My Open Heart: 3D Metal Clay Pendants with Janet Alexander

My Open Heart: 3D Metal Clay Pendants

Instructor Bio: 
57 minutes

Join award winning accomplished jewelry artist Janet Alexander, and learn to make this whimsical hollow heart pendant in fine silver metal clay.

Janet will show you step-by-step how to create a hollow form, embed wire, carving texture into clay, and texture your clay with a texture stamp.

Then watch as Ms. Alexander shows you how to create a cutout frame to show off a pearl or bead of your choosing.

Finish up with learning some basic finishing techniques.

Get ready to learn how to make this beautiful double-sided keepsake charm.

Making these hearts could get addicting.

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.

Covered In This Class: 
  • clay choices
  • cutting and matching fronts to backs
  • creating windows
  • texturing clay
  • carving clay
  • embedding wires
  • attaching pearls or beads
  • finishing techniques
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • metal clay
  • Metal clay paste
  • liver of sulfur
  • 2“ of 20gauge round fine silver wire
  • 5mm half drilled pearl or bead
  • Super glue

Included in your purchase is the FULL recording of the entire LIVE class, plus a PDF with photos, notes and online resources.

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