Thursday, December 29, 2011

Roses in December

"God gave us our memories so that we might have roses in December."
-  James M. Barrie
Last year at this time, I got my first try at enameling. I loved it. I like cutting into the copper, creating the shapes, filing the edges, punching holes, sifting, firing...the whole process! Layering enamel powder, transparent ruby base with bright red second coat
Heading into the kiln
Inside the kiln

Fired and ready for wire bails

1 comment:

  1. Leisa,
    I would like to order one of your bird necklaces and also inquire about the possibility of a butterfly necklace. My email is Thank you.
    Joan Henderson
    Chick-fil-A Cherrydale