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Brass Leaf with Crystal Dew Drop

About this design:

There it was. This little brass scrap just waiting to do or be something. I picked it up, looked it over and decided it had the right proportions to make a leaf. Out came the trusty sheet metal snips, cut and smoothed the shape, textured it on both sides then torched it. It looks good on both sides but one side has a more greenish tone from the heating. It needed a little something extra to dress it up so I added an ice flake crystal dew drop that really sparkles in the sun.
The last picture shows the color on the flip side.


sheet brass, crystal bead, brass Boston link chain, magnetic clasp

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:


  2. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    So pretty!

  3. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    I love the simplicity of this design :)

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    Dizzy Chick Lori Z says:

    Nice! The crystal dew drop adds just the right touch!

  5. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is very nice, and the perfect shape too..

  6. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Beautiful work and with the crystal you added the perfect touch!

  7. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    This is so beautiful. I love the leaf … the subtle twist is so lovely, and the ice flake crystal dew drop is the perfect final touch.

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:


  9. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Ooooh, yummy!

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