Lustrous Leaf Pendant & Earrings
Enjoy the fun of using natural leaves and custom molds as you enter the world of metal clay and create a simple yet elegant Art Clay Silver project that builds skills for expansion of your home studio repertoire.
This low pressure, information packed class will introduce you to the basic techniques necessary for metal clay success as you make easy molds, and discuss when and why to use a torch or kiln.
Students will learn to properly roll, texture, cut, dry, sand, sinter, patina and polish metal clay using techniques applicable to varying brands/types of clay. They will learn how to create custom molds, proper technique for opening and closing jump rings, and recommended kiln firing schedules for many metal clay brands, and more.