With Sizzix DecoEmboss and DecoEtch Dies by Vintaj, every creation is an adventure that can be uniquely yours. Simply emboss or etch beautiful designs like this onto a Vintaj metal blanks and transform your jewelry into a striking statement. To complete the incredible piece you see here, just follow the instructions below.
Emboss a Skyward Bird Vintaj Natural Brass Altered Metal blank using the Nouveau Roses DecoEmboss die. Emboss a Feathered Left Wing Vintaj Natural Brass Altered Metal blank using the Cherry Blossom Garden DecoEmboss die. Emboss two Square Tags and one Artisan Star using the Lowercase Handwriting DecoEtch die. Use a paint brush to apply Verdigris Vintaj Patina to the Square Tags and Artisan Star etched blanks and use a paper towel to remove the paint while it is still wet, leaving it only in the impressions to accentuate the design. Buff with the Metal Reliefing block to highlight the raised designs. Punch or drill additional holes in the blanks for linking. Attach the embossed Skyward Bird blank to a large jump ring using a smaller jump ring to form a dangling pendant. From the bottom of the Skyward Bird pendant, dangle a variety of letter etched blanks and beads. Create the necklace by linking a variety of beads, capped beads, a Token Feather charm, an embossed Feathered Left Wing blank and jump rings onto chain. Attach each side of the necklace to the pendant. Attach a clasp at the end of each beaded strand. If desired, Vintaj Glaze can be used as a sealer for natural metals to prevent oxidation. It is fast-drying, durable and permanent with a satin finish.