Creating a Flower Ring using Metal Clay and Basic Metal Smithing Skills
Join master goldsmith and certified Art Clay, Renate Brandel, 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 notes and all the resources you need to get started.