrini beads that were made in the past couple weeks. Many of them are still available on Etsy.

ANEMONE REEF

ANEMONE REEF

SUNRISE REEF

SUNRISE REEF

SHERBET REEF

SHERBET REEF

MONTEREY BAY REEF

MONTEREY BAY REEF

SILVER GLASS REEF

SILVER GLASS REEF

PINK REEF

PINK REEF

DEEP SEA REEF

DEEP SEA REEF

SHELL REEF

SHELL REEF

About ccglassart

Combining fire and glass to create fine handmade lampwork glass art beads & murrini for designers, collectors, and glass artists.

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