Dot & Slot Polymer Clay Necklace with Cynthia Tinapple @

Dot & Slot Polymer Clay Necklace

Instructor Bio: 
65 minutes

Watch master polymer clay artist from Polymer Clay Daily, Cynthia Tinapple, and learn how to create these fun and festive Polymer clay necklaces.

You'll be amazed how fast you can create these trendy beads with a polymer extruder.

Ms. Tinapple’s dot version necklace is based on a "tab and slot" construction that's solid and never fails to get compliments. Little bits of scrap clay comes in handy for this version.

Watch as Cynthia shows you step by step how to prepare, extrude and construct. Then see how to wrap the tubes with simple leafy shapes, to mimic eucalyptus. Follow along and see how to bake and finish your new fun necklace.

Once you get going, you'll quickly put your own spin on this very fashionable concept and be making lots of varieties.

Included in your purchase is a PDF with online resources plus a class video to watch as many times as you like.

No experience necessary.

Please note: the PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.

Covered In This Class: 
  • Extruding Tubes
  • Making and adding dots
  • Curing Clay
  • Creating tube sections
  • Adding leaf embellishments
  • Stringing and finishing
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Metal clay extruder and accessories
  • Black clay soft for extruding
  • Scraps, patterns, or solid colors of polymer clay
  • Bead piercing pins
  • Silk beading cord and needle

Join the discussion!

When you register for this is it live or do you get a video to play over and over, or both?

Hi Naomi, When you take a LIVE class you always get unlimited viewing of the video after plus the pdf handout to download.