I have always been a fan of putting some kind of emblem on my stuff to personalize it with style, here is my take on a tablet cover and a kindle E book reader protective case , all been done by inexpensive hand tools and some improvised tools to make the job easier, i will be showing how to details for the tablet paisley with the green background i didn't make it for myself but took pictures while i was doing it , the eye for my ebook reader uses the same exact method,  let's get started.

Step 1: the design and materials

after you pick your design spend sometime studying it , if you didn't draw it yourself chance is it's not drawn with the consideration of fabrication so feel free to make changes accordingly like the picture below the original picture had half flowers i had to cut another half and glow it next t it so i would have full flowers, also decide what materials you are going to use and for which parts i usually like to incorporate stainless brass and copper sometimes colored metal textured or shiny it all depends on your vision for the design , after you decide what is what think ahead of how you gonna connect the pieces together you have lots of choices depends on the material you are using since we are using different colors materials in this design and lots of small parts either use soldering very very carefully i wouldn't recommend for a beginner  or you can use rivets which i decided to use with this design , print a few copies of the design and glue it to your material i use rubber cement holds well and cleans easy .
<p>Pretty with or without the jewels. Thanks for the inspiration.</p>
thank you all for the kind words and stopping by :)
That's an awesome job, Islam! I'm going to use this as a guide when I make a case for my iPad. Oh, by the way - keep the jewels. Nothing wrong with a bit of bling!
Very nice! I like it!
إبداع----Perfection, in Arabic
this is very very pretty! I wish I was so patient!
Seems like you have amazing mastery on the hand miter saw. And this is just beautiful. Thank you for sharing your awesomeness.
Gorgeous work! :D

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Bio: I love working with my hands and making stuff, jewelry and metal working are my passion
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