I am a self taught beginner. All I knew was the basic chain stitch. After scouring the web I found tons of YouTube videos on different stitches. I did not use a pattern I just started crocheting.
Tumbling Abalone shell pieces to make them look they have been tumbling in the Ocean.
My Adventure with my 1st Rock Tumbler
Here are the last steps before my final product.
Here are the finished Abalone shells after cleaning them. It was time consuming but they turned out amazing
I had 10 Abalone Shells that have been sitting around for about 30 years. I needed to get them clean so I could use them to make Wire Wrapped Pendants... Here is my Journey
A few of my pieces