This glass votive is etched by hand and finished with a clear frosted label I printed of a colorful pattern I created from my ink sketch “Inscrutable”. It’s made from a repurposed condiment jar 5″ tall x 2.75″ in diameter and comes with an LED tea light. Price includes shipping.
I etched the inside of the vase to better diffuse the light from the candle, then printed the design on a purchased frosted clear vinyl label and burnished it onto the vase. The curved glass areas are painted with purple permanent alcohol ink.
ABOUT THE ARTWORK
“Inscrutable Patterns” began as an ink sketch of one of my cats, which I then took into my graphics program to colorize the art and lay out the pattern. They all look at me like this, but this is more patterned after Jelly Bean, who sat by the window atop a box so that his face and front body was entirely in a deep shadow. Resting, his eyes are slits, and sometimes he simply closes them and takes a nap, but sitting up. I looked at him and thought, “Inscrutable”, as his expression seemed to be, and actually was since I really had no idea what he might be thinking. Read more about the art and other daily sketches at: http://thecreativecat.net/daily-sketch-inscrutable-patterns.
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