So instead I spent some time tidying up loose ends on copper projects that I started but never finished - some of them are fairly recent but a couple have literally been sitting on my desk for almost a year.
This pair of anticlastic copper earrings:
What I thought would be a quick pair of wire wrapped earrings. (Not quick. I still don't really know why.)
I'll add this pendant to a leather cord before I consider it done, but I really love how it turned out. I textured copper with a hammer, "puffed" it using the hydraulic press and finished with a heat patina:
And a set of copper bangles with a heat patina:
I've decided I won't list any of these in my Etsy shop; after the show is over I'll see what's left and update listings. That's always a good time to kind of clean up my shop and start fresh!