Montag, 1. Juli 2013

From the lab... to earrings!



I really love this pattern! The circles and pointed squares, the deep impression I got in the polymer clay (as always: Fimo classic). The mold or stamp (or texture plate ^^), whatever you like to call it, was something I found in the lab. It was part of the boxes our filter pipette tips are coming in. On the top you don't see it but I needed a box so I took the "holder" platic part out of the box... 
(in the picture below, for two different filter tip sizes)


...and then I saw this! Can you see the pattern? I loved it at first sight and had to try it...!


I really like the results I got. Here a long oval shape in blue, turquoise and grey...


...or these earrings, reminding me on little ceramic tiles. I also made some with white clay and different colours on top, just need to take pictures ;)


Kommentare:

  1. I love it when textures are right under our noses, Claire!

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  2. These are great! Oh I want a few pairs of those. I have never worked with clay before but I have been dying to!

    I hope you link up with us this week at
    http://www.sowderingabout.com/2013/07/on-display-link-up-8.html

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  3. It would make a great 'mystery thing' challenge. Beautiful and clever.

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  4. I am new to reading your blog, so do not know your history. From this post, I see that you work in a lab. I also work in a lab as a Med Tech Are you a tech too?

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  5. What a fun texture that made, love them!

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  6. Thanks for showing us "behind the scenes" for this week's reveal. So cool to see where the texture came from. I'm particularly fond of the first pair!

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