Pink Antiqued Brass Flower Stamping Earrings Tutorial

I adore raw brass findings and stampings, and already carry several styles in my shop, Alyssabeths Vintage.  These pieces are so easy to use as is or to age or patina using several different methods from fumes, to chemicals and even paints.

These sweet little flower stampings are found in my shop, I often used them as cabochons in jewelry creations but decided to punch a hole into them to create connector pieces (I found my metal punch at Michaels in the jewelry section)

Then I cleaned with brass pieces and buffed just a bit with a low grit file to give the pieces extra texture to hold the paint.  Once good and dry apply paint, I used regular acrylic craft paint in pink, again let dry completely.

After these have dried I removed bits of the pink paint with a low grit file until I felt that I had enough of the golden raw brass showing, then sealed with a clear matte finish (make sure your pain or sealer is lead free).

Waiting some more…. and then I simply added gold earring hoops and vintage Czech glass rhinestone teardrops!  So easy and very little time!

Happy Crafting!
Beth
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20 thoughts on “Pink Antiqued Brass Flower Stamping Earrings Tutorial

  1. Purrrfect pairing.
    Love your etsy shop. Great selections, awesome prices, and top of the line service, is what I always experience there. So many of your elements are in my designs. Thank YOU!!

  2. Purrrfect pairing.
    Love your etsy shop. Great selections, awesome prices, and top of the line service, is what I always experience there. So many of your elements are in my designs. Thank YOU!!

  3. Lovely earrings! I'm a new visitor, and so glad you stopped by my blog….I'm going to visit your Etsy shop. I love to make jewelry and might have to keep you in mind next time I need supplies!

  4. Lovely earrings! I'm a new visitor, and so glad you stopped by my blog….I'm going to visit your Etsy shop. I love to make jewelry and might have to keep you in mind next time I need supplies!

  5. Such a great pairing of colors!! Your earring are truly lovely.
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