Foils Necklace with Olga Nicolas

In English. In this intermediate level CraftArtEdu class, Olga Nicolas will guide you in the discovery and use of foils on polymer clay. Several ways of using foils will be explained and then you choose the techniques that you like to create a necklace. The class includes videos to show the different uses of foils. Version Française.

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Class Materials List

• Pasta machine
• 2 halves of small packs of clay to make a Skinner blend
• About 1 small pack of scrap or black clay
• Foils •
Designs printed on a laser print or toner copier
• Tool to smooth the foils (or the back of a tablespoon)
• Stamp or texture sheet
• Black ink pad
• Polymer paste or liquid clay
• 1 or 2 deep texture sheets
• Nail brush
• Blade and scalpel
• Flower cutters
• Ball tool (stylus)
• Tiny round cutters
• Curved baking support

Materials for mounting the necklace :
• About 13 inches of 0,8mm wire
• 13 inches of hollow rubber cord
• 4 bead tips
• 4 crimp beads
• 2 metal beads of 6mm in diameter
• 4 small bead caps of 4mm in diameter
• Clasp
• 5 jump rings of 7mm in diameter
• Small chain (optional)
• Metal charm (optional)
• Cutting pliers and flat nose pliers
• Scissors and a ruler

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Olga Nicolas

Olga has been teaching polymer clay workshops since 2009 and has taught in France and Switzerland. She is member of several French associations or groups especially Lezartgil. She has published polymer clay tutorials in a French jewelry magazine and on her blog.

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