Textured Love Pendant

impressart metal stamped love pendant texture stamper

Tools Needed

Brick textured love pendant impressart texture stamper

Step 1

Texture the pewter blank.

  • Place the Brick Pattern design stamp in the Texture Stamper with the ImpressArt logo facing down
  • Place the pewter blank on the steel block
  • Strike the pewter blank with the texture stamper, repeatedly, until the pewter blank is textured

Watch the Texture Stamper Video for more.

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Step 2

Stamp the word “love” on the pewter blank

  • Place the Stamp Straight Tape on the pewter blank where you want to stamp the word “love”
  • Align the bottom of the letter stamp with the top-line of the tape
  • Using the Ergo-Angle hammer, strike the stamp with medium force at a 90 degree angle

Watch Metal Stamping Basics for more.

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Step 3

Using the Ergo-Angle Hammer, stamp the Whimsy Heart design stamp under “love”

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Step 4

Highlight the stamped word with stamp enamel

  • Use the Q-tip to ensure the enamel completely covers the impression
  • Wait 10-20 seconds
  • Blot with a soft cloth
  • Wipe away the excess stamp enamel with a soft cloth

See Stamp Enamel for instructions and tips.

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Step 5

Use two pairs of pliers to open the jump ring

  • Place one pair on either side of the opening
  • Move the ends past each other

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Step 6

Attach the jump ring to the pendant

  • Thread the blank onto the jump ring
  • Thread the chain through the jump ring

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Step 7

Close the jump ring

  • Hold the jump ring on each side of the opening with chain-nose pliers
  • Move the ends of the jump ring laterally to close it
  • Move the ends past one another several times
  • As the ends align, you will feel or hear a “click” as the ends touch

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Step 8

Experiment with other design stamps to create unique textures

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