Learn to Make a Metal Clay Wreath Pendant with 3D Trinkets

Learn to Make a Metal Clay Shell Wreath Pendant with 3D Trinkets

Instructor Bio: 
90 minutes
06/25/2022 - 10:00am

Join master metal clay artist and instructor Grainne Reynolds, LIVE Online, June 25th at 10 AM ET, and learn how to create a charming metal clay shell wreath pendant embellished with 3D trinkets that will make you smile.

Grainne will show you all the techniques and tips you need to know to create, fire successfully, and finish a beautiful wreath pendant of your own.

Watch close-up and see how to use molds to create your embellishments.

Then see how to form your base wreath adding a beach erosion-inspired texture.

See Grainne’s method for attaching your mini embellishments to complete your sea-inspired pendant. PLUS, learn how to add a small gem to add extra sparkle to your wreath

Whether you are a metal clay beginner or have wanted to learn about creating 3D elements, this class is for you!

BONUS Learn how to add an ear post to a charm to make a matching set of earring.

PLUS Grainne 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.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Making reusable moulds of tiny shells
  • Using moulds with silver clay
  • Rolling, texturing and cutting clay
  • Sculpting a sea foam texture
  • Setting tiny sparkly stones
  • Making silver pebbles
  • Refining tiny elements
  • Creating bails
  • Torch firing
  • Polishing and adding patina
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • A selection of tiny shells etc or pre made moulds
  • 10g Art Clay fine silver
  • 5g Silver Clay Syringe with medium or fine nozzle
  • 2-3 cubic zirconia 1.5mm 2mm and 3mm
  • Amazing moulding putty or Siligum
  • Basic metal clay tools
  • Pro-Polishing pad
  • Liver of Sulphur (optional)
  • Bonus: 

    Included with the video download, a PDF with all the resources you need to get started.