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Shawn like the piece but somehow the photo appears quite dark and can't see the detail!
Octopus (Decided to go with the copper chain)
The stone is now set.
Bezel setting enveloping to protect and pin soldered on that!
It will be a pin but will be enveloped in a silver base-plate bezel to protect it!
Zebra Cloisonne Progress Pic Stoned to 800 grit ready to start bezel
Octopus Progress Pic (Today I Set the Stone)
Some people I know use black shoe polish.
Monk it's an abstraction, not to be an exact replica of an Octopus. The design was inspired by an Octopus. The stone when set will represent an eye not a nose!
Octopus Work in Progress Now Ready for Stone Setting!
Hidden Paintings in Old Books
Hidden Paintings In Old Books | Bored Panda
5 days ago - If we inspect things closely, we can find...
Anybody know about these books?
Brian maybe we have the Corioles forces affect at work here which explains the various behaviors of chemical patina solutions in the northern and southern hemispheres!
Sounds and looks promising. Thanks
Patinas Does anyone have a simple suggestion to achieve a rich varied brown patina on copper and brass? Basically an antique finish.
Monk there are many individual pieces of silver foil underneath the transparent enamel that give the white stripes the white flashy look. Many steps, many hours of work involved, no way to...
Zebra Cloisonne Work in Progress still stoning back down to the wires.
A generic pricelist wouldn't work. Cost of living varies from localle to localle!