• Advertise with us
Project by kiefer posted 08-27-2012 02:54 AM 2034 views 5 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a ancient form of jewelry that I made out of a wood material .
I am fascinated with the look and I hope you enjoy the look .
I wont tell you what the material is and hope you will take a good guess .

-- Kiefer

18 comments so far

View cathyb's profile


768 posts in 3243 days

#1 posted 08-27-2012 03:14 AM

a seed pod?

-- cathyb, Hawaii,

View hardwoodman's profile


84 posts in 3225 days

#2 posted 08-27-2012 03:14 AM

Looks like pine cones

View a1Jim's profile


117091 posts in 3576 days

#3 posted 08-27-2012 03:20 AM

Looks like cactus,interesting design.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

View MonteCristo's profile


2099 posts in 2188 days

#4 posted 08-27-2012 03:31 AM

I think hardwoodman is close. Looks like some kind of evergreen cone. Makes a nice pendant whatever it is !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

View jaykaypur's profile


4017 posts in 2407 days

#5 posted 08-27-2012 09:42 AM

I am split between seed pods and evergreen cones.

Whatever they are, they look pretty nice and are definitely unique.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

View Roger's profile


20928 posts in 2803 days

#6 posted 08-27-2012 10:50 AM

Banksia pod?? They look very kool, whatever they are

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

View mafe's profile


11725 posts in 3088 days

#7 posted 08-27-2012 11:04 AM

Super cool, I also guess a Cone.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View michelletwo's profile


2735 posts in 3015 days

#8 posted 08-27-2012 11:21 AM

thye are fine looking and catch the eye

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

29226 posts in 2337 days

#9 posted 08-27-2012 11:43 AM

I originally thought like Roger and the pods, I could see pine cones after it was said also.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

20488 posts in 3105 days

#10 posted 08-27-2012 12:35 PM

One piece looks like the skeleton of a Cholla cactus. The others look like seed pods of some kind.
Great ides for the person who like natural looking things.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View rejo55's profile


190 posts in 2241 days

#11 posted 08-27-2012 12:39 PM

Hurry and tell us! How the hell can I copy it if I don’t know what it is? :o(
Really, I like whatever it is.
Have a good’un

-- rejo55, East Texas

View RICOCO's profile


47 posts in 2581 days

#12 posted 08-27-2012 03:42 PM

I think your all correct. (But a pine cone is a seed pod)

-- Paul

View Steve Esterby's profile

Steve Esterby

285 posts in 2759 days

#13 posted 08-27-2012 08:31 PM


--,the best teacher is repetition.

View Kookaburra's profile


748 posts in 2223 days

#14 posted 08-27-2012 08:42 PM

I also thought “seed pods” once I figured out they were not made to look like fossils – I originally read it as wood made to look like an ancient jewelry material. Very cool and just the kind of necklace I would wear.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

View Surfside's profile


3389 posts in 2173 days

#15 posted 08-27-2012 08:53 PM

I’m not really much into guessing what it is made of. What I want to know is the connection between the formation of the ancient jewels and the name origin that served as the thread title.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

showing 1 through 15 of 18 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics