A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
November 17 News: WOW!  Congratulate the winner of DIY Halloween Costumes 2015!
Total Members: 303,806
Currently Running With Scissors:
594 Guests and 15 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: Challenge 1: Seasnake  (Read 5821 times)
Tags for this thread: beaded , necklace , snake , jewelry_and_trinkets_challenge_1_colors_of_the_sea  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 382
Joined: 09-Oct-2008

View Profile WWW
« on: February 09, 2010 05:07:25 PM »

I didn't think I would be able to get this done by the deadline but I was snowed in today and couldn't get to work.  Soooo, I crocheted all day and just got it finished.  It can be worn as a necklace or double wrapped and worn as a bracelet. Hope you enjoy!

« Last Edit: May 14, 2010 12:14:36 AM by MareMare » THIS ROCKS   Logged

Learning to see by the dark of the moon as well as the light of the day.
Angel in the making....
Offline Offline

Posts: 2494
Joined: 13-Mar-2006

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2010 05:27:11 PM »

oh my that is lovely.

did you crochet it?
the whole thing wow that is just awesome


Life is a terminal disease, NO one gets out alive.....The idea is to enjoy it while you can.

Aquarian Spiritual church
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator
Quilting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 20278
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker

View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: February 09, 2010 05:33:42 PM »

Oh my goodness! That's amazing! How long did it take you?

Soaps by MareMare Blog Updated! 8/19

~The 2015 Quiltalong! is up and chugging along! Come join us!~

Love painting your nails? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!
Im Sew Silly
If you're crafty and ya know it, clap your hands....
Offline Offline

Posts: 1750
Joined: 02-Jun-2008

View Profile
« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2010 06:03:59 PM »

WOW i bet that took a LOT of skill and patience! I dont even like snakes but had to say this is amazing!

Exodus 35:35 (NIV)~ He has filled them with skill to do all kinds of work as engravers, designers, embroiderers in blue, purple, and scarlet yarn and fine linen, and weavers - all of them skilled workers and designers

Current Swaps:
Poppet vs Amigurumi
« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2010 06:14:53 PM »

that is really cool. You did an amazing job.

My wists (its crazy!): http://www.wists.com/isisusriddle
Bwa Ha ha ha ha ha!
Offline Offline

Posts: 365
Joined: 23-Dec-2008

Guard girl/Craftster

View Profile
« Reply #5 on: February 09, 2010 06:17:55 PM »

Ooh. That is wicked.

Guardie for life.

I am really interested in doing a personal swap, especially for greener things like reusable lady items, wool dryer balls, or other such things.  I can knit, sew, draw, and put things together in pretty neat ways.  Please PM me if you're interested.
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 382
Joined: 09-Oct-2008

View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: February 09, 2010 06:26:05 PM »

Thank you all so much.  Yes, it is crocheted.  I probably have about 20 hours or more into it, from start to finish.  I drew out the pattern which is supposed to look like waves going down the sides of the body.  All the beads are then strung onto the ball of thread in order according to the pattern.  Then you start crocheting from the tail and each bead is worked into each stitch and you finish at the head.  I'm glad you liked him.

Learning to see by the dark of the moon as well as the light of the day.
« Reply #7 on: February 09, 2010 06:47:06 PM »

WOW!That is amazing! I admire both your talent and your dedication!

I love personal swaps! I knit and make jewelry mostly, but do a few other crafts as well. PM me. =)
« Reply #8 on: February 09, 2010 07:01:33 PM »

this is great! i love the snake skin detail!
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2010 02:55:59 AM »

Oh wow Smiley. I love the detail and colour on the snake! The technique looks really intricate, but the result is amazing. Great job!
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
Shrink the Look of Pores with a Derm Fix
Watch Amber Stevens West Transform Into Diana Ross
How To Get A Full Night-Out Glam Look
These 10 Basic Eye Makeup Styles Will Give You Life
Narciso Rodriguez - Spring/Summer 2016 - NYFW - Backstage, Runway & Interviews - Videofashion Collections
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Felt Basket
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Kindling Bundle
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide: Kitty Coasters

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.