August Birthstone Dragons – Peridot – by Various Artists

Happy Birthday to my August-born readers!  You’re another lucky month with three different birthstones — Peridot, Spinel, and Sardonyx — but Peridot is by far the most popular, so let’s begin with the adorable peridot-colored August Dragon w/ Bow by American artist and crafter Amaze-ing Hats.  The artist writes, “The little girl who this dragon is for has…

July Birthstone Dragons – Ruby – by Various Artists

Happy Birthday to my July-born readers!  It’s really summertime now (it’s 100 degrees right now in Minneapolis!), so the firey red gem for this month’s birthstone is quite appropriate!  Up first is this beautifully colored piece called Ruby by Canadian deviantartist koyamori.  She has an amazing deviantart gallery, but she doesn’t post there anymore — now you…

June Birthstone Dragons – Alexandrite – by Various Artists

Happy Birthday to all my readers born in June!  This month we’re starting out with a cross-stitched pattern called Dragon Birthstone SAL – June/Alexandrite by American artist and crafter Gayle Tominaga, posting as jijikit, and created from a 2017 Mystery “Stitch-a-Long” pattern by Brittany Church of InglesideImaginarium.  Doesn’t he look so happy?  You can find more of Gayle’s art…

May Birthstone Dragons – Emerald – by Various Artists

  Happy Birthday to all my May-born readers!  It’s my birthday month too, so if I’ve gone a little over eight dragons this month, well, that’s my prerogative! 😉  First up, check out this beautifully sculpted Emerald Dragon by Ukrainian professional artist Evgeniya Glazkova, posting as MyOwnDragon.  A feathered dragon in beautiful green jewel-tones?  I’m in love! …