Thursday, October 22, 2009

Elegant European!

Our latest feature on different Chainmaille Weaves is on European weaves. All the items in the spotlight feature European 4 in 1 or European 6 in 1 weaves. It is a beautiful and elegant weave, suited to many different uses.

You can see more elegant European pieces by checking our member studio links on the left of the blog.

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Magnificent Mobius!

Welcome back to our newest feature weave. This time round it is Mobius, also known as Rosettes or Flowers. It is a relatively simple weave, but the results are beautiful. Our talented guild members have put it to use in may different pieces. Here is just a sample...

You can find more examples by visiting guild member studios on ArtFire by clicking the links on the left of the blog.

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Brilliant Byzantine!

Here we are with the first of a regular feature for the ArtFire Chainmaille Guild blog.
Every few days we will spotlight 9 wonderful creations from 9 different studios, all of whom are members of the guild.
Our first spotlight is on Brilliant Byzantine. This is by no means all the Byzantine creations by guild members..but it certainly gives you a little taste of one of the most beautiful chainmaille weaves.

Gorgeous creations.

Let us know what you would like to see, and we will feature it in an upcoming spotlight.

Friday, October 2, 2009

And the winner is....

The winner of the September Monthly Challenge - Fall Finery is BarbsDesigns with her fabulous necklace creation. Congratulations Barb.

Thank you to all who voted, and to all who entered.