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Topic: MTG Forest Token/Coin/Paperweight  (Read 1600 times)
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« on: August 26, 2012 01:39:14 PM »

So, my husband and I play Magic: The Gathering and got my brother and his fiance hooked. We had been talking about the use of tokens and what they might be for and so this idea came about. For little bro's birthday I made him his own Forest token.

The top:

The bottom, celtic design because he loves celtic knotwork:

And the side, plain but had to do something!:

Everything was carved into the plain "coin" that I started with. The designs lay about 1-2mm deep. After baking I painted with acrylics, sealed, and then poured resin over the top of the forest symbol. That's about it!

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« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2012 06:59:23 PM »

The details in this coin are awesome! The resin top is a a very nice touch Smiley
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2012 07:15:50 PM »

This is such a cool design! And really well-made Smiley
You say the designs lay 1 or 2 mm deep, but with the painting they look much deeper than that!

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« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2012 08:17:13 PM »

Wow! This is really cool. You did an awesome job with it and I bet your bro was thrilled.

« Reply #4 on: September 07, 2012 11:55:37 AM »

Pretty! Brings back some memory's of my magic days!
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