Contemporary Tribal Pendant with Debbie Crothers

In this class, you'll learn to create the necklace components, embellish them with porcelain paint and disperse dyes, and put them together with basic wire-working techniques. As a bonus, you'll also learn to create a faux lampwork bead using porcelain paint and Friendly Plastic.
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Adv Beginner

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Main Project:
• Black and white polymer clay: 2 ounces of each.
• Bright Red disperse dye
• PebeoPorcelaine 150 Paint: Ivory and Amethyst Purple
• Pasta machine
• Tissue blade and craft knife
• Acrylic rod and acrylic block
• Double-ended knitting needle or similar smoothing tool
• Skewers and craft sticks
• Kato Liquid clay and dedicated brush
• Soft round paintbrush (size 8 or 10)
• Liner paintbrush
• Old towel
• Bowl of water x 2
• A4 paper and MultixBake paper
• Heat gun
• Small ceramic tile
• Lightbulb with polymer base for baking items or similar
• Latex gloves
• Tin can or similar
• Anvil or similar
• Wire cutters and round-nose pliers
• 18g wire copper wire and black cotton cord (1mm)
• Small white rubber o-ring or small white bead

Bonus Project:
• White clay
• PebeoPorcelaine paint in colors of your choice
• Friendly Plastic (I used silver)
• Pasta machine
• Tissue blade
• Acrylic rod and acrylic block
• Skewers
• Liquid clay and dedicated brush
• Soft round paintbrush (size 8 or 10)
• Liner paintbrush
• Heat gun
• Tin can or similar
• Scissors
• Craft sticks

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Debbie Crothers

Debbie Crothers

Community art is a passion of hers and Debbie has been involved in the planning and organization of a range of polymer clay community projects.

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