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.
News: It's time to vote for your favorite swapped project! Smiley  Vote now through Sunday, August 30th!
Total Members: 302,691
Currently Running With Scissors:
704 Guests and 39 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Soldered Glass Pebble Pendant  (Read 655 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
twistedblister
« on: February 05, 2008 06:00:34 AM »

I love to solder. I made this piece with a 1-1/2" glass pebble that is flat on one side and domed on the other. I adhered an original picture from an old dictionary with paper glaze. I let it dry then put copper tape on the edge. You can use a bone folder (I cant find mine so I just use the side of a pen to smooth down all the wrinkles). Then you add paste flux with a paint brush.  Soldering round objects is a challenge. I have a clothes pin attached to a dowel rod to do this.

« Last Edit: May 20, 2011 03:55:13 PM by jungrrl - Reason: changed links to images » THIS ROCKS   Logged
ninafaye
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2009 04:52:33 PM »

Great job!  This is exactly what I am wanting to learn to do!  Is there a tutorial somewhere?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Hippie9
Offline Offline

Posts: 936
Joined: 15-Jan-2005

The Mythical and Magical Seahorse


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2009 07:38:28 PM »

That looks great!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Kim

My blog/showcase of my crafts:  http://kimmadecrafts.blogspot.com/
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Pro Tips For Runway To Real Life Hairstyles
Tips For Avoiding Frizzy Hair
How To Use Hot Rollers
How to Get the Hottest Hair Trends in Hollywood
How to Style Short Hair Like Emma Watson
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Upcycled Paint Cans
August 26, 2015 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Flannel Hoodie

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.