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Offline kathyp

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look what i made!
« on: April 10, 2008, 08:26:26 PM »


i have been melting the wax from the cutout a couple of weeks ago.  this is a small bit of it.  much more to go.
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Re: look what i made!
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2008, 08:36:00 PM »
That is darn nice.

How many pounds?

How did you do it?(Double boiler, solar, etc)

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Re: look what i made!
« Reply #2 on: April 10, 2008, 09:11:53 PM »
i haven't weighed it yet.  i'll do it when i'm done with all.  i melted it over a double boiler through cheese cloth.  the wax melts into the water and then when it cools and shrinks it slides right out.
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Re: look what i made!
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2008, 09:43:41 AM »
Kathy, nice blob of wax you got there, yeah!!!  Such fun eh?  BEautiful day in this wonderful life, Cindi
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