Inspiration Friday – In praise of rusty things

Happy Friday all! As usual, my love  affair with anything old, rusted, moss covered, patina’d has me inspired to create a few new pieces of jewelry. I have nothing to show yet, as none of them are quite done – just beads and findings being arranged and re-arranged, and re-arranged again. 🙂 These are the images that are inspiring me this week: Source: via Andie on Pinterest Source: via Stephanie on Pinterest

Gilder’s Paste and Iridescent Luster Gel

Just in case you missed the update last night – We added two very exciting new products this week. Gilder’s Paste in a variety of colours, and Iridescent Luster Gel.  Gilder’s paste is an intensely-coloured wax paste – resistance to water and common chemical reagents – excellent for coloring and highlighting. Use on metals, ceramics, epoxy clay, polymer clay, resin, etc. You may need to rough up the surface to give some tooth for the Gilder’s paste to hang on to – i.e. the metal surface might be a little too slippery. Gilder’s paste dries to the touch in about …