Vintage Pendant with Olga Nicolas

In this intermediate level class, Olga Nicolas will share her technique for imitating enamel and metal. You will learn how to achieve a smooth and shiny surface on a curved shape such as a cabochon. Then you will see how to combine both imitations and make a bezel adapted to your cabochon's shape. Click here for the French Version of this class, Pendentif Vintage avec Olga Nicolas. Handout included

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• Pasta machine
• 1 small pack of black clay
• The equivalent of 2 packs of scrap
• Kato liquid clay
• Heat gun
• Scalpel
• Blade
• Glass tile
• Palette for blending
• A little flat synthetic paintbrush
• A rubber end brush
• A little round brush ( or a toothpick)
• Tiny round cutters
• A cutter with a simple shape
• Car plastic restorer spray
• Plasterer's grid or coarse sanding paper
• Stencil or silkscreen (optional)
• A hobby screwdriver
• Baby powder
• Acetone (optional)
• Chalks or dry pastels
• Metal colors of mica powders bronze, gold or copper...)
• Green and blue mica powders
• Embossing powders ( bronze or gold )
• Gold acrylic paint or white pearl pearlex

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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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