Made In Roatan

Beautiful Island ~ Resilient People ~ Amazing Stories

Joan Ebony & Madeline Dixon

Joan's Girls 1I first met Joan at a local public library opening up the road from where we live.   Now where you live it may be normal and common place to have a library but it was a big deal here on our island of Roatan.  I was impressed with her kind heart and her authentic loving heart.  She thanked us ‘for all we do for the island’. 

JoanShe told us about the kids that come to the main library in French Harbour every day, not only to do their homework but to have a safe place to be.  Joan is more than the head librarian there.  She is more like a community mother, and a very loving one.  Many of the ‘regulars’ at the library can’t afford to eat let alone get what they need to go to school.  It was at that point that we decided to help them out by purchasing black shoes for about a 100 children in that community.   She was tickled pink and gave us the warmest and most loving hug I have ever had.


That was the beginning of a wonderful relationship with her.  In June 2011 our daughter Emily came to Roatan to be with us for a couple of months and to volunteer at the library to help organize the books and computerize the system.

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It was through that time that we really got close to her and she feels like family now.  Joan works tirelessly at the library, and also takes care of her two mute siblings who live with her as well as her 3 beautiful daughters. She also provided care and housing for her sweet mother until she passed away in October 2011.

We pondered what we could do to help this dear family and Emily decided to teach them the art of making wire crochet jewelry.  I am happy to say that they have mastered it beautifully. Thanks for helping this wonderful family.  May your heart be blessed!







 
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What a unique color!! I love the shape as well. Really unique!
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A beautifully shaped piece of local sea glass that is wrapped with silver coated wire by Madeline.
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I love this piece! Did you know that gray seaglass is one in a 1000?! This piece has been drilled and wrapped and I think Madeline has done a fantastic job!
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A simple elegant wrapped piece of local seaglass ~ the rare light blue color to remind you of the sea! This is a rare find!!!
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A beautiful crocheted necklace using soft green and white glass beads with a local found seafoam piece of seaglass.
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$ 12.00
Beautiful green and coral stones crocheted with silver wire makes a stunning bracelet. 7"
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$ 12.00
Green sea glass crocheted with a silver wire makes a darling 7" bracelet.
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A large piece of green seaglass wrapped with silver coated wire, on a antique beige nylon cord with green and white glass seed beads. 18" with brass toggle clasp
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So pretty! A lovely piece of cobalt blue sea glass has been fastened onto a silver cross. On black suede with lobster clasp and charm. Each one is unique!
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Did you know that gold sea glass is one of the rarest colours? It is 1/10,000. This is a very special of local glass that is hand wrapped using silver coated wire, and on a brown nylon cord with lobster clasp. 18 inches.
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$ 16.00
A very unique colour of sea glass: chartreuse! Hand-drilled and wrapped on a brown nylon cord, 18" with lobster claw.
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A lovely piece of local found brown sea glass has been fastened onto a silver cross. On black cord with lobster clasp and charm. Each one is unique!
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$ 20.00
A unique cobalt blue sea glass necklace wrapped with silver coated wire, 18" on black cord with lobster claw and small 'made for you' charm
$ 18.00
This is a beautiful piece that is wrapped with silver coated wire and on crocheted necklace using brown nylon thread and glass turquoise beads. 18" with brass toggle clasp
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$ 22.00
Gray seaglass is very rare! This is a beautiful piece that is wrapped with silver coated wire and on a crocheted necklace. 18" with brass toggle clasp
$ 12.00
A lovely piece of seaglass has been fastened onto a silver cross. On black cord with lobster clasp and charm. Each one is unique!
$ 12.00
Green sea glass earrings wrapped in silver wire.
$ 10.00
Handwrapped green seaglass earrings with silver coated wire
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A beautiful pearl bracelet with 3 local pieces of rounded seaglass
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Crochet with silver coated wire using amber coloured chip beads
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$ 12.00
Beautiful seafoam green earrings wrapped with 22 gauge silver coated wire.
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Crochet with silver coated wire using black chip.
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$ 10.00
Chunky paper bead bracelet with an adjustable chain.
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Double braided bracelet with a brown local found seaglass as a charm. measures 7 inches.
$ 20.00
3 hand drilled seaglass on a rope chain. 18 inches with a lobster claw
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A very unique bracelet using small black crosses, closed with a lobster claw. This bracelet would fit a wrist that measures 6 1/2"
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