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Dungeness Crab Copper Electroform Process - How I Made It!

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Dungeness Crab Copper Electroform Process - How I Made It!

This piece is probably my favorite to date! I was out walking my pup at False Outer Pt a few weeks ago and came across this perfect little baby Dungeness crab shell in a tidepool at low tide. I somehow managed to make it home without breaking it (I can't count how many sea urchin shells that I've found that didn't make it back in one piece) and immediately got to work on giving it new life in the form of a necklace.  Here's what it took to turn this little fragile shell into this copper necklace in the photo...

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