Metal Clay for Jewelry Makers: The Complete Technique Guide
Metal Clay for Jewelry Makers: The Complete Technique
Experience metal clay like never before.Going far beyond most other metal clay books currently available, Metal Clay for Jewelry Makers covers basics and much more. Inside, you'll explore a range of techniques including forming hinges and beads; working with paper clay; adding gemstones, glass, and ceramics; and syringing, burnishing, texturing, and using patinas.You'll discover stunningly showcased silver and base metal clays perfected in soft clay, paper, and paste forms. Sue also covers the materials that are often used in conjunction with metal clay, including embellishments, stones, and findings.After covering materials, Sue dives right into techniques, from the basics to specific advanced techniques. She explores the use of additional materials as well--applying resin, mounting stones, enameling, engraving and more. A section on zero waste--how to conserve and reuse expensive metal clay remnants--completes the how-to section.Packed with more than 500 photographs, this book will give you a clear guide to both the process and end product or effect. While no projects are in the book, finished projects with tips and techniques are spread throughout and provide inspiration for you to explore metal clay and to use your newfound jewelry-making skills with this innovative material,...
- Brand: Delphi Glass
- ASIN: 1596687134
Premo Sculpey Polymer Clay 2 Ounces-Silver (PE02 5129)
Premo Sculpey Polymer Clay 2 Ounces-Silver (PE02
Premo! Accents was specifically designed with the artist in mind. Premo! Sculpey is the best brand of clay for caning because the colors do not bleed and the clay maintains crisp lines. This line is enhanced with Glitters, Granites, Pearls, Translucents and Metallics. These specialized clays give new dimensions and looks to the advanced techniques of mokume gane, caning, mica shift and much more! Our metallics are the best brand for mica shift due to the high concentration of the mica particles. There are 24 Accents clays for you to choose from and they all blend perfectly with any of the premo! Sculpey colors for an endless amount of creativity.
- Color: Silver
- Brand: Sculpey
- ASIN: B00114PYGO
- UPC: 223390753749
Sterling silver clay PMC3 starter kit with manual (japan import) by Mitsubishi Materials
Sterling silver clay PMC3 starter kit with manual
¡ Set contents ¥ 1. Silver pot ¥ 2. Wire mesh pat _ 3.PMC clay for wire mesh ¥ 4. Design ring dedicated wire mesh _ 5. 30g solid fuel type _ 6. Sterling silver clay PMC3 (6.3g) ¥ 7. Stainless brush ¥ 8. Knife with polished spatula _ 9. Silver cross _ 10. Ring gauge _ 11. Sponge file (granulated sugar) ¥ 12. Sandpaper (# 300.600) _ 13. Tweezers _ 14. Tree ring core rod _ Liquid smoke 15. ¥ 16. Instruction manual
- Color: Silver
- Brand: Mitsubishi Materials
- ASIN: B0024F88AS
- UPC: 696748493480
Kil'n Me Softly Kiln T Shirt For Potters & Clay Artists
COPPRclay 100 Gm
Create with an incredible artistic range copper is an economical way to create large pieces and sculptures. It's also great for creating jewelry, jewelry components, custom-crafted specialized tools or working with enamels. COPPRclay can be pinched, rolled, sculpted, cut or manipulated. The binder will burn away, leaving a solid, pure copper object. You can even practice new techniques or design ideas using COPPRclay then apply your new skills to precious metals. Shrinks about 20% during firing. COPPRclay projects must be embedded in activated carbon during firing.
- Brand: COPPRclay
- ASIN: B00HHCXE70
- UPC: 852687849577
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal
Learn to shape, fire and finish silver metal clay into ornate, one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, including earrings, pendants and beads.Get fired up with certified silver clay master Cindy Pankopf, author of The Absolute Beginners Guide: Making Metal Clay Jewelry.Learn to shape, fire and finish silver metal clay into ornate, one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, including earrings, pendants and beads made using advanced techniques like stone setting and glass application. Once Cindy teaches you to sculpt cork clay bases and carve polymer texture stamps, your jewelry design will be limited only by your imagination. Forge ahead and enroll today in Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay. What You'll Learn To shape, fire and finish silver metal clay What type of silver clay best suits certain projects Kiln firing best practices and safety measures Four methods of setting stones Finishing techniques and patina application Troubleshooting and silver clay preservation tips What You'll Make A pair of silver earrings A four-stone set silver pendant An ornate burnished silver and glass pendant Custom texture sheets of polymer clay Custom silver beads What you get: 13 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access Downloadable class materials, including a firing guide Hours of close-up instruction Answers fro...
