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« on: February 17, 2008 09:52:14 AM »

Well, okay, it's my second batch of fused glass...but the first fire didn't even resemble any kind of glass... therefore, this has now become my first batch!



The black and blue one is about 3" big and the smaller ones are an inch big.  Any ideas what to do with them aside from pendants or bracelets or any wearable jewelry?  The red one is already a pendant.
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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2008 10:14:41 AM »

ooh these are prettttttty!

the bottom row of beads would look amazing as a bracelet, and I LOVELOVELOVE the red pendant, and the blue pendant is just...awesome.


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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2008 10:25:37 AM »

Sometimes I make mine into magnets.
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2008 11:29:32 AM »

sometimes larger ones can be tiles, or if you were doing a really special mosaic you could incorporate the smaller ones in between tile pieces, or into a backsplash.  the fact that they are opaque means that using them like tiles would work ok.
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« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2008 11:55:37 AM »

Cool! If you made a ton of the smaller kind, you could make a pretty sweet belt.
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« Reply #5 on: February 17, 2008 12:17:46 PM »

Those would make way wicked buttons!  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: February 17, 2008 07:40:07 PM »

ooh... buttons! Great idea...  I like magnets also.  I WOULD use them as tile except I'm not making that many and because I rent, I'd have no place to put them except on furniture and that stuff is kinda antique-ish, so I don't wanna fudge it up with my crappy fused glass.  And I don't wear belts but that is a great idea!

Thanks for ideas guys! Keep 'em coming!!
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