A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 302,609
Currently Running With Scissors:
479 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 2 [All]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Polymer clay mosaic  (Read 3939 times)
Tags for this thread: butterfly , mosaic  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
cackle
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Pottery, Ceramics, Polymer Clay Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3099
Joined: 21-Aug-2010

Whenever I close my eyes the lights go on.. Lummis


View Profile
« on: August 21, 2010 05:48:59 PM »

I just recently finished my first two polymer clay mosaics and had a blast doing them. Here is my butterfly.........h ope you like her!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

PixieVal
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

There is no right or wrong, when it comes to making art. Making sure that you have fun is the most important part. -Mickey Mouse
Offline Offline

Posts: 7011
Joined: 01-Feb-2009

Did he just go crazy and fall asleep?


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2010 05:50:59 PM »

Beautiful! Is that all clay? Amazing!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

SimplyFabulous!
My home away from home
Offline Offline

Posts: 926
Joined: 27-Oct-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2010 05:53:57 PM »

Oh, wow!  That is gorgeous!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.  -ee cummings
cackle
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Pottery, Ceramics, Polymer Clay Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3099
Joined: 21-Aug-2010

Whenever I close my eyes the lights go on.. Lummis


View Profile
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2010 05:58:48 PM »

So glad you like it! The butterfly piece has some metal jewelry findings and swarovski crystals added, but the rest of it except the wooden base is polymer clay. Sea Change is all polymer clay except the wooden base it is glued to.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

lvl0rg4n
lvl0rg4n says Morgan
Offline Offline

Posts: 789
Joined: 30-Mar-2008


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2010 06:01:12 PM »

Wow this is gorgeous!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
cackle
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Pottery, Ceramics, Polymer Clay Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3099
Joined: 21-Aug-2010

Whenever I close my eyes the lights go on.. Lummis


View Profile
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2010 06:04:18 PM »

I forgot to say that there is also a Czech glass button between the two dragonfly "sentries."
THIS ROCKS   Logged

janiegrrl
« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2010 06:49:00 PM »

aww, i love the butterfly.. Very cool...
THIS ROCKS   Logged
celticgoddess
Offline Offline

Posts: 1343
Joined: 14-Sep-2007

Extinction is forever


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2010 07:25:41 PM »

That is amazing.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I was on the moon at the time.....with Steve.


http://www.wists.com/celticgoddess

http://pinterest.com/lovezombie/
nougatgee
« Reply #8 on: August 22, 2010 04:42:07 AM »

very pretty!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
MissingWillow
Global Moderator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 9121
Joined: 31-May-2010


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2010 05:08:15 AM »

So beautiful, I just hit 'this rocks'! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Farm Life Blog  
I'm a shepherd and have raw fleece.  PM me if you want to swap for some.

Craftster has gone mobile!  Read all about it here
Knickertwist
Tutorial Contributor

Member of the Papercraft Gang
Offline Offline

Posts: 4157
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

Gimme some sugar baby.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #10 on: August 22, 2010 08:55:52 PM »

So very pretty! Loves it Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

leaken
« Reply #11 on: August 24, 2010 06:52:52 AM »

Very pretty! Love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
xperimentl
« Reply #12 on: August 24, 2010 08:50:41 AM »

So whimsical and vibrant.  I love the dimension of the whole thing and the variants in the colors.  The checkerboard background looks really cool with the butterfly, too.  Absolutely wonderful all the way around!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"You can't use up creativity.  The more you use, the more you have."  Maya Angelou

My Flickr
My Pinterest
fayeven
Offline Offline

Posts: 423
Joined: 04-Jul-2007

my hovercraft is full of eels


View Profile WWW
« Reply #13 on: August 24, 2010 10:20:36 AM »

this is really gorgeous!!!  ....i wish there were more pictures and information, though  Undecided  it looks like so much work went into this and i'd love to see some detail shots  Wink
THIS ROCKS   Logged

cackle
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Pottery, Ceramics, Polymer Clay Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3099
Joined: 21-Aug-2010

Whenever I close my eyes the lights go on.. Lummis


View Profile
« Reply #14 on: August 24, 2010 12:17:49 PM »

Thank you all for the wonderful comments and support! It really makes a difference to hear how people feel about what I'm working on.....it inspires me to do more and better work!

THIS ROCKS   Logged

JaimesWorld
Happy Crafting!
Offline Offline

Posts: 20
Joined: 12-Jun-2010

Crafter and Website Freak


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #15 on: August 25, 2010 04:04:46 AM »

Wow, I love it!  I've been wanting to try something like that for a while.  But I'm not brave enough yet!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Live, Learn, Love, and have Fun!
cackle
Swap Moderator
Paper Crafts, Scrapbooking, and ATCs Moderator
Pottery, Ceramics, Polymer Clay Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3099
Joined: 21-Aug-2010

Whenever I close my eyes the lights go on.. Lummis


View Profile
« Reply #16 on: August 25, 2010 11:18:43 AM »

A couple of people have asked about seeing more pics of the butterfly mosaic
so here they are. Hope you aren't tired of me yet!                                               
                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                       
THIS ROCKS   Logged

gedweyaiedail
« Reply #17 on: August 29, 2010 05:40:16 PM »

WOW! That's incredible! Awesome job on it Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
librarylover
« Reply #18 on: September 11, 2010 02:00:20 PM »

Thanks for posting the additional photos. You did an amazing job!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 [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
How to Wear Jean Shorts
The Top 5 Styles of Shorts
How to Wear Bold Neon Fashions
5 Ways to Wear a White Tee
Get a “Sons of Anarchy” Makeover
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.