- Brand: Craftsy
- ASIN: B0147L65CY
Pure Silver Metal Clay Beads (Jewelry Arts Workshop)
Pure Silver Metal Clay Beads (Jewelry Arts
Precious metal clay (PMC) is an innovative material that combines the workability of clay with the beautiful finish and durability of precious metals. The material is easy to manipulate and shape by hand to make beads for bracelets, necklaces, and other jewelry. New in paperback, this book contains fifteen projects for creating fine silver beads and a design gallery of 25 additional jewelry pieces. Intro chapters include information about tools and techniques. Projects are organized workshop-style, to build skills cumulatively.
- ASIN: 1589236114
#3 4KG MegaCast, Foundry Clay Graphite Crucibles Black Cup Furnace Torch Melting Casting Refining Gold Silver Copper Brass Aluminum
#3 4KG MegaCast, Foundry Clay Graphite Crucibles Black
MegaCast Graphite Foundry Crucibles are made from a combination of graphite and clay, and are recommended for melting your precious, or non-precious metals and can handle large batches of material. Their thick inner walls can handle direct heat and open flame foundries. They can be used with our propane melting furnaces as well as a standard torch method. Rated to withstand temperatures up to1560°F - 2912°F - (850°C - 1600°C)..Not for use in a Coal Foundry,.Outside Dimensions - 5.25"-5.5" H x 4 5/8"- 4 3/4" - Inside Dimensions - 4.75"- 5 " Depth x 3 5/8"- 3.75" Dia. **Heavy Duty Crucible Tongs Available in our Amazon Store**. Custom size crucibles are also available upon request! We always combine and reduce shipping on multiple purchases.
- Brand: MegaCast
- ASIN: B075CT9FLX
- UPC: 039294861783
FUSEWORKS Craft KILN
Fuseworks Craft Kiln: An easy to use kiln with an adjustable electronic timer that plugs right into your household outlets! Kiln allows you to fully fuse a two layer project in as little as 15 minutes. Fuse glass, enamel metal, glaze ceramics, and more in this large 8.5" diameter x3.5" deep firing chamber. Includes kiln, stand, and instruction manual.
- Brand: Fuseworks
- ASIN: B07CY5YXBS
- UPC: 794366399990
Exploring Art Clay Silver, Part 1 [VHS]
Exploring Art Clay Silver, Part 1
Art Clay Silver is a moldable clay that becomes pure (99.9%) silver when fired. In its wet stage, you can shape it into any form imaginable by rolling, sculpting, molding, stamping or extruding! After drying, you can sand, file, engrave and even drill your pieces! Firing is easy using an electric kiln, a butane torch, or even a gas stovetop! Art Clay Silver is versatile - it can be added to a variety of media, including glass, ceramics, porcelain, and polymer clay! In this 55 minute video, Jackie Truty, artist, author, and president of Art Clay World USA, leads you on an exciting exploration of the basic techniques you will need to succeed with Art Clay, including forming, refining, and finishing. Learn to make a silver and glass pendant, an exact replica of a real leaf, and create a braided gemstone ring. You will also use Art Clay Syringe type to make a beautiful hollow filigree "Chinese Lantern" pendant.
- ASIN: B0031YC4EC
Cool Tools - FS999TM Fine Silver Syringe - 10 gram
Cool Tools - FS999TM Fine Silver Syringe -
FS999 Fine Silver slip/paste form ready to use in a convenient syringe. Includes 3 tips. Ideal for adding details and findings to your designs, making repairs, adding parts and pieces in the wet stage, greenware and post firing. Embed findings and CZs with FS999 syringe.
- Brand: Cool Tools
- ASIN: B077MPDS3C
Funny Pottery - Kil'n It - Clay Earthenware Stoneware Dishes Pots Humor - Water Bottle
A-3 SALAMANDER GOLD MELTING CRUCIBLES CLAY GRAPHITE SUPER A3 CRUCIBLE MORGAN (LZ 2.8 FRE)
A-3 SALAMANDER GOLD MELTING CRUCIBLES CLAY GRAPHITE SUPER
Clay Graphite Foundry Crucible Size - #3 (4KG) Torch Application Designed for Melting Gold, Silver, Copper, Brass, Aluminum and More! Designed to use with Fuel/Gas and Medium/ High Heat Induction Furnaces and Kilns
- Color: Black
- Brand: Morgan
- ASIN: B00Y5E8BBW
- UPC: 028841188442
Jacquard Pearl Ex Powder Pigments, Assorted Metallic Colors, Set of 6
Jacquard Pearl Ex Powder Pigments, Assorted Metallic Colors,
Add luminous color to paintings, drawings, collages, pottery and more. Incorporate into oil, acrylics, gouache, varnish or any viscous medium. Can also be used dry and then sealed. Made from powdered mica, these rust and tarnish proof pigments are highly colorfast, stable and suitable for interior, exterior and archival applications. Can be fired in a kiln to 600 F. Set includes one each of Pearl White, Super Copper, Sparkle Gold, Antique Silver, Interference Blue and Duo Violet-Brass. Non-toxic.
