Open Design Metal Clay Rings


Learn to make these unique Open Design Metal Clay Rings

Instructor: 
Duration: 
130 minutes

Ms. Cindy Pope is back to show you all the tips and tricks you need to complete this open design ring with variations on the basic shape and even ways to add bling and some raised text.


Techniques covered in this class include: 



  • How to create a faux pressure stone set look in an open setting

  • Making an open ring with mixed metal embellishments inside and out
  • Creating an asymmetrical ring with a chamber to hold a treasure of your choice
  • How to adjust the template to create a “curvy” look
  • Learn to add raised text with a specially designed Silhouette template that will be provided with class purchase

  • BONUS material includes:

    • Template Cutting
    • Flex Shaft How-to
    • Ring Template Sizing Guide
    • Silhouette Software Project Files


    Learn how to take your finishing to the next level with a comprehensive look on finishing base metals to achieve a beautiful mirror finish or a sophisticated satin finish. Learn new ways to use a traditional flex shaft, and Cindy's favorite flex shaft attachments, plus see how to use the popular new Jool Tool™ to get amazing results with metal clay finishes.

    Don’t miss this special presentation!

    The full recording and a PDF handout of resources and links is included.

    No experience necessary.

    You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.

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    Covered In This Class: 
    • Measuring and cutting metal clay
    • Sizing how-to’s
    • Firing times and temperatures
    • How to create a faux pressure stone set look in an open setting
    • Making an open ring with mixed metal embellishments inside and out
    • Creating an asymmetrical ring with a chamber to hold a treasure of your choice
    • How to adjust the template to create a “curvy” look
    • Learn to add raised text with a specially designed Silhouette template
    • Techniques for achieving both a beautiful mirror or a sophisticated satin finish
    Materials Used In This Class: 
    • LS steel XT
    • Distilled water
    • Metal clay tools
    • Heating surface
    • Circle and shape cutters
    • Base metal firing supplies
    Bonus: 
    • Template Cutting
    • Flex Shaft How-to
    • Ring Template Sizing Guide
    • Silhouette Software Project Files

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

    The full recording and a PDF handout of resources and links is included.

    You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.