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« on: November 21, 2012 12:23:45 PM »

started the christmas crafting Wink
ive seen a fair few of these around and loved the idea. finally got around to trying my hand at this Smiley i originally planned to use metal hooks but i couldnt find any where locally that sold them, and was too impatient to order them online (you guys know what its like when you get a certain project in your head... Embarrassed ) i was a little worried that the wood would swell and crack the clay but i kept the clay reasonably thick and used minimal water when sanding the finished pieces and they turned out just fine  Smiley







i ended up covering the sizes with clay so i need to add those with a sharpie (thankfully i kept a note of which colour was which size...im not usually this organized Huh ) im pleased with these though, i might have to make a few more...im sure its not right that the spots outnumber the stripes...
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« Reply #1 on: November 21, 2012 12:46:47 PM »

Really fantastic!
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« Reply #2 on: November 21, 2012 01:56:01 PM »

Those look great! I love how bright and colorful they are.
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« Reply #3 on: November 21, 2012 02:20:07 PM »

these are made of win. Beautiful work!
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« Reply #4 on: November 21, 2012 03:34:33 PM »

Very nice work, I'd love to have some of these.
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« Reply #5 on: November 21, 2012 03:51:13 PM »

I love them.  They are so colourful and cheerful!  You turned crochet hooks into candy sticks.
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« Reply #6 on: November 21, 2012 04:46:23 PM »

Those are awesome!
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« Reply #7 on: November 21, 2012 04:59:47 PM »

How fun!
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« Reply #8 on: November 21, 2012 05:06:19 PM »

When I saw the thumbnail photo of these I thought it was some kind of candy; they're so colorful! Wonderful work, makes me  Smiley just looking at them.
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« Reply #9 on: November 21, 2012 05:42:55 PM »

I love them!
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