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« on: January 15, 2013 05:56:09 AM »

I think covering mirrors is my new favorite thing!
This is a 7" mirror I picked up in the candle section of Michael's.  I scraped off the little non-skid feet things before covering it in clay.



There are a ton of beads and stones embedded in the mirror.  Howlite, imperial jasper, crackled amber glass, peridot chips, glass bugle beads, metal filigree leaves, glass teardrops, dyed shell sticks, and glass lamp work beads.

Sorry about the collage picture.  I would have liked to upload a few larger detail pictures but I'm having trouble posting with multiple pictures from my iPad. 
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« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2013 06:20:42 AM »

That looks like an immens project!  Very pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2013 07:10:23 AM »

I like it. Like standing at a small pond.
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« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2013 07:26:28 AM »

Very impressive!
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2013 03:47:12 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2013 09:51:38 PM »

That is phenomenal!
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2013 03:09:07 PM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #7 on: February 05, 2013 07:53:11 AM »

That is really pretty, I have been thinking of trying out mirrors with clay too.  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: February 07, 2013 11:06:20 AM »

Thank you! I'm doing a Christi Friesen craftalong with Katersacres on Facebook and her blog.  This Friday's assignment is a mirror in CF style. You should think about joining!
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« Reply #9 on: February 17, 2013 11:57:28 AM »

That is seriously amazing! I know that took a lot of hard work, thanks for posting it!
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« Reply #10 on: March 29, 2013 03:24:53 PM »

Wow, this is truly wonderful. I wish I had your skills, as I would love to make one of these.
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