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« on: May 23, 2011 03:53:49 AM »

Just finished a swap with found/recycled wind chimes.  So fun!! You should check out the whole gallery, http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=379325.0;all.  The bird cage was a "found item", the bamboo rods were originally a table runner that had been left out in the rain and the twine had to be thrown away.  The bamboo worked out great and sounded really nice.








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« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2011 06:01:35 AM »

Beautiful and very clever! I especially like the brass birds' nest and the glass pendants on the bottoms of the bamboo. But what are the things that look like brass bowls inside the cage?

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« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2011 07:47:08 AM »

love it!
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« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2011 09:29:22 AM »

Very clever. I especially like the nest in the center.
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« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2011 12:32:27 AM »

Beautiful and very clever! I especially like the brass birds' nest and the glass pendants on the bottoms of the bamboo. But what are the things that look like brass bowls inside the cage?

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Came with the cage.  I would think the cage would have to be decorative because it is so small, but it has a perch and two bowls for food and water inside.  There are better pics from my swap partner in the gallery.  That pendant at the bottom is from a purse I owned in high school, and it was the perfect weight.  My husband teases me about being a hoarder.
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« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2011 10:36:21 AM »

That is a beautiful wind chime!  I didn't know you could use bamboo for the chimes, very clever!  Love it!
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