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« on: May 01, 2009 02:44:21 PM »

For the challenge I instantly knew what I wanted to make, and it is inspired by a Faberge Egg. The egg is called The Bay Tree Egg, and it is the second image.





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The only thing I bought to make this were the two eggs. They were about .15 on sale after Easter, and everything else I already had.

Thanks for looking, and this was a fun challenge! Grin
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« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2009 02:48:43 PM »

Those look great.  Cheesy Who knew you could make plastic eggs so pretty?
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2009 03:13:25 PM »

How pretty!  That'd make a great centerpeice. 
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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2009 05:32:15 PM »

Very elegant. What a great use of plastic eggs!
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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2009 06:47:50 PM »

Wow, great job!!  It really could be a fabulous centerpiece.
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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2009 06:49:22 PM »

ooo that's really pretty!
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« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2009 10:06:22 PM »

Very elegant egg.  Nice work.
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2009 02:10:38 PM »

So beautiful!
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« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2009 04:14:01 PM »

I thought of faberge egg, but had no idea how to recreate it.  you did an amazing job!
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« Reply #9 on: May 02, 2009 06:41:01 PM »

Thanks for all the comments! Smiley

It is setting in one of my bathrooms, and looks very pretty reflecting in the mirror. Think I may experiment with doing other colors of beads, and cold porcelain flowers.
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« Reply #10 on: May 02, 2009 06:42:20 PM »

Exceptional crafting! This would be a beautiful addition to almost any holiday! Or just to sit around for ornamentation!
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« Reply #11 on: May 03, 2009 08:05:24 AM »

Thank you Fairlight! Smiley
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« Reply #12 on: May 10, 2009 01:58:18 PM »

Ooh, shiney. I think yours looks much nicer than the original one!
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