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Topic: Octopus - wall hanging or ginormous necklace ?  (Read 12790 times)
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stringofpearls
« Reply #60 on: October 11, 2009 10:06:48 PM »

I think this would also be really cool as a hair piece.
Out of curiosity, what did you use to antique it?
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sarafpool
« Reply #61 on: October 12, 2009 11:25:13 PM »

I love the coloring on this! That rose/pink/shimmer (not so good at describing) is gorgeous! Is it super heavy?
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TinfoilHalo
« Reply #62 on: October 13, 2009 01:57:46 PM »

I think this would also be really cool as a hair piece.
Out of curiosity, what did you use to antique it?

I mixed acrylic paint (browns and gold) and used a paint brush / my fingers to get it into the cracks, and then an almost dry papertowel to sponge off.  Once it was dry, used Varathane as a sealer.

As far as weight, its not terribly heavy, less than a pound.  I don't have a small scale to get an exact weight on it.  I can wear it for most of the day without feeling a strain on my neck or skin, but after about 6 hours, I do need to take it off or let it rest on my chestal region  Wink instead of dangling from my neck.
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« Reply #63 on: October 14, 2009 06:12:41 AM »

wow this is really beautiful1
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Vecrutzi
« Reply #64 on: October 17, 2009 12:30:17 PM »

wow your octopuses are gorgeous! I don't suppose you do personal swaps?
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sookie74
« Reply #65 on: October 21, 2009 04:11:04 PM »

i love it! I don't know what it looked like before the glazing, but it's gorgeous with!!
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« Reply #66 on: December 03, 2009 07:15:41 AM »

OMG I love it!!!!

I love the pearl details!!!!

Just gorgeous!!!

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« Reply #67 on: December 04, 2009 11:38:12 AM »

This is gorgeous. I would totally buy and wear something like this. I'm glad you antiqued it because it makes it so elegant.
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BlueJai
« Reply #68 on: January 28, 2010 12:08:19 PM »

GORGEOUS!! Would definitely rock this as a necklace if she were mine. Grin
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« Reply #69 on: January 28, 2010 10:12:40 PM »

ohuhmyuhgod!
GORGEOUS!!!
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