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Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2014-07-15, 9:54am
Replies: 11
Views: 3,108
Posted By MistyCherie
I was going to say Cirrus too, but I think CIM...

I was going to say Cirrus too, but I think CIM also made "Halong Bay" - not sure if it will be too blue or not? It has that sort of moonstone appearance, from what I have seen. (Haven't used it...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2014-05-13, 9:27am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,744
Posted By MistyCherie
Those are gorgeous! That looks like probably what...

Those are gorgeous! That looks like probably what Duane is looking for? (I hope!)

Yay, I had a feeling it was Cirrus but wasn't positive, it just had that little bit of moonstone shimmer to them...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2014-05-13, 6:36am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,744
Posted By MistyCherie
Do you mean like a moonstone or opal or? There...

Do you mean like a moonstone or opal or? There is a color that is similar to a moonstone if you work it properly. I can't rememeber what it is called (have never used it personally). ...
Forum: Tutorials 2014-05-11, 7:52pm
Replies: 4
Views: 5,733
Posted By MistyCherie
Hopefully this is okay to post like this. It is...

Hopefully this is okay to post like this. It is an openly/publicly shared tutorial written by Tink from 2004 that I saved from ages ago:

"Riveted and Silver Core Bead Tutorial

As presented at...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2014-03-19, 2:46pm
Replies: 52
Views: 89,188
Posted By MistyCherie
I can't seem to find the thread I originally...

I can't seem to find the thread I originally thought of (Encasing clear in the 'around the world' method - I keep thinking Mary Lockwood or Kandice Seeber but I could be wrong). I also debated...
Forum: Website help and critique 2014-02-17, 10:21am
Replies: 13
Views: 9,017
Posted By MistyCherie
I use mediatemple.net - have had them for years...

I use mediatemple.net - have had them for years and am grandfathered in for a nice rate. ~7 bucks a month. I think typical hosting is around 10 a month?
Forum: Website help and critique 2014-02-04, 1:54pm
Replies: 13
Views: 9,017
Posted By MistyCherie
I could be wrong, but am 99.999% sure that if you...

I could be wrong, but am 99.999% sure that if you wish to use your specific domain name for a website then you'll need to pay a hosting company to host it. (Unless you have geek friends who can/will...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2014-01-28, 8:36am
Replies: 10
Views: 3,521
Posted By MistyCherie
You haven't indicated if you wish to pursue soft...

You haven't indicated if you wish to pursue soft glass vs hard glass. The cost, set-up, and learning would vary depending on the type of glass media you wish to work in. They are completely different...
Forum: Studio 2013-12-17, 8:34am
Replies: 9
Views: 2,238
Posted By MistyCherie
It looks amazing! I bet you are so thrilled....

It looks amazing! I bet you are so thrilled. Bravo for holding out over the years. I hope to be able to pick it up again myself. Been doing the same thing, carting my studio around through moves and...
Forum: Free Tutorials 2013-12-05, 12:35pm
Replies: 45
Views: 10,573
Posted By MistyCherie
Great videos, thank you so much for taking the...

Great videos, thank you so much for taking the time to make them and share them! I always enjoy seeing your jewelry in the jewelry thread.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-11-05, 11:24am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,272
Posted By MistyCherie
Well, if you don't have any flat mashers you can...

Well, if you don't have any flat mashers you can always get bbq tongs and modify them. (Or check the kitchen area, for various tongs as well.) Check floral dept for nice metal frogs, you can use...
Forum: Boro Room 2013-10-30, 2:38pm
Replies: 26
Views: 6,929
Posted By MistyCherie
Oh wow, this is amazing. I love it!

Oh wow, this is amazing. I love it!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-30, 11:30am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By MistyCherie
Hi Eileen, I remembered another thread about...

Hi Eileen,

I remembered another thread about a chart showing etched beads:

http://www.lampworketc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=184821

In that thread a particular website is linked to, and she...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-30, 10:19am
Replies: 29
Views: 5,565
Posted By MistyCherie
I used to use it on ivory, turquoise, and coral,...

I used to use it on ivory, turquoise, and coral, and it webs really well on those colors and other opaques (from my past experience). I wonder if their bins got mislabeled somehow and you didn't get...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-30, 9:59am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,191
Posted By MistyCherie
Beautiful, and at least now you have a chart!...

Beautiful, and at least now you have a chart! Thank you for sharing it with us. =)
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-15, 7:57pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,277
Posted By MistyCherie
Looks like some great prizes so far! Corri, don't...

Looks like some great prizes so far! Corri, don't forget to make it a sticky thread?
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-15, 1:33pm
Replies: 24
Views: 4,231
Posted By MistyCherie
Yep. I used to do this too. I'm not sure if it...

Yep. I used to do this too. I'm not sure if it was a subconscious thing worrying about inhaling fumes or glass particles, or just extreme concentration on what I was doing.. I also recommend...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-03, 5:28am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,452
Posted By MistyCherie
I don't know the answer to your question about...

I don't know the answer to your question about enamels, but if that does turn out to not be a good idea you could also try oil painting on the glass. One LE person, that I can think of offhand, did...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-02, 8:12am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,911
Posted By MistyCherie
Perhaps get/make a large hole mandrel that would...

Perhaps get/make a large hole mandrel that would allow glass bead to slide onto the casing? You could even wire wrap a little around the indentation down at the bottom edge to prevent the bead from...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-10-02, 8:08am
Replies: 25
Views: 4,355
Posted By MistyCherie
Make sure to show us what you wanted the peach...

Make sure to show us what you wanted the peach for! *grins*
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-09-27, 10:23am
Replies: 33
Views: 5,003
Posted By MistyCherie
To me they have no real meaning. It's the same as...

To me they have no real meaning. It's the same as looking at a floral, dot, organic, vessel, striped, BHB, etc type bead/item to me. Just another facet of artistic expression. I'm sure if you looked...
Forum: Free Tutorials 2013-09-27, 9:06am
Replies: 27
Views: 16,574
Posted By MistyCherie
Astrid, this is a fabulous tutorial and I LOVED...

Astrid, this is a fabulous tutorial and I LOVED your conversational no-nonsense tone. Made me smile, kept it from being boring, and I appreciate how you tell it straight. 5 stars!!!
Forum: Torch Questions 2013-09-26, 1:23pm
Replies: 36
Views: 4,119
Posted By MistyCherie
hahaha, way more price difference than that...

hahaha, way more price difference than that because of the extra "stuff" you need for a bigger torch! (concentrator/02 tank, hoses, arrestors, regulators, etc.)

I lovvvveeed my HH. I also loveeed...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-09-16, 12:39pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,733
Posted By MistyCherie
Not sure what the contents of your bowl may be,...

Not sure what the contents of your bowl may be, but have you considered slumping them in the kiln to create them? Perhaps just find (or make) a small mold and slump them.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2013-09-09, 9:45am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,769
Posted By MistyCherie
I love the idea of shaping your display to make...

I love the idea of shaping your display to make it stand out. Why not try the heart shape - that seems to be the focal point of the stamp you are using on the cards?

Love the idea of pre-folding...
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