Enlightened Polymer Clay
Artisan Jewelry Designs Inspired by NatureBook - 2012
Explore the lyrical world of polymer clay. With its delicate, organic aura, polymer clay is the perfect expressive material for any jewelry design. Designer Rie Nagumo offers innovative ideas for making 29 unique and artistic jewelry pieces, including, necklaces, bracelets, rings, pendants, broaches, belts, and earrings. In Enlightened Polymer Clay, you'll also find clear instructions on creating metal-clay chain links as well as ring forms, which enable you to incorporate your own fine metal findings into the designs. The simple elegance of Nagumo's designs speak to her deep appreciation of nature's elements and forms--from stones and flowers to geometric shapes. Step-by-step instructions provide a clear roadmap to a variety of polymer clay techniques, such as mokume gane, caning, texturing, image transfers, and more. With Nagumo's beautiful designs, you'll discover how to maximize your self-expression without having to settle for unauthentic, mass-produced designs. Also included is a how-to section for creating your own handmade polymer clay accessories combining silver clay such as Precious Metal Clay and Art Clay Silver--giving designs a rich, elegant appearance.
Publisher: Loveland, CO : Interweave, 2012
Description: 73 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: 745.5942 Nag