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margaretz
08-09-2002, 07:46 PM
All of the talk of vessels had me itchin....Yesterday I got to go play on my Lynx and gave wound hollow vessels another try (one of the previous attempts is still a globby mess stuck at the end of a mandrel). Here are all three that I did. The little red one stands quite well. I don't like the rubino one so much, but I do like the shape. Now I have to learn how to wire wrap vessels and find a bunch of teeny corks! Tell me what you think- I'd really appreciate input!

http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/09-Aug-2002/vessels_8-8-02.jpg

margaretz
08-09-2002, 07:48 PM
And here's 2 focal beads I also made yesterday.


http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/09-Aug-2002/focals_8-8-02.jpg

Mike E etc
08-09-2002, 08:44 PM
Margaret, I like the far right one best. What method did you use?

Lenda
08-09-2002, 11:03 PM
Margaret, I like the little one in the middle best. Is the far right one flat?

Vessels are really fun when you get em to come out aren't they?

I got my teeeny corks from my local Ace Hardware store in the nuts and bolts section..13 each.

Send us some more:D



Lenda--(whose now gonna wear shades):cool:

margaretz
08-10-2002, 12:41 AM
Lenda- the third vessel I flattened with mashers, but not as much as I could have (I was a little worried about hitting the mandrel so I didn't press it too much). It's still about 1 cm wide.
Thanks for the input!

Mori
08-10-2002, 01:02 PM
Margaret, these are great vessels! I really like the one on the left!
Can't wait to see more!:)

~Mori

Miss Kate
08-10-2002, 09:41 PM
HI Margaret! I think those are great vessels for just your 2nd try! I'm sure mine wouldn't be so good. My fav - the one in the middle.

Miss Kate:cat:

Jennifer Geldard
08-10-2002, 09:48 PM
Those are wonderful! Nice work!
I think I like the tabular one best :)
:clap: :clap:

TheGlassJug
08-10-2002, 09:59 PM
Hi. I like your vessels. I think the shape of the middle one is best, but I like the colors you used in the far left one. Keep up the good work!jug :clap:

craftylady
08-10-2002, 10:40 PM
You did a great job. Mine look awful.. I need to work on the neck of my vessels. Well I cant wait to see more.:clap: :clap: