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41  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: modroc / plaster bowls on: June 05, 2009 04:07:01 AM
That is metallic paint - acrylic type base and quite dense with the metals.  I love the finish with it - although it does tend to highlight surface imperfections more than matt finish does.
42  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Beads: Completed Projects / Re: Making beads from rose petals! Tutorial included! on: June 01, 2009 08:01:41 AM
This is an amazing idea, thanks for sharing Smiley
43  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Beads: Completed Projects / Re: Chandelier Quartz Crystal Beaded Lariat Necklace on: June 01, 2009 07:56:44 AM
I wouldn't complain if I got this as a gift!  It really is beautiful indeed.
44  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Beads: Completed Projects / Re: Victorian beaded ornament on: June 01, 2009 07:54:35 AM
That is very special. I love it. 
45  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: My Mushroom Patch on: June 01, 2009 04:17:52 AM
These are great!  They would be great car freshners, soak a little essential oil into the wood and hang from the rear view mirror Smiley  Or for the airing closet!  Just refresh the oil now and again.
46  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: modroc / plaster bowls on: June 01, 2009 04:06:58 AM
Forgot to mention that some of the bowls were decorated initially with coloured strips of fine tissue paper to make a very bright candy strip effect.  These were sealed with PVA between new layers.  These bowls were very much stronger than just the painted ones when finally varnished.
47  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / modroc / plaster bowls on: June 01, 2009 03:52:36 AM
Using a balloon covering with layers of wet plaster bandages, a used sticky tape cardboard ring for the base, then painting and sealing with varnish to complete.  These are a few samples of what we produced.

These plaster bowls are cool bits of art, but also have some uses such as wrapped candy dishes, or for cosmetic cotton balls etc - basically anything that is not too heavy to smash the delicate plaster.

Just going to upload a pic to the gallery!

48  MORE ART, LESS CRAFT / More Art, Less Craft: Completed Works / Re: Watercolor Stencil Portrait + TUTORIAL on: June 01, 2009 03:31:06 AM
Just wondering if you could use clear candles to mask out the areas, then remove afterwards with a warm iron and brown paper?

Great tutorial btw, thanks for sharing.
49  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Scrapbooking: Discussion and Questions / Re: Online Supply Sources on: May 11, 2009 03:30:50 AM
This lady has amazing links on her blog to lots of free digital scrapbooking downloads.  Elements, papers, frames, word art etc.

50  PAPER CRAFTS, SCRAPBOOKING & ATCs (ARTIST TRADING CARDS) / Scrapbooking: Completed Projects / Re: A few of my digital scrapbooking pages on: May 11, 2009 02:44:33 AM
I like the virgo one too Smiley I'm inspired to have a go at a capricorn one Smiley
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