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Post by Scrap Monkey on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 9:32

So, I went on a course with the fabulous Carla di Francesco in August, and learned loads: we did some off-mandrel stuff (no hole in the middle, so technically not beads, but fabulous for understanding and manipulating glass); and obviously everybody needs a paperweight and glass beefburger Wink


I came home and started practising (these sold straight away)


and this week, using the stuff I have learned, I finally got around to buying a tutorial from my friend Jennie, first attempts last night came out okay



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Post by WeirdCat on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 10:08

Pumpkin ones are my favourite

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Post by Di Masters on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 10:50

Very pretty. I'm not surprised those sold quickly, they are lovely.

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Post by Maria on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 12:25

aww lovely, i like the last ones, but they are all so pretty

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Post by lyndaejane on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 13:39

LOL at Ruth and her pumpkin beads! I'm with Maria: the last ones are gorgeous colours, but the blue flower one in the first picture is really lovely.

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Post by Lorraine on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 14:18

Gorgeous, Tina. You are so good at this now.

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Post by Scrap Monkey on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 15:01

Thanks all!

Yes Lynda, I feel mini paperweights might in be in everyone's stockings at Ch***** this year!!

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Post by lyndaejane on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 15:32

What a great idea, Tina! Maybe a good idea for your SS recipient, too?

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Post by cb on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 21:29

They are all lovely Tina but love the colours of the last two.
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Post by thriftycrafter on Thu 17 Sep 2015 - 21:58

LOL yes, even those who have everything probably don't have a glass beefburger.
Gorgeousness, loving the blues too.
Must be a fascinating process.

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