These fossilized ammonites have been sliced in half, and the cut side has been polished. Every one is different. They look great when inlaid into a gourd design, such as this lovely piece created by Phyllis Sickles. Sizes vary from about 1 to 1.5 inches wide per piece, and they are sold in matched pairs. $5 per pair
Back in Stock - Flat Ammonites!
These ammonites are encapsulated in stone, and the stone has been cut an polished on the front. The back is flat for easy inlay. Sizes vary from about 1 to 1.5 inches wide . 2 ammonites in each package - they are not matched pairs. $3
These items are beautiful when inlaid into your gourds. Be sure to visit my carving and inlay tutorial page which shows how to use these materials on your gourds.
Heishi, Turquoise, Stone Beads and Inlay Supplies
Heishi: The strands are approximately 1.5 - 3 mm in diameter and are about 22 - 24" long with these exceptions: Hematite - 16" Navajo mix - 30". Shell and hematite are natural materials. Others are synthetic stone.
* Note - Due to natural color variations in shell, the actual colors may differ slightly.
Southwest Mix - $3
Random mixed stones
Turquoise, Malachite, white and ruby
Orange Coral $3
with red highlights
Gaspeite $3 Apple Green with brown matrix Azurite/Malachite - $3
Terra Cotta with orange matrix $3
with Matrix - $3
with Matrix - $3
NEW - Blue Green with Matrix
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"Navajo" Mixed Heishi Strands
These extra long 30" strands are a pleasing pre-strung pattern of several types of stones and shell. $5 per strand
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"Navajo" Light Heishi Mix, Penshell,turquoise, garnet and white.
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These arrowheads are really nice quality. Each one is sharp and could actually be used on arrow reproductions. Each one is cut from agate, and no two are alike. The stone colors range from whites to browns, greys, brick red and black. Each one is about 1 1/2" in length. $1 each, or 6 pieces for $5
This gourd has an arrowhead accent.
Gourds inlaid with turquoise
Copyright Bonnie Gibson 2007
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Magnesite Stone Cabochons
Magnesite stone cabochons, dyed to turquoise. Because they are real stone, they have natural markings. They are great for the budget minded crafter that wants the look of real gemstones, but at a fraction of the price. $1 per bag
6mm Rounds (10 pcs)
8mm Rounds (10 pcs)
10mm Rounds (10 pcs)
14mm Rounds (6 pcs)
24mm Rounds (2 pcs)
8mm Squares (10 pcs)
14mm Squares (6 pcs)
10x14 mm Ovals (8 pcs)
13x18mm Ovals (6 pcs)
18x24mm Ovals (3 pcs)
20x30 mm Ovals (2 pcs)
25x35mm Ovals (1 pcs)
Magnesite Turquoise Washers
6mm - 15 pcs for $1
10 mm Magnesite CORAL Washers/Discs
(approx 3/8" wide) 10 pcs for $1
Left: Lion's Paw Shell Discs - 12 pcs for $1
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New - Metallic Hematite Stone Heishi
Colors are electroplated onto the natural metallic surface of hematite and are gorgeous jewel tone colors - just enough "bling" without being gaudy!. Because they are real stone, the strands are 16" long. The top strands are in a matte finish, the bottom strands are shiny. They all fit well in a channel.
Metallic Hematite Heishi
SHINY Blue Metallic Hematite - $4
SHINY Peacock Metallic Hematite - $4
(Blues, Greens, Purples, Golds)
SHINY Copper Metallic Hematite - $4
NEW - SHINY SILVER -$4
NEW - Not Shown SHINY Gold Metallic Hematite - $4
Magnesite Turquoise Fetish Bear Beads
These real stone fetish bear beads are drilled from top to bottom for stringing. 3 dimensional.
Small - 8 pcs for $2Out of Stock
(not shown) - 6 pcs for $2
New - Magnesite Turquoise round beads. Available in 8mm and 12mm sizes. 16" strand of beads
8mm strand $3.50
12mm strand $4
Melon Shell - $3
Lt. Pen Shell - $3
Hematite Stone - $2
Shiny, metallic, grey-black
Pen Shell - $3
Value Priced! Mixed GRAB BAGS contain a mix of shapes and sizes. $5 per bag
Ammonite gourd by Phyllis Sickles
Stone Bead strands - 16"
Pipestone, Coral, or Turquoise magnesite thin rondelles or washers. Size of each bead is about 2mm x 6mm OR 2mm x 10mm. Real stone - beautiful variegated colors.
Pipestone - 6mm washers $3 per strand
Pipestone - 10mm washers $5 per strand
Coral - 6mm washers $3 per strand
Coral - 10mm washers $5 per strand
Turquoise - 6mm washers $3 per strand
Picture Jasper Teardrop Cabochon/Bead Sets
These sets of stones contain 4 round beads and 3 cabochon/bead teardrops. The teardrops are flat on the back and rounded on the front and are perfect for inlay or stringing. Use one piece, or use them as a set! Every piece varies, but all are lovely earthy colors similar to the set shown here. Each teardrop is about 1" w x 2" long. $7 per set
NEW set of ovals - contain 8 round beads 6 - 13x18mm and 1 20x30mm oval cabochon/beads. While these are drilled though the side for stringing, they are flat on the back and rounded on the front and are perfect for inlay. Use one piece, or use them as a set! Every piece varies, but all are lovely earthy colors similar to the set shown here. $7 per set
Pipestone pictured above. Not shown - Coral and Turquoise
The colors of the coral and turquoise are similar to the washers shown higher up on this page.
NEW - Murano Glass Millifiori Cabochon
Beautiful millifiori ("thousand flowers") glass cabochons from Murano, Italy. Each piece is unique, but they look similar to the ones shown here. They are flat on the back for easy inlay into your gourd projects. Also, small millifiori teardrop beads, drilled side to size at the very top. Limited supply of both.
18mm Round Red $1 each
18mm Round Turquoise $1 each
18x24 mm Oval Red $2 each
18x24mm Oval Blue $2 each
10 Mixed Teardrop Beads $2