with Christi Friesen
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Polymer Clay Jewelry: Learn 10 Beads & Charms

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Overview

Christi Friesen gives you 10 reasons to love polymer clay for making beads and charms! From intricate marbling and cane-making to sparkly surface effects and more, Christi takes you through 10 totally unique and creative techniques for amazing jewelry. Embellish your clay pieces with mica powders, gold leaf, foils and Swarovski crystals. Experiment with molds and carving. Before you're done, you'll know exactly how to bake your pieces, apply after-effects and add findings to create jewelry that's purely you.

Details

  • beginner
  • 18 episodes
  • 2h21m

Included in this Class

1. Welcome
2m

1. Welcome

Christi welcomes you to this exciting workshop on creating beads and charms with polymer clay.

2. Meet Christi Friesen
1m

2. Meet Christi Friesen

Learn about Christi, her artistic inspirations, and her love of polymer clay and mixed media.

3. Tools & Materials
13m

3. Tools & Materials

Learn the basics for getting started with polymer clay, plus some fun extra tools to try!

1. Welcome
2m

1. Welcome

2. Meet Christi Friesen
1m

2. Meet Christi Friesen

3. Tools & Materials
13m

3. Tools & Materials

4. First Things First
7m

4. First Things First

5. Marbled Beads
12m

5. Marbled Beads

6. Cane-Patterned Beads
24m

6. Cane-Patterned Beads

7. Mokumé Gané Beads
7m

7. Mokumé Gané Beads

8. Foiled Pathwork Beads
8m

8. Foiled Pathwork Beads

9. Sgraffito & Swarovski With Gold Leaf
9m

9. Sgraffito & Swarovski With Gold Leaf

10. Faux Facet Beads
2m

10. Faux Facet Beads

11. Totally Tubular Beads
7m

11. Totally Tubular Beads

12. Embellished Beads
6m

12. Embellished Beads

13. Impress-Me Beads
11m

13. Impress-Me Beads

14. Sculptural Leaf Charms
4m

14. Sculptural Leaf Charms

15. Baking
11m

15. Baking

16. After-Effects
4m

16. After-Effects

17. Putting It All Together
10m

17. Putting It All Together

18. Design Tour
4m

18. Design Tour

Recommended with this class

  • Polymer clay and liquid clay
  • Craft knife
  • Sculpting tools
  • Powders for surface effects: chalk powders, mica powders, etc.
  • Glazes
  • Oven