- Color: Assorted Metallic Colors
- Brand: Jacquard
- ASIN: B0042SWXUG
PMC Silver Mini pot set (japan import)
PMC Silver Mini pot set (japan
Product Description The easy to keep it small! Mini pot starter kit birth of clay with sterling silver! Sterling silver clay works can be fired at a solid fuel and [Features] silver pot, anyone can make, such as silver rings, sterling silver original accessories easily. Because only if left as it is set fire to solid fuel, there is no failure of firing is common among beginners. In addition, because a size smaller than normal size pot, storage is simple. (Graduated) 4. Stainless brush 3. Tree ring core rod (plate floor, wire mesh, wire mesh hat with) [set contents] 1. Silver pot 2. Tweezers 5. Sponge file, set of 3 6. Silver Cross (small) 7 . 13. production 11.PMC3 sterling silver clay 6.3g 1 piece 8. liquid smoke ring gauge 9. Kiwa with polished spatula 10. 30g solid fuel type (600 firing type Mitsubishi sterling silver clay) 12. instruction manual work and fabrication method example DVD support [usage] in PMC3 sterling silver clay dedicated baking kit, silver accessories can easily anyone with this one kit. Easier to keep it small, cute mini pot visually. There was no mini-pot kit with sterling silver clay so far, sterling silver clay pot with a mini starter kit was born at last this time! Pot normal size, large size or create a bangle, you can do bake together three or four ri...
- Brand: PMC
- ASIN: B006WWDYCG
Mitsubishi PMC3 Precious Metal Clay Silver 15 Grams
Mitsubishi PMC3 Precious Metal Clay Silver 15
PMC 3(Precious Metal Clay) combines 90% of microscopic particles of metal with 10% of water and non toxic binder to create a material that can be worked with as easily modeling clay.Objects can be made with simple tools , then they are dried and heated in a small kiln or with a torch.. Firing Temperature and Time: 1290 °F for 10 minutes 1200 °F for 20 minutes 1110 °F for 30 minutes You can enjoy to create your original objects with PMC3. English instructions are enclosed in the pack so that you can easily work with PMC3.
- Brand: PMC3
- ASIN: B07K5F75W5
18" CZ Crystal Ball Link Necklace - The Crystals on The Pendant Have Been Hand Set on a Half inch kiln Dried Clay Ball - The Ball Hangs from an 18 Soft Silver Plated Link Chain.
QYZLT Handmade Ceramic kiln pet Dog/cat Seal Moisture-Proof Adult Funeral pet Coffin Funeral Supplies Ornaments,Silver
QYZLT Handmade Ceramic kiln pet Dog/cat Seal Moisture-Proof
product descriptionMaterial: CeramicStyle: ChineseSize: width 11.8 cm * height 14.9 cmCapacity about: 750mlMaterial: The coffin is made of high temperature porcelain clay, which is transparent and keeps the gloss.Scope of application: can accommodate dogs, cats, pets, precious pets, body gray[Quality]: Handmade small enamel made of 100% high quality ceramic materialDesign: exquisite hand-patterned surface, cover design, good sealing, simple rope, bottom safetyAfter calcination at a high temperature of 1330 ° C, the ceramic is made of the preferred kaolin.And the color of the items displayed in the photo may be slightly different from the computer display because the display is not calibrated the same. I hope to understandIf you have any questions or feedback about our products, please contact our customer service
- Color: Silver
- Brand: QYZLT
- ASIN: B07SH7FYB2
C&C Products Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool Kiln Furniture
C&C Products Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool
Description Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool Specifications Material: Stainless Steel Color: Red & Bright Silver Size: (approx.) 31*9.8cm Weight: (approx.) 175g Features Designed for dipping fired pots into colours and glazes. Metal handldes covered with rubber prevents you from heat. Two forked prongs closing opposite each other help grip firmly whilst dipping. Notes Please allow a bit measuring errors. Package Included 1 x Dipping Tong. If there is a size or colour choice please email me with your choice or it will be sent at random.
