Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
×




Details

Submitted on
October 5, 2012
Image Size
2.9 MB
Resolution
2237×1584
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
1,381
Favourites
85 (who?)
Comments
22
×
Strange Fall Trees by magpie-poet Strange Fall Trees by magpie-poet
Coated copper, garnet, amethyst, labradorite, aquamarine.

Two more of the rush to make trees crowd.

Slightly odd foliage, but then, it's been an odd fall!

What do you think of the garnet and amethyst combination? I hadn't tried it before, but while I was sorting colors I tried to pull more of the rhodelite garnet bits out of the chips to blend with the mid-tone amethyst.

Though it resembles little in nature (though perhaps the personality of November) I'm still fond of the labradorite and aquamarine. These are new aquamarine chips, a little more opaque, but richer in color than the last batch.

Since they missed the show boat as it were ;) both of these guys are for sale, $25+shipping.

They have some precious metal cousins available here [link]

Oh, and my recent blog entry on the causes of fall leaf colors: [link]

And if you'd like to try trees yourself: [link] note me if you do use it, and I'd love suggestions on tutorial writing!
Add a Comment:
 
:iconsyvenne:
Syvenne Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Aaaarrrgh, want but cannot afford! *flails*
Do you think I'd be able to make one from your tutorial with a keyring thingee, some copper wire, and some beads?
Reply
:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2013
Go for it :)
Reply
:iconsyvenne:
Syvenne Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Ok... will try =)
Wish me luck! :D
Reply
:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2013
Good luck!
Reply
:iconjerseydays:
Jerseydays Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Oooh, they are beautifull!! I love the garnet and amethyst combination very much!
And I saw your tutorial. Wow, what a delicate work!
Reply
:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012
Thank you! And sheesh, look at all your crazy detail work! :hug:
Reply
:iconjerseydays:
Jerseydays Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Really? Crazy details? I thought I was still modest... :lol:
Reply
:icongadiena:
Gadiena Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Love the new colour combo's Quit warm and gentle. Great for fall!
Reply
:iconmagpie-poet:
magpie-poet Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012
Thank you. It's been an odd mix of raw and oddly warm here, hasn't settled yet.
Reply
:icongadiena:
Gadiena Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
Well it definatly settled here. It's rainy, cold (6 degrees celcius) and leaves are running around the streets.. Bah it came way to quick.
Reply
Add a Comment: