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

My Open Heart: 3D Metal Clay Pendants

Instructor Bio: 
57 minutes

Join me, Alison Lee, your host at, along with 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 cut out 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.