Here is an earlier project. It's a good example of the types of projects that will be featured on this site.
The pendant has a rich coppery finish. And when the ambient light is lowered, you can turn on a gentle back-light that makes the Japanese print glow from within.
The build-process is documented on Instructables.
The construction is simple and the parts are inexpensive. The look is variable depending on the lighting, and you can take the same techniques and make it look any way you desire..