Learn to create beads similar to those in this show stopper necklace made from polymer clay that incorporate design, color, style and DIMENSION!
Join award-winning artist Melanie Muir and learn how to add twists, turns and dimension to polymer, and discover the techniques needed to create shapes to make necklaces, brooches, or earrings.
Watch how Melanie uses templates to make asymmetrical beads in any style.
Discover how-to create seamless ‘frames’ and borders around your key pattern areas.
Once you’ve learned Melanie’s technique, you can incorporate a variety of other techniques to cover your beads, including:
- Polymer canes: How to Create Stunning Polymer Canes with Sarah Shriver
- Skinner blends: Creating Faux Batik on Polymer with Lisa Pavelka
- Or Melanie’s own mokume gane taught in her Rock Cuff Bracelets class.
They all work beautifully with 3D Polymer Shapes!
The possibilities of shapes and designs are endless. See how to incorporate just one shape into everything from necklaces, pendants, cuffs and earrings.
Plus, included with purchase, a PDF filled with notes, photos, and resource links with everything you need to know to get started.
*BONUS* Melanie will give you a sneak peek at her custom made templates that are now available for purchase.
Basic polymer clay skills are suggested.
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