A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you know about all of these Craftster features?
Total Members: 302,560
Currently Running With Scissors:
702 Guests and 23 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: A pirate's life for me...  (Read 3816 times)
Tags for this thread: pirate  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
UntamedMenagerie
« on: June 18, 2009 03:29:07 PM »

I just wanted to get some opinions on my skull pendant! It's my favorite (or 2nd favorite, maybe) jewelry item I've ever made.  Grin I've cut it from 2mm thick stainless steel that I've brush finished with a coarse aluminum oxide and porcelain media.






And then there's this lovely ship pendant:







Sorry for the poor photos; the steel is really lovely in person and hard for me to capture.  Undecided
« Last Edit: June 18, 2009 03:34:26 PM by UntamedMenagerie » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Etsy Shop: http://untamedmenagerie.etsy.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/nikkimenagerie

The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists-Dickens
dip_n_dot
T.L.D.G*
Offline Offline

Posts: 698
Joined: 19-Feb-2006

Skate & Destory


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2009 04:02:20 PM »

i LOVE the skull!! I so want it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

wist<3
i <3 Personal Swaps!

Crochet Challenge go vote!
Seraphina_de_Sangre
The Daredevil Sky Pirate
Offline Offline

Posts: 2528
Joined: 28-Oct-2007

Down to a 12 and shedding more lbs. everyday!


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2009 04:49:52 PM »

That ship is so cool.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Swaps
Multi-Themed Steampunk Swap

Wist
Krystal Knight
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2009 04:53:13 PM »

very very cool!  I don't wear necklaces often, let alone larger ones, but I would totally wear this in a heartbeat.  I must ask though, are the edges on the ship (sails, etc) a bit sharp?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
CrazyCristyC
Offline Offline

Posts: 296
Joined: 24-Aug-2008

http://tossedcookies.wordpress.com/


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2009 04:59:28 PM »

Love it, want it, would totally buy it!  I love your work!

- Cristy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

UntamedMenagerie
« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2009 06:43:57 PM »

very very cool!  I don't wear necklaces often, let alone larger ones, but I would totally wear this in a heartbeat.  I must ask though, are the edges on the ship (sails, etc) a bit sharp?

 Smiley Thank you! The tips of the sails on my ship are a little sharp, but not during wear as it lays completely flat against my skin. The first one I made was cut from a thinner gauge of steel and that made it sharper, but I think this one turned out just right! It's 2 mm thick or 14 gauge.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Etsy Shop: http://untamedmenagerie.etsy.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/nikkimenagerie

The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists-Dickens
MsJamieLeigh
« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2009 07:00:59 PM »

I need these. I would buy these. You should make more and sell them, like, to me! Smiley

The ship would match earrings I have.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I have no special talent, I am only passionately curious.
fishgurll
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2009 11:05:38 PM »

The skull is hella sexy - well done!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

- I use antlers in all of my decorating -
DeathByDigitalBunnies
« Reply #8 on: June 19, 2009 08:19:04 AM »

Its lovely oh and promo note Ive bought one of untamed necklaces and they really are lovely Ive gotten tons of complements on it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
carmencrafter
No one can make it better than you can
Offline Offline

Posts: 635
Joined: 08-Mar-2009


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: June 19, 2009 10:21:59 AM »

I'm not a skull girl, but this is fantastic just like all your other items.  Great job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Surround yourself with beautiful things!!

Bernie Lomax died for your sins!
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Style a Side Bun
Michelle Obama Sports Brand New Highlighted Do
4 Top Celebrity Hair Trends Anyone Can Do
Best Products For Voluminous Hair
Bed Head Hair For Effortless Style
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.