How to Create S Dream Catcher With Relics and Artifacts

Our guest Cristine Martin created this beautiful project inspired by summer days and her native American heritage

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How to Create S Dream Catcher With Relics and Artifacts
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Supplies!!

Supplies!!

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Using the beautiful solar Helios as my sun catchers base I used a Black fishnet pantyhose for the central part

Using the beautiful solar Helios as my sun catchers base I used a Black fishnet pantyhose for the central part

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I weaved colorful threads around

I weaved colorful threads around

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I removed some of my threads. Since alcohol inks are translucent and show the natural wood I used them to color the rays

I removed some of my threads. Since alcohol inks are translucent and show the natural wood I used them to color the rays

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Prep with gesso and then mix water with the mineral powders to give them a terra cota feel

Prep with gesso and then mix water with the mineral powders to give them a terra cota feel

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Distress stain spray in twisted cotton was used to color the art stones and then they were placed with gel medium

Distress stain spray in twisted cotton was used to color the art stones and then they were placed with gel medium

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More changes I decided to add different colors to the stones

More changes I decided to add different colors to the stones

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I used a wire to add the leg to the longest piece of ribbon and then a feather was added

I used a wire to add the leg to the longest piece of ribbon and then a feather was added

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Colorful beads hang

Colorful beads hang

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Colorful threads and feathers make some happy feet

Colorful threads and feathers make some happy feet

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Verday was used on this arrow finding to make it look weathered

Verday was used on this arrow finding to make it look weathered

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I glued a flower in the back of the eye, added micro beads and used it as the focal

I glued a flower in the back of the eye, added micro beads and used it as the focal

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Closer look

Closer look

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Details!

Details!

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I string different color beads and hung the legs

I string different color beads and hung the legs

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I attached the arrow and drilled some holes in the butterfly to attach the strings.

I attached the arrow and drilled some holes in the butterfly to attach the strings.

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Chain to hold and I also added some dragonfly findings

Chain to hold and I also added some dragonfly findings

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Detail look

Detail look

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Detail look

Detail look

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Close up

Close up

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The finished dream catcher! Read about Cristine beautiful dream catcher on the Muse www.sandraevertson.com

The finished dream catcher! Read about Cristine beautiful dream catcher on the Muse www.sandraevertson.com

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