Seashell Fish: put those shells you found on the beach to good use!
How to Make Seashell Fish You’re home from the beach with a collection of shells, and now you need something to do with all of them! The kids will love making this school of fish made from seashells, and you can save them as momentos from your vacation. They will look great in a shadowbox frame on your child’s bedroom wall. No trip to the beach this summer? Doesn’t matter! Seashe...
"I can do this seashell art myself!" - artist explanation about working with seashells
Cleaning and restoring colors in seashells...Rinsed in warm water and soak for 24 hours in bleach water. After totally drying, rub each shell with baby oil or with satin varnish to preserve natural color. *Another blog says shells can be soaked a week or more in bleach water if needed.