Monday, November 19, 2007

Tryin' my hand...

FRONT above- Back below--

..at making soldered ornaments!! My friend Patricia was teaching me how to do soldering!! I have ways to go, but it sure was fun! LOVE how the silver drips in big blobs all over the place!!

Figgy Pudding paper and SU Merry stamp.

27 comments:

Tex said...

Tandra! Don't you just LOVE soldering?!? You MUST come visit me soon! My 4th upline is bringing her 1st level to my stamp zone in December to learn the delight of soldering pendants! I love your samples~ Do come!!

((((hugs))))
Tex

jodene said...

Cute, cute cute!!

TiteC said...

it really is cute !!!

now you got another hobby !!
did you start making your party hats ?

xx
Sophie

Otter said...

So cute!! I love the whimsical*ness* of them!!! All the wire!! So cute!!

Kim said...

Could we sell these at " Taters and Cakes?"
Beautifulicious!!

Terrie B x said...

beautiful work:)

Monty's Mum said...

Oh this is so pretty!

Anne Marie said...

So very cool! Your first attempts look pretty terrific to me! Great to hear from you on my blog-Happy Thanksgiving!

jodene said...

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Angie Tieman said...

LOVE this!! I got a soldering kit for XMAS 2 years ago, still haven't been brave enough to try it. Thanks for the encouragement!!

~* Tracy *~ said...

This looks so gorgeous! I love the swirly wire and the pretty beads and the soldering :) You are so lucky to be able to have Patricia teach you, she makes such beautiful things.

Sencie said...

Wow!! Look at you... soldering away!!! Very cool!!! : )

Beth M said...

Adorable ornament! I love the beads on the bottom! Very cute!

Lynn said...

This is really neat!

Kimberly said...

Tandra - look at you go! I love these jewelry pieces. I'm jealous - she didn't teach me to solder. Sigh . . .

KwC

patricia said...

THAT is SO CUTE!! I love it!!
Will you make me one??

~kWc.. you never asked ;)

jennifer Paganellli said...

oh thiss soldering business so hard foor a girl like me...patience is a virtue..you seem like you have it wrapped up!! Love what you made..Jennifer

Michelle said...

This is very cute. I so want to try soldering jewelry (I've soldered for other reasons). I really, really want to dip my foot into making jewelry. Keep showing me great stuff so I get brave!!

jen del muro said...

this is so cool!!! love the design and the colors, and, well...EVERYTHING about it!!

Tracy said...

These are gorgeous!

Jackie W. said...

Oh! I wish I could do that! Great job!

britta said...

cool and funky!!!

Meda said...

Lovely ornaments! I had too look in the dictionary for "soldering" but I still don't undestand how you made them.
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Sandra Evertson said...

Wow!
Terrific! Love your color choices!
Happy Holidays!
Sandra Evertson
and the Crowns and Tiaras book is available at Amazon.com
There are many fabulous artists in it!

Alison said...

Tandra....(Stomps foot...)

I wanna learn! I've wanted to learn how to do that FOREVER!!! Can I make a little trip to Cali?

(Can we go to In an Out, too???)

Yvette said...

Too cool!

My Paper World said...

Very pretty!