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The Art of Resin Clay

Techniques and Projects for Creating Jewelry and Decorative Objects

By , (Author), Michelle Haab (Author)

eBook published by Potter Craft (Crown Publishing Group)

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Discover the Creative Possibilities of Resin Clay
 
Imagine being able to imitate the look of rare coral, create oversized but featherweight statement jewelry, or mix clay with other mediums—all without firing. The Art of Resin Clay explores the creative potential of this material, in both air-dry and two-part formulas, and guides you through everything you’ll need to get started: 
 
•         Information on choosing the right kind of resin clay, essential tools and techniques, and safety guidelines
•         Tips for mixing colors, finishing, and adding jewelry findings
•         20 projects covering a variety of creative techniques
•         Galleries of work by influential artists and crafts designers who use this versatile material
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Discover the Creative Possibilities of Resin Clay
 
Imagine being able to imitate the look of rare coral, create oversized but featherweight statement jewelry, or mix clay with other mediums—all without firing. The Art of Resin Clay explores the creative potential of this material, in both air-dry and two-part formulas, and guides you through everything you’ll need to get started: 
 
•         Information on choosing the right kind of resin clay, essential tools and techniques, and safety guidelines
•         Tips for mixing colors, finishing, and adding jewelry findings
•         20 projects covering a variety of creative techniques
•         Galleries of work by influential artists and crafts designers who use this versatile material
Product Details
eBook (144 pages)
Published: January 17, 2012
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Imprint: Potter Craft
ISBN: 9780823027248
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