There’s so much more to learn about this art form, and I am determined to explore as much of it as I can through the winter. I’m sure I’ll be back in the garden come summer, but for now, staying indoors is not so bad.
Nail polish works great on metal, and now that there is no end to nail polish color, buying those small bottles is an inexpensive way to add to your color options. The clear coat works well too.
However, the red in this piece is simply what happens when copper is heated to “glowing” and then immersed in water immediately.