Painting and Sculpting using PMC Paste with Terry Kovalcik

Painting and Sculpting using PMC Paste

Instructor Bio: 
88 minutes

Watch this instructive video and learn from expert PMC artist, Terry Kovalcik, how to use PMC in a sculptural manner.

Terry demonstrates a variety of unique techniques for creating a bas-relief effect on your jewelry pieces plus how-to build 3D effects using PMC paste as a painting medium.

Learn from a master how to add this technique to your metal clay skill set.

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Covered In This Class: 
  • Tools and Materials
  • Creating unique sculptural elements
  • Step by step 3D construction techniques
  • Creating bas-relief images with PMC Slip
  • Constructing a “hanging flower” cabochon element
  • How-To use “slip-trailing” to create unique custom designs
  • PLUS, Finishing techniques to make your finished design stand out
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • 1-PMC+ 28 gram and 1-18 gram package
  • 1-9 gram of PMC3
  • 1-container PMC3 Paste, 1-PMC+ Sheet
  • playing cards
  • 3M sanding sponges
  • Small spray bottle to use with water—should spray a fine mist
  • Pencil (HB) with a sharp point
  • Emery board, fine grit (pink or blue); 1 medium – coarse grit boards
  • 1 sheet each 400 and 600 grit wet sandpaper
  • Dental Tools, to burnish with
  • A variety of different size brass tubes for punching holes in the clay
  • X-acto Knife with #11 blade
  • A few single edge razor blades
  • Rubber tipped blending tool— it looks like a paint brush with a rubber tip
  • Watercolor Brush (#0-00)

Included is a class handout filled with notes and all the resource information you need to get started.