Here's a collection of 18 inspiring projects to jumpstart your metal clay creativity. Metal clay is so easy to use and it has exciting potential...especially when beaders transform it into beautiful finished jewelry. In three sections, moving from beginner through advanced, Inventive Metal Clay explores how to:
• Set cubic zirconia, natural stones and cabochons
• Use texture plates, bead forms, cork clay and brass screen
• Apply gold foil and enamel to fired metal clay
• Incorporate fine silver wire and bezel strips
With these skills and more, you'll create pendants, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, beads, charms and rings. Each project concludes with a gallery of variations for inspiration. Have fun exploring your own interpretations of the wealth of techniques inside!