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Happy St. Patrick's Day

You better wear green today or you're going to get pinched! Especially if I see you.  


I haven't been able to work at the bench since last weekend but there are all sorts of ideas in my head.  But sometimes they just aren't able to make there way out and it's so frustrating.  Argh!  Thank goodness for other people's blogs.  What would I do with out them?  


Here's something green for you...  
I made this baby last semester.  I sawed the top layer and then enameled with a beautiful green.  This was riveted to a textured piece of copper underneath which was patinated to bring out the wee little fleur de lis.  The solid brass escutcheon pins were difficult to rivet until I decided to anneal them.  Who would of thought?  You can see more pictures on my ETSY shoppe.

Don't forget to wear green.  
and
Have a Happy St. Patrick's Day,

♥ Kalaya

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