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Tuesday, February 15, 2011

High Hopes..."Dragon Bling"

GOOD MORNING EVERYONE....

It's tutorial week over at the High Hopes Blog

Our Diva Tanya has made a fabulous tutorial showing
us how to create an Easter basket....
It is absolutely adorable!!!!


I have been playing around lately with a lot of different
products and my most recent venture is with
"Shrink Film"

I created this bracelet... "Dragon Bling" with some of
Dustin Pike's awesome dragons and accessory stamps.

It was really tough to get a good pic because of the
glare of the shrink film so if you want a better look
....click on the pic to enlarge it.


My shrink film was clear and smooth on both sides so
I had to sand one side (with fine sandpaper) .
After I sanded it I stamped the images with Stazon jet
black ink. I colored all the images with pencilcrayons.
I cut out each image and punched a 1/8" hole at the
top of each one also for the ring. I used my embossing
heat gun to shrink the images. After they were cool
I glazed the rough sanded side with glossy accents.

I hope you like it...it was a lot of fun to make!!

Be sure to stop by the High Hopes Blog
and check out Tanya's Easter basket tutorial !!

Have a Fabulous day
and
Thanks so much for stopping by....

KAREN x


13 comments:

Kelly Schelske said...

This is such a fun project Karen! Awesome job!

Tanya S said...

OMG!!! This is absolutley fabulous!!!I just love it.Mind you it's no secret that I love those dragons!!LOL.Amazing project....!!!

Kristine Reynolds said...

OMG! Karen, that is a freaking awesome bracelet! Well done!

XOXO
Kristine

Crystal said...

Oh WOW Karen what a fABULOUS project, I sooo need to make one of these :) This is awesome girl and sooo much fun! Thanks for sharing :)

debby4000 said...

Fabulous dragon bracelet its brilliant Karen
luv
Debby

The Rubber Maid said...

Really so cute! Love it and I'm sure many little girls out there would love to dangle it from their wrist. Pat

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

What a lovely bracelet Karen, so cute and original!
Hugs Jacqueline

Renee said...

what a fun project. It is really cute. love it! thanks for sharing. hugz n blessings.

Cindy Haffner said...

WOW love your bracelet!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how awesome and creative Karen!! I just love what you did with the shrinky!! Gorgeous bracelet!!
hugs,
Chris

Nancy said...

WOW, Karen...I love that bracelet!

Shirley said...

Awesome and so creative!

Kelly said...

This is amazing, what a beautiful work of art!