Friday, October 19, 2012

Clip Art

I worked for a long time to come up with a way to make my own cabochons, using art prints under glass.  I love the versatility of this.  Plus, it's something different.

Etsy has wonderful clip art/mixed media artists that sell downloadable images.  Really wonderful diversity.  They come in all shapes and sizes.  And, with a good editing program (I recommend Print Shop), you can create your own sizes, mix up your own clips, and even change colors.  Endless!

It's changed the way I approach beading, removing any limits.






3 comments:

  1. Skylar, this is such an awesome idea! I love the clip art cabs you sent me, especially the one with the butterfly -- so pretty!

    I've been thinking of ways to incorporate my paintings into my jewelry, and I think your way might work. Maybe sometime I can send you some mini art to play with. :)

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  2. These are just lovely! You are correct, they are unique and different. Do you sandwich them between glass, or resin?

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  3. You really have removed all limits from your creativity! That's incredible and I applaud you for that as well as your absolutely stunning work :)

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