This is my first attempt with a three part mold. My intention is to make little buttons to give away, in particular to bards stepping up as laurels. So I’m also looking for a medieval symbol for music- though I may just try to do a teeny tiny little lyre.
That spark thing is pretty cool though. And a treble clef might be recognizable but I don’t think it’s quite appropriate. Maybe a little eighth note?
Kirsten O’Brien says:
Well, small buttons means small button – holes means less sewing and smaller weak points in garb. I bet you can get a zillion of them out of a pound of pewter, too. If you don’t already, I highly recommend tumbling them with stainless steel shot so they don’t cut the threads they’re sewn on with