Metal Clay "Pods" with Polymer "Seeds" with Kelly Russell

Organically Speaking: Metal Clay "Pods" with Polymer "Seeds"

Instructor Bio: 
103 minutes

Watch and learn the techniques Kelly Russell uses for creating these unique organic shapes made from metal clay and a bit of polymer clay for color and seed shapes.

Discover how Kelly creates these exquisite one-of-a-kind pieces and learn step-by-step how to start creating your own organic pod creations.

Kelly will show close-up how she makes “textured shell casings” for the "Pods" and her mokume gane process for creating the polymer clay inside “seed."

Ms. Russell will also demonstrate how she makes a variety of small dimensional shapes from metal clay to use as embellishments, as well as her “antiquing” process to give a professional artistic finish to your piece.

Learn how she assembles her creations using a variety of beads, stones or gems of your choice.

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No experience necessary.

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Covered In This Class: 
  • making textured shell casings
  • mokume gane process in polymer clay
  • creating a variety of shapes with metal paste
  • antiquing and coloring both the metal clay and polymer clay
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • polymer Clay - should include Pearl for shimmer
  • PMC+(lump and thick paste)
  • olive oil
  • gold leaf

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.