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« on: September 28, 2009 05:10:39 PM »

So, i've been dying to test out my true design skills and came up with these ever so cute soap bars!
TRUST ME i'm no artist, the flowers are just something I learned in nail tech school, lol.....

So it's just using the regular sqare bar mold from WSP and the designs are hand painted with a soap paint base that you mix equal parts of acrylic paint with, let it dry and then do a thin layer of base of it. It's tricky to work with so if you try it have some patience and k now Rome wasn't built in a day :-)
The other design is done with a cookie cutter, imagination and Mica from TKB :-)

Juicy Couture Scented with flowers




Pomagranate & Peaches with Mica hearts


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« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2009 05:17:30 PM »

Ooh, I'm not one for soaps most of the time but I have a feeling those painted soaps are going to be pretty popular  Wink They look great!
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« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2009 06:06:02 PM »

they are very pretty! I love the hearts!
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« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2009 07:42:41 PM »

Lovely work as always. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: October 07, 2009 09:17:18 AM »

How did you make the hearts with cookie cutters?
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« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2009 03:58:39 PM »

glad you all enjoy them and thanks for the kudo's!

Takocos..... i just imprint the cutter on the soap and take a very small amount and use a small crafters paint brush and detail the inside with the mica. It's a annoying thing to do but it's worth the look.
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« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2009 11:38:14 AM »

Those are so cute! I haven't seen many people do this yet. Love it!
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