All posts tagged: gold

The Golden Snitch

The golden snitch was done for a Harry Potter themed night, at the St. Louis Science Center.  To resemble the snitch from the movies, I did some research and found out that they were originally live creatures that were hunted to extinction, for the Quid-ditch […]

Honey Bees in Watch Case

A real piece of honeycomb, has been placed inside of an antique pocket watch case. Three real honeybees have been placed inside and coated in resin. A second antique pocket watch case, with a plastic crystal, has been attached to the top side. This hangs […]

Golden Watch and Blue Morpho

A real blue morpho butterfly wing has several coats of resin on it. At the top is a gold-colored watch movement. On the back is a silver plated bail and this hangs with a gold plated chain.

Small Watch in Gold Flakes

A small antique watch movement has been placed in the center of an antique pocket watch case back. There are gold-colored glass flakes that have had resin poured over them and then the watch has been attached on top. This has a silver plated bail […]

Bee and amber on Watch Plate

An antique pocket watch movement plate still has the gears attached to it under a thin coat of resin. There is a metal bee on one side and some pieces of amber on the opposite side. This has a silver plated bail on the back […]

Antique Swiss Golden Watch

This antique watch movement is Swiss made and has a golden colored metal. It still has the original dial on the opposite side. This has a silver plated bail and hangs with a silver plated chain.

Tiny Gold Watch Necklace

This tiny necklace was made using a gold plated watch case, which has been filled with tiny watch parts. The visible watch part, was made by the Elgin National Watch company, in Elgin, Illinois, in 1918. The case has been stamped as 10K gold plated. […]

Large Antique Plate with Bees

This large pendant, was made from the bottom plate piece from an antique pocket watch movement. It has a large metal wing on one side and a piece of amber in the center. Around the amber are three gold plated bee charms. There is a […]

Small Watch Plate with Amber and Bee and Wing

This pendant was made using a small watch plate piece from a watch movement. That has a small metal wing, a gold plated bee and a piece of amber. There is a silver plated bail on the back and this hangs with a silver plated […]

Plastic Watch Dial Pin/Brooch

This pin/brooch has a normal long metal pin on the back of this plastic pocket watch dial. On top of the dial is an antique jewelry finding and then a metal gear and metal cross on top of that.