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Dragon Eye Tile, Polymer Clay on Glass

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By MandarinMoon   |   
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© 2020 MandarinMoon
I'm working on a Youtube tutorial that shows how to make this dragon eye. I should have it up on my channel by Saturday, May 23rd if all goes well. Here is a link to my channel studio.youtube.com/channel/UCh…  

I used an old watch face for the eye. I thought it would be fun because it glows in the dark. Trouble was, it did not have a glass cover, like I assumed, and the "glass" melted when I cured it. I was so upset. I racked my brain trying to think of how I could salvage it. I decided to try to pop out the melted piece while it was still a little warm. Now I had a bare watch face. :(  The face of the watch was set in a metal tray of sorts and I decided to try to cover it in a couple layers of UV resin. It worked, though it did not dome like I hoped it would. The dragon looks like he has tears welling up in his eye. Poor guy, he's so sensitive. 

I will post it in my Etsy shop after the video is up. Here is a link to my shop www.etsy.com/shop/MandarinMoon  When I list it, it will show more angles including some that show the eye glowing. :)
Image size
2269x2196px 2.01 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
Apple
Model
iPhone XR
Shutter Speed
1/117 second
Aperture
F/1.8
Focal Length
4 mm
ISO Speed
25
Date Taken
May 21, 2020, 6:16:40 PM
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eerok1955Professional Artisan Crafter

This is pretty cool.

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MandarinMoonHobbyist Artisan Crafter

Thanks!

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Very Peter Pan :heart:

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MandarinMoonHobbyist Artisan Crafter

:)