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Four Winds Necklace by cshake Four Winds Necklace :iconcshake:cshake 3 1 Green Lobster Tails by cshake Green Lobster Tails :iconcshake:cshake 7 3 Blue Lobster Tails by cshake Blue Lobster Tails :iconcshake:cshake 3 0 Dianthus by cshake Dianthus :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 Verbena by cshake Verbena :iconcshake:cshake 3 0 Spiderwort II by cshake Spiderwort II :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 Jenn #3 by cshake Jenn #3 :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 Jenn #2 by cshake Jenn #2 :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 For Jenn by cshake For Jenn :iconcshake:cshake 1 0 Enjoying the Dance by cshake Enjoying the Dance :iconcshake:cshake 1 0 Ballroom Snapshot, Holy Cross 2012 by cshake Ballroom Snapshot, Holy Cross 2012 :iconcshake:cshake 0 1 Itsy Bitsy by cshake Itsy Bitsy :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 Titanium Rings Texture by cshake Titanium Rings Texture :iconcshake:cshake 1 0 Sterling Eye Earrings by cshake Sterling Eye Earrings :iconcshake:cshake 3 0 Daylily 3 by cshake Daylily 3 :iconcshake:cshake 0 0 Rubus odoratus by cshake Rubus odoratus :iconcshake:cshake 0 0

Random Favourites

Persian Evening Bag by BorosilicateArachnid Persian Evening Bag :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 186 43 Hourglass Dodecahedron by BorosilicateArachnid Hourglass Dodecahedron :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 34 17 Spring Brights Earrings by redpandachainmail Spring Brights Earrings :iconredpandachainmail:redpandachainmail 9 5 Pittsburgh Skyline 080224 by MaillerPhong Pittsburgh Skyline 080224 :iconmaillerphong:MaillerPhong 10 13 Glass Fruit by BorosilicateArachnid Glass Fruit :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 27 19 Chain maille Candy Cane by hwkwlf Chain maille Candy Cane :iconhwkwlf:hwkwlf 10 16 Watch 8 by Marcusstratus Watch 8 :iconmarcusstratus:Marcusstratus 20 28 Retro-Space by angelic-jean Retro-Space :iconangelic-jean:angelic-jean 19 24 Snowflakes by chainmaille Snowflakes :iconchainmaille:chainmaille 132 68 How Twilight Comes by Gnomeofdoom How Twilight Comes :icongnomeofdoom:Gnomeofdoom 2 1 'Droplets of Sky' Choker by BorosilicateArachnid 'Droplets of Sky' Choker :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 119 29 Leviathan Earrings by BorosilicateArachnid Leviathan Earrings :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 29 33 Titanium and Copper Choker by WaistedSpace Titanium and Copper Choker :iconwaistedspace:WaistedSpace 47 24 Maille Beverage Cozy by MaillerPhong Maille Beverage Cozy :iconmaillerphong:MaillerPhong 27 10 Braided GSG Bracelet by WaistedSpace Braided GSG Bracelet :iconwaistedspace:WaistedSpace 58 30 Heavy Metal Snowflakes by BorosilicateArachnid Heavy Metal Snowflakes :iconborosilicatearachnid:BorosilicateArachnid 4 4



As some of you may have noticed, I've been uploading more photography than maille recently. That's because I've been lazy and haven't made maille recently, but carrying my camera around is easy. Don't worry, I'll be making more eventually. I'm not pretending I'm a good photographer or anything here, just trying to get better, I know the quality of my maille is above that of the pictures at this point. Hopefully any learned skill will carry over to making the maille pictures look better too.

This update is mainly to remove the giant wall of text though.
  • Watching: Old Simpsons episodes
  • Drinking: Sam Adams Noble Pils


Chris Shake
United States
Chainmaille enthusiast and hobby photographer in my spare time, Mechanical Engineer for my real job.


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punchyninja Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for watchin=)
zzokalj Featured By Owner Edited Dec 3, 2014   Photographer
Man, who are you? :) 
I've seen your Starpoint Gemini 2 site, that is awesome, more accurate then wiki. As a part of LGM team I can just say thank you! We really appreciate that and we didn't even knew about it till today. That's a damn fine work! We will feature it on Facebook and Twitter in a few days. :)

Feel free to use our logos, art and headers if you wanna give it a cosmetic makeover. :D (On the bottom left side you have Press Kit download). Of course, you don't need to if you wanna keep the page ultra fast. :)

cshake Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2014
Thanks! I was a little worried going in about stepping on toes with IP since I'm essentially taking all the game data and making it available online for people who haven't bought it, so hearing from LGM officially about you guys liking it is great. My day job is as a mechanical engineer in a large corporation working on stuff that's usually marked proprietary and export controlled, so I'm cautious by nature about anything that a lawyer might take issue with. ;) I appreciate the offer of the fan kit, but I am trying to keep it fast loading so I'll probably just grab color schemes from it and stay away from images where unnecessary (that's where my engineer side overrides the creative side).

I had been holding off on publicizing my site it since it's still very much a WIP, but apparently it's usable enough for people to enjoy already :) - I hope people are understanding when I'm playing around and break things temporarily in the process. Cheers!
ninjapunchy Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for the +watch=)
Zeroignite Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Ohai there :)
SerenityinChains Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
Hi there! Thank you for the favorite on our scale maille =)
Telperinon Featured By Owner May 3, 2011  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
thanks for Faving my TARDIS lamp.
tollykit Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Enjoyed the rants.
GremsGear Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2011
Hey, thanks for the watch. I'm flattered.
kinyo-spoons Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2010
thank you for the watch! ^--^
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