I finally go the blue screen of death with my old, unsupported windows xp computer. I have a new computer I am setting up today. I will not be able to do much until I learn this new stuff which is just too hard for someone who is almost 50. Please bear with me - I lost all my contacts, photos, spreadsheets, etc. Thanks!
Months ago, I took a class at ArtBliss given by Barbara Lewis of Painting with Fire. It involved learning how to make torch-fired enamel beads. I loved it - as you may be able to guess. Barbara did teach us how to fuse items into a flat pendant, but we didn't spend a lot of time on that process, as the day seemed to go so fast! I was making enameled pieces the other night, and due to my own ineptness (remember the big toe burn???) I was able to fuse these two pieces together totally by accident. Now of course, it isn't a usable piece. However, now that I know how to do it, I can see some pieces like this in my future! I can't wait to get more copper cutouts!