Hand-Drawn & Painted Necklaces

comments (4) September 20th, 2008 in gallery     

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ArtByMAR ArtByMAR, member
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I made these necklaces out of shrink plastic. I hand-drew them, then "painted" with colored pencils and ink. They were really fun to make and gave me another way to use my colored pencils. The "Ruff N' Ready" brand of shrink plastic works fantastic with colored pencil.


Pattern or design used: My own design - Art By MAR
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Comments (4)

Liebling writes: Gorgeous work! I'd love to know how you shrink them. I tried a project once with shrinky dinks and they kept warping. Any tips?
Posted: 5:26 pm on October 4th
LonesomeRoadStudio writes: How unique!
I love to illustrate my own jewelry also.
Posted: 2:08 pm on September 29th
ArtByMAR writes: Thanks mypye! I used color pencil to color these. The rough & ready plastic shrink sheets work very well with color pencil. Paint works okay but tends to get too dark once they are baked.
Posted: 10:01 am on September 29th
mypye writes: You are very talented, I love these .I'd love to learn how to do these.
Posted: 8:32 am on September 20th
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