News & Spotlights — dragons

Amigurumi Baby Dragon with Orange Glass Eyes

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This fun amigurumi baby dragon doll was hand crafted by Rozan from Colorado Springs. She intended to add wings to the little guy, but the soon-to-be owner of the dragon loved him too much as he was, and wanted to take him home right away! Rozan completed this amigurumi baby dragon with these orange alpha dragon glass eyes. The eyes provided the perfect finishing touch he was waiting for! You can check out our entire collection of glass dragon eyes here, for crafting amigurumi dolls and more! About the glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com: All artisan glass eyes are original graphic designs...

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Beading Tutorial Videos: Dragon Eye Beaded Brooch

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Below are some quick video tutorials on how I make this beaded brooch with this glass eye, black and silver seed beads, stiff felt, and black beading thread. To start, glue your 20mm silver dragon glass eye to the center of a 2 inch x 2 inch stiff black felt square and let the glue dry prior to beginning your project. Follow along with the videos below for next steps. The last step is to glue on a fabric or leather backing to protect your stitching on the backside, and a brooch pin to the center of that. I love it when...

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Amazing Paper Mache Dragon Trophy Sculptures

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From start to finish, watching to process of creation of a paper mache dragon trophy sculpture is mesmerizing. These works of art are jaw-dropping when finished, and the detail that goes into their construction is slow-clap worthy. This red dragon wall trophy sculpture by Alessandro Ragone of TheDragonHunterNYC enraptures with it's golden and deep crimson red colors and fierce expression captures mid-cry. You can watch Alessandro's entire creation process from start to finish in the time-lapse video below: To add a layer or realistic life to this dragon Alessandro included these creamy orange cat style glass eyes. The delicate colors blend perfectly with the palate...

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Polymer Clay Dragons by Mini Mythicals

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Helen's polymer clay dragons are an absolute DELIGHT to look upon. She uses handmade glass eyes by Megan Petersen to give them even more life and detail.

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Little Clay Creations with BIG Personalities

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MySunkissedStudio Makes Adorable Miniatures with Glass Eyes from HandmadeGlassEyes.com Shannon, the designer and creator behind MySunkissedStudios, makes the most squee-worthy miniature creatures out of polymer clay. She brings her adorable little creations to life with tiny glass eyes from Megan's Beaded Designs.   You can check out MySunkissedStudio on Etsy here, and shop for original glass eyes here. If you want updates on when new glass eye designs come out, and would like a FREE 20% off coupon for your entire glass eye order, sign up here.

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