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« on: April 11, 2014 05:05:01 PM »

This was another piece I made for Helena Puck as part of the Complete Nonsense swap - she listed anything related to flamingo crochet as a favourite and I love the John Tenniel art work for Alice in Wonderland, so I wanted to make a pendant piece from his flamingo croquet art...



Using a new resist method I was experimenting with, I came up with this - a simple square pendant etched with the image.  I punched holes in the corners to hang jump rings on, so I could hang it on a leather cord, and used a chasing hammer to add some texture to the edges.



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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2014 07:40:18 PM »

That's really cool!
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« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2014 09:12:57 PM »

That is awesome! I love Alice!
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« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2014 04:08:56 AM »

Thank you - I can always call it a good day if I can craft something Alice...
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« Reply #4 on: April 12, 2014 10:44:56 AM »

Beautiful work & perfect etching! Looks great!
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