On day 49 one of the comments was from memoriesforlifescrapbooks. She said “Fun idea! They’d be cute painted red too :)”. So i decided to try that and make them red. The paint and vanish made them so thick i could not get a chainmaille ring around the middle any more. So I attached the… Continue reading day 53 red heart shaped pop tab earrings
Very busy studying for an exam on thursday, so this was a quick and dirty (figure of speach 😉 )project. I also re-photographed the chainmaille pop tab earrings for the etsy listing. Did not completly like the first version. They are very hard to photograph nicely, because of the bend surface You can find them… Continue reading day 52. Pop tab earrings with chainmaille on the side
How do you all like the new layout of my blog? I tried to make it easier to read. I just love the background picture I am using so I kept that. In the beginning of this project I made a pop tab butterfly. I good etsy friend of mine ordered 3 of them. I… Continue reading day 51 Pop tab butterfly painting
Woot :). I made it to day 50. To celebrate it I made a candle holder, with a burning candle.
I am getting pretty handy at wire wrapping. I was not a first. In the first days of this project i made a wire wrapped chair. It looked messy. Now I can see, I am getting the hang of this technique. Do you have nights when you wake up in the middle of the night… Continue reading day 49. Heart pop tab earrings
Made a pop tab owl today. I was planning on it to be light grey. For my miniatures a bought about 14 different colors to make them, but i did not buy grey or dark brown. So it has become a black owl.
Geeking out again. Amy Phelps in Hickory, North Carolina was making a pi a day. She chose to do pi . for the infinite (pun intended) possibilities. Those infinite possibilities fascinated me. I like to think i have infinite possibolites, so i decided to make a painting on the subject. Sadly she did not finished… Continue reading day 47. Pop tab pi painting
I like how this miniature looks. I think i looks like a miniature art sculpture :). I like its little legs, antenna and wings. Days like this i really enjoy what I make.
In 45 days i made 5 bracelet in total and this is one of them. Also made using a very popular technique on youtube. I used 100% recycled ribbon (XLribbon) so this really is very eco-friendly project.
Today i tried a new technique again. This technique is called making pop tab chainmaille. I wire wrapped them to make it more sturdy. I also have put them up in my esty shop so they are on sale 🙂 tabsolute etsy shop