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« on: May 12, 2010 07:44:55 AM »

Hello all!

I was totally inspired by gwennie363's tutorial on making some Shrinky Dink rings, so I decided to make my own!  I took some liberties with them as far as colors (one is a made up stone), and I made some have silver bands instead of gold.  I colored all of the parts with fine tip Sharpies and Primacolor markers, no colored pencil here!  On with the photos!

The made-up stone (amethyst mixed with amber) and the "sapphire" (which was supposed to be a diamond, but turned out too blue....Sad

Made-up Stone Close up:

Emerald with Gold Band:

Ruby with Silver Band:

Ruby Close-up:

You can see the tutorial on how to make them (and the inspiration for this project) here:


« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2010 08:14:11 AM »

These are just so neat!
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« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2010 08:18:42 AM »

These are VERY pretty, they also remind me strongly of the ZPM's in Stargate Atlantis, the colours you have used are very similar!  Sorry had to point out that likeness, after all I am a huge fan of the show!
« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2010 10:49:40 AM »

I really like the amthyst and amber one - looks very 'stained glass' to me Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: May 17, 2010 11:18:33 AM »

This is SO COOL! I'm absolutely trying this when I get more shrinkydinks!

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