Tag Archives: faux enamel

Painted Pendant – Found Object Jewelry

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This pendant was repurposed from part of an antique light fixture. I painted it with a mixture of ICE resin and PearlEx pigment, and hung it from brass chain with the clasp from an old watch fob.

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Faux Enamel Experiment

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This beetle is the result of my experiment of mixing ICE resin with PearlEx pigment powder. I was trying to get the effect of the wonderful Egyptian style enamel jewelry from the Art Nouveau period. I haven’t decided exactly what I’ll do with him next, but he’ll probably end up as part of a cuff bracelet. One thing’s for sure – if I’m going to do close work like this I’ll need stronger glasses!Image