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Colored Pencil Bangle

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Project by John Choponis posted 06-16-2014 09:16 PM 2477 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Colored Pencils on a stainless steel core bangle.

28 full size pencils were used to make this.

John





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#1 posted 06-16-2014 10:08 PM

Great piece, Very clever.

-- Jim, Ca, jimlbenson@comcast.net

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#2 posted 06-17-2014 01:12 AM

Thanks, Jim

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#3 posted 06-17-2014 01:16 AM

Very nice!

-- Ray

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#4 posted 06-17-2014 01:28 AM

cool idea

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#5 posted 06-17-2014 01:52 AM

Thanks, for the positive comments

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#6 posted 06-17-2014 05:58 PM

Cool! Very nicely done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#7 posted 06-17-2014 06:03 PM

Sweet!

Tell me more, what did you use for the glue up and how much trouble did the turning give you?

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

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#8 posted 06-17-2014 06:49 PM

Well my friend very eye-catching.Well now don’t keep us all on tenderhooks howdya do it? HE HE ? Actually I have a friend used to live in Oban Argyll here in Scotland and she mande lovely brooches etc from a similar technique using heather stalks dyed and trimmed and cut down to be made to fit into slices off deer antlers, as said which were precutut into very thin strips,a little over double an American coin the whole process was fascinating and I always wanted to utilise the technique myself someday to date no joy though LOL .Oh well it was only about thirty eight years ago. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#9 posted 06-18-2014 05:24 AM

Nice looking bangle, truly unusual with those pencils.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 06-19-2014 12:22 AM

Fantastic John..a credit to you. Did you make the steel cores or use those marketed by Bangle Guy..George, Busselton, WQestern Australia

-- WoodWrite, Busselton, Western Australia. woodwrite@iinet.net.au

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