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« on: January 12, 2010 07:34:08 AM »

Trying my hand at the swirly beads....I'm hooked!!
Also thought I'd try (I'm not sure what it's called) the pink and black circles and dots.  *L* 


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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2010 09:22:33 AM »

Ohhh, that pink and black one is GORGEOUS!
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« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2010 11:13:41 AM »

Yay, another polymer addict!  LOLOL  Grin 

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That's called "Balinese Filigree" in the polymer clay world unless some of the seed-bead-looking-bits are actual seed beads (in which case, those parts would be called "mixed media" "onlays"):
http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/onlay.htm
http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/claygun.htm

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« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2010 11:19:07 AM »

Thanks Diane.   Cheesy  I felt like sort of an idiot making something I couldn't put a name too.  *L*  And those little bits are clay...but seed beads huh??  Hmmmm.....I could do that (runs to the craft room with hairpins flying!)
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« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2010 11:22:48 AM »

If you want to use actual seed beads, check out my Mixing Media page too, under the Seed Beads category:
http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/mixing_media.htm
(....be aware of the difference between plastic and glass seed beads when curing polymer clay, but sometimes the plastic ones are fine too)

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« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2010 03:38:15 PM »

Beautiful work! How did you make all of those little circles for the pink and black one? I thought they were seed beads until I read your reply to Diane. Great job!
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« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2010 08:00:27 PM »

The little "seed bead" looking things were done by making little tiny balls of clay then poking a hole in the middle with a skewer.
  I have lots of clay tools thanks to my husband...and yet I use toothpicks, straight pins and skewers....so very technical.  *L*
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