Creating a Flower Ring using Metal Clay and Basic Metal Smithing Skills
Join master goldsmith and certified Art Clay, Renate Brandel, LIVE Online, June 11th, Saturday, at 10 AM ET, and learn how to make this forever-blooming bling embedded flower ring, combining metal clay and metalsmithing skills, and NO KILN needed!
Renate will demonstrate step-by-step how to use paper flower templates to create the ring centerpiece from metal clay, complete with adding a fire-able center stone.
Then watch and learn how to create the ring band from sheet metal and learn some basic metalsmithing skills to add to your own skillset. Watch close-up how to shape and solder your ring. Then see how to solder your showpiece flower to complete your ring.
PLUS, Renate will show you how to make a ring band from metal clay as well sheet metal if that’s your preference.
BONUS videos include how to create post-earrings using your metal clay flowers as well as a bail if you prefer a pendant.
ANDRenate will be taking live questions from participants.
Included in your purchase is a PDF with notes and online resources. Please note: the PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.
You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.
- Using Silver Paste
- Making a bezel
- Torch firing
- Refining Flower Element
- Forming Ring Shank
- Sawing Sheet Metal
- Annealing and Soldering Ring Shank
- Art Clay Silver Paste
- Artificial and real leaves and flowers
- Metal Clay
- Kiln safe gem stone 3.5mm
- Butane Torch
- Jeweler’s Saw
- Sterling Silver for Ring Shank
- Basic Metalsmithing Tools
Included with the video download, a PDF filled with photos, notes and all the resources you need to get started.