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Metal Clay Video Project Tutorials for Beginners
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This page has links to beginners project video or embedded videos that have project tutorials or guides about metal clay for beginners.
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This UK based site features video tutorials on a large variety of jewellery related topics including metal clay, beading, chain maille, lampwork, mixed media, stringing, knotting and wirework. Subscription is £29.99 for a year.
Cool Tools Texture Tiles are the perfect tools, for creating beautiful pieces of jewelry. In this project, learn to make the Crimson Eclipse Pendant, using PMC3, a Texture Tile, and a few other tools and simple techniques.
This is a silver metal clay tutorial for beginners. It shows how to use the oval Perfect Match™ Dome kit to make domed washer earrings. The dome kit offers a quick way to perfectly center oval shapes while doming the metal clay. From Janet Alexander.
If you’re looking for a beautiful natural texture, nothing can beat designing with a leaf. Organic objects often make the most unique and stunning patterns. In this technique video, learn to use a leaf to make beautiful, textured jewelry.
Metal Clay Maker, Anna Campbell shows you how to turn your dried unwanted or broken silver clay pieces back into perfectly usable clay again. There is no wastage when it comes to silver clay – even your dust and tiny scraps can be turned into paste or clay to be used again!
Have a browse through the video tutorials from Rio Grande. They cover metal clay, bronze clay, copper clay, jewelry making, how to use tools videos, resin, forging metal, stone setting, patination and lots of other things. Well worth a browse.
Nicely made six minute video showing how to work with metal clay. One thing to point out, the lady talks about the ‘residue’ left after firing. It isn’t residue, it’s the natural surface of the silver before it’s polished. Apart from this, it’s a good introduction to working with metal clay.
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Joy Funnell Enamelling in Silver Clay at Craftworx