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that was fun.

I spent the weekend holding metal over a flame and then dropping it into a cup of brightly colored liquid, where it sizzled and spat and hissed and clanked. Then I fished it out, and repeated the process over and over and over until I had a whole sheet full of vintage metal and chain covered in lustrous colors. These components still need to be sealed, but they’ll start turning up in new designs in another week or so.

In other productivity news, here are a couple of things that will be posting in tomorrow’s shop updates.