Saturday, March 23, 2013

Egyptian Collar

I know I said today would be the finished jewelry display, but the photos are stuck on my camera at the moment. So instead, here's another experiment with micro beads. 
I mixed a little brown paint in with the protective mod-podge coating, to tone down the colors and make the necklace look older. It was a little nerve wracking to see all that work vanish under gloppy brown, but it cleared up as it dried.
This in-progress photo shows how bright the colors were originally!

7 comments:

  1. Amazing! You have succeeded in making it look ancient. I would never, ever have thought of doing what you have done. Thank you for sharing this.

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  2. Wow! Looks like an ancient Egyptian collar.
    Great job.
    Hugs, Drora

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  3. Fabulous! It looks ancient.
    Friendly greetings, Faby

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  4. Bellissimi i tuoi mini gioielli!kiss

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  5. Really nice. The colours are very bright.

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  6. Beautiful! Is that a mini because it looks too intricate to be that small.

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