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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 »

awesome! I'm hitting this rocks Grin
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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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« Reply #10 on: September 22, 2011 07:37:35 PM »

I love this! And the Muppets!
Wish I could see it closer up..or better yet, in my hand!  Cheesy

Random side note: your dog looks exactly like a dog I knew named Moose.
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« Reply #11 on: September 22, 2011 07:46:49 PM »

LOL!  I love that Jenna has a doppleganger named Moose! 
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« Reply #12 on: September 23, 2011 01:37:05 PM »

Very beautiful!!!!
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« Reply #13 on: October 02, 2011 12:41:27 PM »

This is such a creative idea! You picked out some great images. This style of necklace is going to look beautiful with all the characters lining the neck. I'd love to see it on. Lucky swap partner!
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« Reply #14 on: October 31, 2011 05:52:53 PM »

Wonderful necklace! It's neat that you used the art from the new comic books.
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