Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Eggshell Pendant - Faux Stained Glass

I recently saw a post on Happybird's blog with a tutorial on how to create a necklace pendant using eggshells to make it look like mosaic or stained glass.  She used alcohol inks, which I didn't have, so I just used plain ol' acrylic paint and I think they turned out pretty good.

My little man helped me make some of them - painting the pieces black, applying the eggshell, and painting it too.  I applied the Glossy Accents and the bail.  Here's the one he painted...

And here I am wearing his beautiful creation!

To see the tutorial for this craft,  visit Happybird's Crafting Haven.


Renata's arts and crafts said...

Thanks for sharing this idea and I have to say it is really gorgeous and not very hard to do and I am sure you are double proud of them because of the help you got with the painting.

Anonymous said...

Amazing idea!

Violeta said...

Your dedication to crafts and arts is commendable. Looking forward to see more of your future projects.