Kept Birdcage Necklace
This one's for the birds...in a good way! Perch yourself proudly in front of a Sizzix DecoEtch Die by Vintaj, a Vintaj metal blank and a Vintaj Special Edition BIGkick Machine. Together, you'll create fantastic jewelry like this for stylish members of your fabulous flock.
Other Supplies: 11.5mm x 6mm Arte Metal Elongated Oval Chain (Vintaj Item# ACH0003R) (ACH0003), 20.5mm x 15.5mm Kept Heart (Vintaj Item# ADP0015), 50mm x 20mm Floral Key (Vintaj Item# AP0005R) (AP0005), 55mm x 15mm Gate Key (Vintaj Item# P350R) (P350), Vintaj Glaze (Vintaj Item# VPK34834), 1.5mm Hole Punch Pliers (Vintaj Item# V-PLHP15-SH), Beads, Clasp, Jump Rings
Emboss an Oval Vintaj Natural Brass Altered Metal blanks using the Forgotten Times DecoEtch die. Buff with the Metal Reliefing block to highlight the raised designs. Punch or drill an additional hole at the bottom of the etched blank and attach a Kept Heart charm with a jump ring. Punch or drill four holes, three clustered together, along the Gate Key decorative pendant. Dangle a variety of charms from the Gate Key. Create one side of the necklace by linking a variety of beads, jump rings onto chain. Attach each side of the chain to the centerpiece. Attach a clasp at each end of necklace. 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.