Skill level: beginner.
Follow this step-by-step polymer clay tutorial to learn how to work with polymer clay, metal leaf, alcohol inks, and wire. We will be making a pair of original polymer clay earrings with shining leaf design and hand-made earring findings (open leaf-shaped links).
It is a good starting project for novice polymer clay artists. You do not even need a pasta machine, and I will show you how to form the wire links without an anvil.
This tutorial includes:
- Detailed list of materials and the best places where to buy these materials;
- Complete list of tools needed to do this project;
- Ten pages of detailed step-by-step explanations with more than twenty big full-color pictures showing every step;
- Additional notes and tips.
Place a mouse over the small pictures to see them enlarged.
Example Pages from Tutorial Polymer Clay Leaf Earrings