I didn't like the dog bone but wanted a fetish bear. All you need are a pair of needle nose pliars, flat nose pliars and some round nose pliars and you can bend and shape the original design into just about anything you want!
I just laid a strip over gold and let it melt down into it, then cut it while it was warm.
Backed it with a piece of black that I cut out as well.
For this one, I just laid a whole bunch of scraps down on my silpat, melted them, then cut into them - gives me a totally different look: