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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.


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
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  6. chicky zee
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  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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