Finished -copper butterfly after heating

toomuchglass(5)August 26, 2010

I finally got it put together . The body is some copper nuggets - and I glued a little clothepin on the back so I can clamp it where I want it . You can't tell but the wings are folded upwards alittle .For now he's staying indoors - an outdoor one (sealed ) will be next !

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kelly_oh(OH z6)

LOVE IT!!! I'm so happy you posted this and the other post about the differences in color you get with different heat settings. There were some copper earrings on Etsy that I lusted over, but just couldn't afford, and now I may have a chance of making my own.
Of course, you're slightly on my bad list, since this is yet ANOTHER craft I have to add to my to do list :)

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 1:21PM
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greensuzq

So, so beautiful. I agree with Kelli oh, yet another craft to add. Thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 1:43PM
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Purplemoon

Too, that butterfly is absolutely GORGEOUS. I love the copper colors!

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 5:59PM
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bverste(zone 5)

It is beautiful, TFS Bev

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 7:13PM
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jeannespines

A great finish, 2much! Love that's it's copper & love the colorful finish! TFS! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 8:57PM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

I love it!
Kathy

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 10:11PM
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toomuchglass(5)

Thank you for the compliments !! *Blush*

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 10:13PM
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nanatricia

That turned out very pretty !!!

    Bookmark   August 26, 2010 at 11:10PM
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tehuti

very, very, very nice.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 2:42AM
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garden2garden(z8 FL)

Beautiful! I love the embossing you did on it too.
Donna

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 8:16AM
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Marlene Kindred

WOWEE! LOVE the way this turned out! Just beautiful....I NEED one....let's see.....where did I put that copper sheeting? Hmmmmmmmm......

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 10:09AM
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gmadeb

Great job!! It turned out so beautiful!!

    Bookmark   August 27, 2010 at 6:59PM
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luna_llena_feliz

Absolutely gorgeous! Love the embossing and the bling for the body. It will look great indoors or out! Awesome job!

    Bookmark   August 28, 2010 at 2:30AM
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shpnquen(z5, IN)

This is just too cool!! I love the look of copper & embossing just makes it even better, but to heat it & change the color is over the top!! TFS!!!

    Bookmark   August 28, 2010 at 9:54AM
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