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Farnsworth
« on: January 11, 2010 07:49:52 PM »

I had the idea to make a pendant shaped like the lightening bolt on the forehead of David Bowie's "Aladdin Sane" persona. My inspiration came from this, if you aren't familiar  http://i43.tinypic.com/22jate.jpg

Anyhoo, here is the end result!



I rolled some red sculpy and cut it to about the right shape, then made an eyepin out of wire and stuck it in the top.

http://www.craftster.org/pictures/showphoto.php?photo=320918&ppuser=101677

I made two, but the other one didn't quite look right, so I may make that into a zipper charm or something. We will see.

I didn't want to recharge my dremel, so this got polished with one of those nail buffer blocks, then I used some sparkly enamel paint i have that is supposed to be for cars.

Have another photo for scale!


Shortly after these were baked, the heating element on my oven burned out (literally in a ball of flame) so I'm glad these finished baking first, or my oven's death would have been wasted!
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« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2010 10:39:26 PM »

This kicks ass because,
1, it looks great!
2, I love Bowie!
Great idea, glam rock forever!
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« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2010 11:38:20 PM »

Cool! Love this, too!
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« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2010 11:57:46 AM »

This kicks ass because,
1, it looks great!
2, I love Bowie!
Great idea, glam rock forever!

Yay! I always like running into fellow fans. Thanks for commenting Cheesy
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