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Topic: Steampunk Fabrege Egg (My first challenge entry)  (Read 5398 times)
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« on: May 05, 2009 06:56:48 AM »

As soon as I heard the challenge I had an idea of what I wanted to make.  Fortunately the women in our family were having a crafting retreat weekend which gave me plenty of time to work on my entry.

I really like the whole steampunk aesthetic, which is the look I was going for with this egg.




The egg is a large easter egg, covered in black polymer clay and decorated with various watch parts and copper wire.  It is hinged and lined with red satin (sorry, no pictures of that part!).

C&C welcome, and don't forget to vote!
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« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2009 07:21:31 AM »

Steampunk rocks. I love that you used wee cogs in there and the copper wire looks great. =)
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« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2009 04:52:05 PM »

That is so cool!! I love the wire work!
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« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2009 09:18:32 PM »

I like it, its very sexy.  if an egg can be sexy?  I dunno, I think its a sexy egg!
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« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2009 10:01:04 AM »

That's so seriously awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2009 07:58:42 PM »

I would never have thought to cover an egg with polymer clay.  This is really cool.
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« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2009 07:49:25 AM »

I love steampunk! Great project!
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« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2009 03:18:48 PM »

That's fantastic! I really really like it Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2009 10:33:16 PM »

That's a great way to reuse those easter eggs! I really love the looks good job.  Cheesy
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