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Topic: Starry Night...part deux!  (Read 30163 times)
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« Reply #10 on: October 02, 2006 10:32:58 AM »

Hee hee... is that one of the little easels you get at Ikea.... they're so cute!

Big Lots... 50 cents.  LOL.  I'm so cheap.  It was on sale.  Smiley
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« Reply #11 on: October 18, 2006 08:33:45 AM »

Just a quick question from a newbie here ^^ Is there a particular way you put the beads down onto the foil so that they don't shift or seperate from eachother when you put them into the oven?

Is it best to just completely fill up the sheet so that it is formfitted? I'm not exactly sure how pony beads melt, so I was just curious. Do they generally retain thier shape during the melting process?

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« Reply #12 on: October 18, 2006 11:28:22 AM »

Just a quick question from a newbie here ^^ Is there a particular way you put the beads down onto the foil so that they don't shift or seperate from eachother when you put them into the oven?

Is it best to just completely fill up the sheet so that it is formfitted? I'm not exactly sure how pony beads melt, so I was just curious. Do they generally retain thier shape during the melting process?

Thanks a bunch!

I filled the entire sheet, but you don't have to.  Smiley  I posted pix of the first one so you can see how the beads are arranged http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=101446.0  How the beads melt entirely depends on how long you let them melt... at first they shrink a bit, then they poof up, then the start to ooze down and if you let them melt long enough they will melt entirely flat & lose their shape (if they have the space to do so).
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« Reply #13 on: March 29, 2007 05:10:03 PM »

i want to try this!
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« Reply #14 on: March 29, 2007 05:10:43 PM »

i want to try this!


You should!  It's so fun (and easy!).
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« Reply #15 on: August 08, 2007 05:30:48 AM »

It's fantastic!!!
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« Reply #16 on: August 08, 2007 05:31:45 AM »

It's fantastic!!!

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« Reply #17 on: August 23, 2007 11:03:03 PM »

omg!!!  sweet that is just gorgeous.. you did an AMZG job.. i love it.
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« Reply #18 on: August 24, 2007 05:05:47 AM »

thank ya!  I think this is my favorite melted thingie!
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« Reply #19 on: August 24, 2007 10:27:36 PM »

You have just rekindled my love for those darned tiny plastic pegs. You kick major bum! Amazing!
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