A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Curious if a project is for sale, or if someone wants to do a private swap with you?  Please Personal Message the member rather than posting on the thread.
Total Members: 306,084
Currently Running With Scissors:
325 Guests and 8 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 8
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Blue/Green Melted Bead Lampshade  (Read 54866 times)
Tags for this thread: melted_bead  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
sweets4ever
The Craftster Admin
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 42090
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #10 on: February 14, 2008 08:09:02 PM »

How in the world do you do that?  I know how to make record bowls but can't quite wrap my head around how to do this.  I have a ton of mardi gras beads and would like to try this

I can't wait to see what you come up with!  Here's the basic idea (look at my pictures in the second post, specifically)... http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=100703.0

I used the same process for this one, but now I use a huge cake pan instead of a pizza pan (to get more depth in the shade).
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Do more of what makes you happy.
taloola
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5000
Joined: 02-Jan-2005

Midwiffin' @ Mother By Nature Midwifery!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #11 on: February 14, 2008 09:51:44 PM »

i looooove the clear beads in there!!! so pretty!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

bluwave06
Tutorial Contributor

Fifties Twist
Offline Offline

Posts: 2417
Joined: 06-Mar-2005


View Profile WWW
« Reply #12 on: February 14, 2008 09:51:52 PM »

So pretty!!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lighthematch
« Reply #13 on: February 14, 2008 11:03:28 PM »

Wow!  I'm not usually a big fan of melted beads, but THIS  is beautiful  Shocked!  I am envious--and regretting giving away a couple of lamps JUST like yours...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

-------------------------------------------------------------------

Yeah, well, you know, that's just, like, your opinion, man.
rillawolf
« Reply #14 on: February 15, 2008 04:01:13 AM »

Oh god, I just freecycled an upright that would have been perfect for this! Cry Sweets, I love, love, love this and the old one from your link! Must scour op shops for beads tomorrow.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
kaleesi
Craftaholic
Offline Offline

Posts: 3614
Joined: 29-Jan-2005

Rae'Lynn Grace - 5 months old


View Profile
« Reply #15 on: February 15, 2008 04:09:47 AM »

 Shocked  Wow - this is sooooooooooo gorgeous and elegant - you just keep getting better and better sweets!!! And it's made from metallic nonmelting mardigras beads intermixed with meltables???   I love the colors!!!! Wow!!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have a gorgeous granddaughter Smiley

Not allowed to craft without supervision Wink
God is big enough.....
narhloki
« Reply #16 on: February 15, 2008 05:08:15 AM »

Beautiful, the best yet.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

sweets4ever
The Craftster Admin
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 42090
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #17 on: February 15, 2008 05:11:49 AM »

Wow, thank you all so much for your kind words!!  This was the best thing to wake up to! Smiley Smiley *hugs*

Shocked  Wow - this is sooooooooooo gorgeous and elegant - you just keep getting better and better sweets!!! And it's made from metallic nonmelting mardigras beads intermixed with meltables???   I love the colors!!!! Wow!!!!

Hehe, thanks!! Smiley  The Mardi Gras beads are meltables as well.  They are strands are plastic beads.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Do more of what makes you happy.
CrochetAdikt
Offline Offline

Posts: 1332
Joined: 20-Jun-2007

splish splash i was takin a bath


View Profile
« Reply #18 on: February 15, 2008 08:19:11 AM »

wow stalker! that turned out REALLY kewl!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

k-roc
yarnophile
Offline Offline

Posts: 422
Joined: 09-Jan-2005

likes stuff


View Profile
« Reply #19 on: February 15, 2008 08:29:59 AM »

Sweets you are a melting machine! This is awesome. I love the flow and the colour of the necklaces, they look very "Under the Sea"
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I "Wist" you'd stalk me...
http://www.wists.com/ScarlettBegonia

If you're gonna dine with them cannibals, well sooner or later darling you're going to get eaten.
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 8 Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
July 27, 2016 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Making Pom Poms
Your Dog Oughta Be In Pictures

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.