Wednesday, 2 March 2011

Smeared ink

After my last few 'projects' i was missing Mr Poe, so I have used POE from the QUOTE THE RAVEN set...stamped with stazon onto shrink plastic, i coloured and cut out my image, then shrunk it. I used a hammered metal disc, placed Mr poe on it and sealed with diamond glaze.
I made a wispy lace flower and stuck my Poe disk to it, i used a 'handmade' brooch backing, made up some gem- drops and attached those.... then added my Poe flower.

These corsage brooches are about 3" plus whatever danglies they have..... and look pretty good when worn on a plain black outfit...... just as well considering all my outfits are black!!!

I'd like to enter the following challenges

http://www.craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.com/ GIRLY GIRL... a fella wouldnt want it!

http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/ ANYTHING GOES

http://www.stampsruschallenges.blogspot.com/ FOR THE GIRLS ..... like i said before, a fella wouldnt want it!

http://www.simonsaysstampandshow.blogspot.com/ EPHEMERA ..... not really sure if this fits by the dictionary .....

http://tsgclearstamps.blogspot.com/ STAMPS ON SOMETHING OTHER THAN CARD/PAPER. ...............i stamped on shrink plastic.

http://papertakeweekly.blogspot.com/ ANYTHING GOES

http://creativecardcrew.blogspot.com/ GOTHIC ................ Mr Poe is one of the greatest gothic horror writers.... and this brooch is GOTHIC.

http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/ FAVOURITE ...... I used a stamp of my favourite writer, making jewelry is a favourite of mine, black is my favourite colour.... love black gems....

http://www.frosteddesigns.blogspot.com/ METAL .... Mr Poe is surrounded by a hammered metal ring.

http://pattiescreationschallenge.blogspot.com/ MAKE YOUR OWN EMBELLISHMENT ..... really this is just a large embellishment!

Thanks for being here... love lynx


17 comments:

  1. Mr. Poe has never looked better! Love the broach! Thanks for taking on our metal challenge at Frosted Designs this week!
    barb :)

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  2. Hiya Lyn. Another of your stunning jewellery creations. Love the design and the dangly beads. Just perfect for you. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xx

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  3. Wow that is fab!

    Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @ http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/ Please come back on Tuesday for another brilliant tip! :)

    Maggie

    xx

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  4. Absolutely beautiful!!!!
    Take care my friend
    Helenxxx

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  5. A great creation. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

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  6. Very cool. Reminds me of those pins women wore way back when ... great creativity! Thanks for participating in the Stamps R Us challenge this week.

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  7. Is there a funny smell at your house, what with the talent oozing out of your pores. This is another fab creation, you are WONDERFUL x

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  8. Sooo gorgeous, I'd totally wear that! xxD

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  9. I like the dark crystals!! Cool image too!

    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp & Show Challenge!!!

    -Sarah

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  10. Wow what a cool project. Thanks so much for playing along with us at the creative card crew!
    Denise
    CCC-DT

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  11. What a great brooch! Very vintage!
    Thank you for joining me & the rest of the Design Team at the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge this week!

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  12. Fabulous creation.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion :D
    Lisa x

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  13. very nice ! thank you for joining us on craftyourpassion's challenge blog. Good luck !

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  14. Wow, I've never seen anything like this before - FANTASTIC!!! Thanks for sahring with us at PTW this week. x

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  15. Thank you for sharing your project with the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show, I really like the dark Crystals wow...and the image is great. Hugs Terry xxx

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  16. Fab Project!!!! Perfect for our Gothic challenge at the Creative Card Crew.
    Caroline x

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