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« on: September 21, 2011 07:27:34 AM »

My partner in the latest round of the bead soup swap, kimchery, loves The Muppet Show.  When thinking about what kind of crafted jewelry item I could do for her, I came up with this Muppet Show necklace.  The base for each image is poly clay and the images are secured with diamond glaze.  I drilled the holes after they were glued together (oooh... power tools!).  It was completed with basic jewelry skills. 



 
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« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2011 07:57:16 AM »

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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2011 08:01:26 AM »

Way cool!  Are the images printed or purchased or what?  Details please.  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: September 21, 2011 08:06:01 AM »

I am also curious about how the images are applied to the poly....  Drawn, painted? Printed?  Decoupage?  Shrinky?  Looks awesome!
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« Reply #4 on: September 21, 2011 08:11:20 AM »

Thanks guys!  The images were printed.  Finding appropriate ones for this project was kind of hard.  There are a lot of images of the muppets but they're usually grouped really tightly together.  I baked off the clay then used diamond glaze to adhere them. 
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« Reply #5 on: September 21, 2011 09:07:02 AM »

So cute! The old men from the muppets crack me up!
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« Reply #6 on: September 21, 2011 10:05:23 AM »

That looks really neat.
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« Reply #7 on: September 21, 2011 10:20:04 AM »

Fantastic!
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« Reply #8 on: September 21, 2011 04:14:17 PM »

Thanks! I think the possibilities are endless with crafting this type of jewelry.   Grin
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« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2011 08:26:01 PM »

I have always loved the muppets and I love this necklace.
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