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From Reality To Silver - An Acorn's Story

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From Reality To Silver - An Acorn's Story

An acorn from our Granddaddy Oak tree in our yard here in Louisiana. The ground is always covered with them every year. I used Craig Dabler's sandcasting kit to cast this one in sterling silver. I save all my scraps of silver from different projects and use them to cast things like this. So no metal goes to waste in my shop. Every bit is saved to use in casting new items. Recycling is Beautiful.

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Emerald CZ and Sterling Silver Ring Hand Made by Lora Lee

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Emerald CZ and Sterling Silver Ring Hand Made by Lora Lee

It's not perfect, it has flaws. I learned so much from making this one. I can't wait to make another.

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Making Copper Roses

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Making Copper Roses

I recently started making these little roses and wanted to share how I do it.

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