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Blue Bird of Happiness in Brass


About this design:

3 brass discs, dapped and painted with blue Vintaj patina. Two pounded with a ball peen hammer and 1 run thru the Bigkick. Brass chain and blue recycled glass beads wire wrapped to the chain.

Components:

Brass discs and chain. Blue recycled glass beads. Bigkick and Woodland Birds Die. Homemade chain clasp.

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  1. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    This is gorgeous! Love the brightness of the blue with the brass.

  2. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Love this bright blue and brass. So unusual!

  3. Lois D
    Lois D says:

    So very pretty. I too love the brass & blue combo. The design is so ‘clean’ and unique!

  4. Granny Nancy
    Granny Nancy says:

    oh how pretty!

  5. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    LOvely!

  6. chicky zee
    chicky zee says:

    Beautiful!

  7. Elis Mom
    Elis Mom says:

    Very pretty! The blue is so saturated and vibrant.

  8. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    I like how you have the concave & domed circles alternating. Makes for a striking (pun intended!) focal piece!

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Blue with brass. What more could anyone want? Great design. :D

  10. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    Thank you all. Let me share with you, brass is the hardest metal I have worked with so far.

  11. N Taylor
    N Taylor says:

    I went to HD yesterday and the folks in the tools section told me the key to working with Brass is slow and easy and use Titanium drill bits.

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