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« on: July 10, 2005 04:37:50 PM »

I made these today and yesterday.  I love how they came out and am definitely going to experiment with them more.  They look really nice on, and the colors are so amazing, especially in the sun.  It's hard to capture on camera!  The brown ones remind me of chocolate... or a giraffe!  Oh, and yes, they're glazed.  (If you were wondering?)  Wink  I'd say they're no doubt the prettiest things I've made.  (Can you tell I'm proud of them?)

http://www.copyfish.com/bead/beads.jpg

http://www.copyfish.com/bead/purpley.jpg

http://www.copyfish.com/bead/brown.jpg

Any feedback would be appreciated.  Thanks for the help and thanks so much for looking!!

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« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2005 04:43:43 PM »

Those are awesome!!  I'd buy them.  What's the name of the technique?  I really like it.
PS-we have the same name!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2005 04:45:03 PM »

Thanks so much!  It's an Ancient Middle Eastern bead folding technique.  (Originally used with glass beads of course.)
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« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2005 05:37:07 PM »

I totally love them!
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« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2005 05:41:29 PM »

they're really cute Smiley and the brown ones make me want to eat them!
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« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2005 05:44:30 PM »

thanks so much!  you all made my day (:

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haha good!!  it's not just me then!   Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2005 11:06:34 PM »

They are awesome! Wanna share your secret of the ancient method?  Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: July 10, 2005 11:35:31 PM »

Well, I found a similar tutorial on this page:

http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/MainPages/beads.htm
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« Reply #8 on: July 11, 2005 04:50:56 AM »

Weeeee! Thanks a lot Rhodora! Grin
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« Reply #9 on: July 12, 2005 08:56:14 AM »

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http://www.glassattic.com/polymer/MainPages/beads.htm


Hi rhodora,

I see my website mentioned  Grin, but couldn't see any of your photos!! ... the blank frames where they should have been have only the dreaded X in the upper corner.  Are the photos coming back?? or is no one else having the same problem seeing them? 
(and were they the "Folded Log Ring" beads?)



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Table of Contents page: http://glassattic.com/polymer/contents.htm
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