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« on: July 05, 2011 12:42:33 PM »

Just want to say hi to everyone!  I'm a Craftster newbie!  I want to show you guys my U2 inspired Melt & Pour soap.

I went to U2 concert in June, LOVE IT!!!  The neon light, the black Bono outfit, the white from Adam (the base player) and his colorful base instruments, City of Blinding Lights, Vertigo, Mysterious Way, Bloody Sunday, Moments of Surrender...  So many songs!  Here's my U2 Soap, she really moves in a mysterious way!  It is scented with Blackberry Amber, fruity yet sensual.

I used white base and alternating the pour with clear base that colored with black and red mica:

Then I changed to copper mica, like the changing stage lights:

Kept on piling up, last change to lavender mica:

I let it cool down and this is the slab I got right side up:

I cut them into bars, every bar is unique and different and no repeat!

Since I'm new, I can't directly upload photos...  Sad  I have to use links, sorry to have you guys click so many times.  I hope you enjoy it!

How do you like it?
« Last Edit: July 05, 2011 01:55:44 PM by MareMare - Reason: To reveal images for new member » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2011 01:04:05 PM »

Yay! Welcome to craftster, hun! Love the pretty soaps ^_^

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« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2011 01:57:11 PM »

Welcome to Craftster! I love the results you got, so pretty!

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« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2011 03:28:54 PM »

Thank you!

« Reply #4 on: July 05, 2011 05:15:59 PM »

Such magnificent results! They look very mesmerizing with no pattern/repeat Wink

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« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2011 08:46:44 PM »

Ooh...its like a laser light show in your soaps!! I likey!!

great job!! love the color combos!!

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« Reply #6 on: July 05, 2011 10:20:04 PM »

I was enjoying this just for the awesome colors and patterns before I even realized it was soap.  Great job! Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: July 13, 2011 09:21:47 PM »

awesome. i love the colours! it looks like a fiery explosion! 

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