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Sunday, 6 September 2009

not quite venice


hi everyone


i saw this project in last months craft stamper and really liked it, so i thought i would have a go.


i won some of the new clay on from a magazine freebie and i was wandering what to make with it. i love the project in the magazine.
i also like going up tall towers like the campanile ( i have been to venice but didn't get time to go up, but i did go up the one in florence). My tile wasn't as big as the one in the book but i am quite pleased with it . i am going to hang it in my craft room.
the clay has ben stamped wih various rubber stamps, some whole and some just part of the stamp. i used several colours of perfect pearls on the clay before and after cooking, it has given it a lovely sheen. i also painted on glossy accents to protect the surface of the tiles. finally after cookong i glued on 3 gems just to add a bit of bling.
a bit of sparkle is almost as importan t as chocolate!
if you read this please leave a comment.
janet
one of the tiles has the word beleive pressed into it : beleive, you can do anything if you want to enough!,

2 comments:

  1. This is beautiful Janet, a lovely piece of work. xx

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  2. Gorgeous, such lovely colours.

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