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Altered Art Domino Necklace

About this design:

My new-found passion is altered art and mixed media jewelry. This item is a domino with a vintage Japanese color flower graphic. I used alcohol inks to color the domino and UV resin to coat and seal. For me everything is about color. Everywhere I go these types of necklaces seem to be real eyecatchers. I actually have people stopping me in the grocery store to get a close look. I am loving it.


domino, color graphic, UV resin, alcohol inks, Diamond Glaze, faceted carnelian and faceted turquoise beads, Bali silver spacers, glue on bails, silver plated bangle with green stone.

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  1. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    I can see why they stop you. This is a terrific necklace and the color is just plain gorgeous. Great design. :)

  2. nancykathryn
    nancykathryn says:

    Ditto, I love this to pieces.

  3. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Definitely an attention grabber. Nice job coordinating beads w/ graphic.

  4. Violet
    Violet says:

    What a terrific idea !!!!
    Very creative !!!
    Love the colors !!

  5. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    what does the reverse side look like?

  6. RosaLee J
    RosaLee J says:

    to Eeka Mouse – The sides and the back are alcohol inked also. The dots of the domino if coordinating with the color of the domino are left alone and if need be I match the color of the metal (bail, dangle, etc.) with a silver, gold, copper leafing pen or a paint pen color that matches. I will take a pic for you and put it on tonight.

  7. RosaLee J
    RosaLee J says:

    For Eeka Mouse -the back and sides of this one are a pale green with silver mixative inks. I did the dots on the back in silver leaf as a match to the bail and dangle bail.

  8. RosaLee J
    RosaLee J says:

    For some reason the picture still says attaching even though it is small pixel. I will keep trying and maybe it will finally attach. Thanks

  9. RosaLee J
    RosaLee J says:

    To Eeka Mouse. Still can’t get pic to download. My email is If you want to email me I will see if it will dattach to an email to you. Thx Rosa Lee

  10. Cuban Queen Crazy Chick
    Cuban Queen Crazy Chick says:

    Oh wow, this is gorgeous!!

  11. RosaLee J
    RosaLee J says:

    To Eeka Mouse – this is the picture of the back. The alcohol ink is a pale green with silver mixative, so I did the dots with a silver leafing pen.


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    love to bead aka Donna says:

    I can see why to it is beautiful.

  13. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Thanks for the ‘peek backstage’. (I didn’t mean to put you through so much work.) Your altered dominoes are great!

  14. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Thank you for sharing the details with us about this beautiful pendant. I love your choices of color and necklace design that compliment it so well.

  15. Nancy Mc
    Nancy Mc says:

    How absolutely inspirational. You have such an eye for design and color. This piece is so joyful!

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