Frances' 2014 CiM focal
or simplicity in purple and green

Frances made a hollow ovoid in purple with commando trailing for her CiM jan focal challenge:

CiM focal

Though Frances was somewhat frustrated with it, I think this is a nice example of ‘simple idea, executed well’. Note, for example, that the bead stands on its own. In fact, it was so stable I felt completely comfortable styling it with glass rods in the colors used to make it.