Lilac Dreamer Earrings

PROJECT E2096
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
These beautiful Vintaj Vogue pendants are painted using Vintaj patina, they are then buffed to a shine to let the patterned leaves come through. So simple, yet so unique.
Instructions
By following the instructions below you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring. You will also need a paint brush and a paper towel for this project.
  1. Lay the Vintaj Vogue pendant with the patterned side up onto your work surface.
  2. Shake the Vintaj Patina bottle to mix the paint. Pour a little bit on to a work surface. Take your paint brush and paint the front of the pendant, making sure the paint gets into the grooves of the pendant.
  3. Quickly wipe off the paint with a dry paper towel. If you need to do a second coat do so now. Repeat and wipe off the pendant.
  4. Using the Vintaj metal relief block, buff lightly over the top of the pendant, revealing the leaf pattern.
  5. Use the Vintaj Metal sealant over the top and bottom of the pendant. Allow it to dry completely.
  6. Open one jump ring and attach it to the pendant and to one more jump ring. Close the jump ring.
  7. Open the loop of the earring finding and attach it to the second jump ring. Close the loop.
  8. All done!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FEA-6621 - Vintaj Vogue Earring Components, French Ear Wire 20x10mm, 6 Pieces, Raw Brass
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-9104 - Vintaj Vogue Open Jump Rings, Smooth 5mm & 18 Gauge, 24 Pieces, Raw Brass
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • PND-2232 - Vintaj Vogue Pendants, Patterned Leaf 35x22mm, 1 Piece, Raw Brass
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • XTL-1133 - Vintaj Patina, Opaque Permanent Ink For Metal, 0.5 Ounce, Chalcedony
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • XTL-9090 - Vintaj Mini Glaze - Metal Sealer And Patina Extender - 0.5 Ounce Bottle
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-2222 - Vintaj Metal Relief Block For Filing, Buffing & Sanding
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5514 - Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
Additional Information
Ingredients FEA-6621, FJR-9104, PND-2232, XTL-1133, XTL-9090,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Vintaj Vogue Earring Components, French Ear Wire 20x10mm, 6 Pieces, Raw Brass
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 6 Pieces.
$3.25 / Package | SKU: FEA-6621
Final Sale - Vintaj Vogue Open Jump Rings, Smooth 5mm & 18 Gauge, 24 Pieces, Raw Brass
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 24 Pieces.
$2.09 / Package | SKU: FJR-9104
Vintaj Vogue Pendants, Patterned Leaf 35x22mm, 1 Piece, Raw Brass
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$1.75 / Package | SKU: PND-2232
Vintaj Patina, Opaque Permanent Ink For Metal, 0.5 Ounce, Chalcedony
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 0.5 Ounce.
$5.55 / Package | SKU: XTL-1133
Vintaj Mini Glaze - Metal Sealer And Patina Extender - 0.5 Ounce Bottle
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Bottle.
$4.99 / Package | SKU: XTL-9090
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Vintaj Metal Relief Block For Filing, Buffing & Sanding
The Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
The Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
$7.69 / Package | SKU: XTL-5514

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