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Topic: Recycled Coke Bottle Fused Glass Necklace and Earrings ( 2 pics )  (Read 7677 times)
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« on: February 21, 2008 01:05:19 PM »

I am CONSTANTLY on the lookout for more things to melt in my kiln.   It's a sickness!

Smiley

So...last night, I was rummaging through my treasures, and found, amongst my glass, some antique bottles that I hoard. 

WHY NOT!??!?

So, today, ( and it took me ALL day )....I made these lovelies, and I couldn't be happier!

Tomorrow, I'm going to do beer and wine bottles for different color effects!

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Here's the earrings:



And here's the necklace:



yay!

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« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2008 01:09:08 PM »

So cool!
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« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2008 01:12:22 PM »

Thanks!

I can't wait to see what a cobalt wine bottle will look like.

I made a windchime a couple of  years ago, but I couldn't get the donuts to lay perfecty ( or somewhat perfectly) round...so I'm excited about that!


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« Reply #3 on: February 21, 2008 02:46:30 PM »

Those are fantastic! I would wear them in a second!


***wonders where I could get a kiln...lol***
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« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2008 02:51:41 PM »

Those are great, I loooove the earrings!  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2008 03:14:24 PM »

thanks so much!

I'm DYYYYYYYING to make cobalt blue.

I want to make them RIGHT NOW!

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(I'm supposed to be painting my living room, though!)

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« Reply #6 on: February 21, 2008 03:28:17 PM »

those are pretty! I would love to see some colored glass ones, we live in wine valley here so I got lots of those bottles, lol
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« Reply #7 on: February 21, 2008 05:56:29 PM »

Awesome work. I love how the necklace isn't perfectly round, it gives it a lot of character.
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« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2008 03:21:05 PM »

did you cut rings from the bottle? I have a beautiful blue bottle that would look so cool made into a wind chime.
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« Reply #9 on: March 03, 2008 06:46:58 AM »

that's exactly what I did! 

It is verrrrrrrrrrrry tricky, too!

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I'm going to make a few windchimes, too.  I'm begging my friends to drink more wine! LOL!
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