- Brand: C & C
- ASIN: B01MR3W0Z2
Thompson Enamel - Transparent Colors - 1/2 oz Jar, Lead Free Vitreous Enamel Powder (Clear for Silver 2020)
Thompson Enamel - Transparent Colors - 1/2 oz
Formulated to perform beautifully on a variety of metal and glass substrates, Thompson lead-free enamels are quality-made to deliver dependable, repeatable results. This medium-temperature, high acid-resistant enamel fires at temperatures from 1,400°-1,500°F (760°-815°C) on fine silver, copper, gold, low-carbon steel and fired fine-silver, copper or gold metal clay. Before firing, in this powder form, this 80-mesh enamel will not look as it will after firing. It is always prudent to pre-test enamel colors on examples of the workpieces you are using to resolve any slight variances that may occur in different batches of enamel and its performance on your specific metals.
- Color: Clear for Silver 2020
- Brand: Thompson Enamel
- ASIN: B078J6DSJ6
- UPC: 659360465655
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Alternative Kilns & Firing Techniques: Raku * Saggar * Pit * Barrel (A Lark Ceramics Book)
Alternative Kilns & Firing Techniques: Raku * Saggar
Ceramicists searching for new ways to fire their creations now have a wealth of options. Authors James Watkins and Paul Wandless, along with a group of distinguished artisans, demonstrate in detail how to build low-cost, low-tech, yet high-quality kilns. The plans range from an easy, affordable, and versatile Raku Kiln to a unique wood-fueled Downdraft Stovepipe Barrel one. These clever devices make it possible to produce rich surface effects from alternative reduction firing techniques. In addition to showing the basic procedures for using each kiln, easy-to-follow directions for many fast-fire methods unfold in color photographs: You’ll see how to achieve terra sigillata surfaces with direct chemical application, and how to do traditional crackle-glaze raku and smoke finishes.
- Brand: Lark Books NC
- ASIN: 1579909523
Fire Brick - 2 Pack
Fire Brick - 2
Create more at one time. Convenient two-pack allows you to continue firing while cooling your first batch of metal clay designs. Each brick measures 9" long x 4-1/2" wide x 2-1/2" thick. Sold in a pack of 2. Uses for Fire Brick: Firing silver jewelry clay projects using micro torch (sold separately). Use as a surface for soldering wire and jewelry projects.
- Brand: Delphi Glass
- ASIN: B00JMH53GS
Doradus Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool Kiln Furniture
Doradus Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool Kiln
Description Clay Sculpture Dipping Tong Pottery Tool Specifications Material: Stainless Steel Color: Red & Bright Silver Size: (approx.) 31*9.8cm Weight: (approx.) 175g Features Designed for dipping fired pots into colours and glazes. Metal handldes covered with rubber prevents you from heat. Two forked prongs closing opposite each other help grip firmly whilst dipping. Notes Please allow a bit measuring errors. Package Included 1 x Dipping Tong
- Brand: Doradus
- ASIN: B01DUDNLD6
Cool Tools | Introduction to UltraLite Beehive & Studio Kilns by Karen Trexler
If you are interested in this product, please click this link: https://www.cooltools.us/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=KLN-701-P The UltraLite Beehive Kiln is a table top jewelry kiln used to fire FS999 Fine Silver Clay, EZ960 Sterling Silver Clay, PMC and Art Clay Silver. It will fire glass cabo...
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Metal clay kilns - a quick introduction.
A brief comparison of the most popular metal clay kilns in the UK. We’re having a look at the Paragon SC2, SC2 Professional, Prometheus PRO1 (also called MiniKiln), PRO1-PRG, and PRO7. These are all kept in stock at www.metalclay.co.uk, including a whole rainbow of colours for the Paragon SC2.
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Do I Need to Have a Kiln to Fire Metal Clay?
Master Instructor Cindy Pankopf www.cpCreativePlace.com answers common questions about torch firing vs. kiln firing metal clay.
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SpeedFire - Alternate firing methods for metal clay
There are options other than kilns or torches for firing metal clay. Check out the SpeedFire line of firing solutions. The SpeedFire SuperMini is great for low fire silver clay. The SpeedFire Cone works for silver clay, copper clay and enamels. I'll show you how to use these devices. The Spee...
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Craft punched silver charm made with PMC flex
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