Tiny Vintage Book Bracelet with Randee M Ketzel

In this class, you'll learn how to create tiny vintage books with elaborately embellished covers, 'spacer books that show a well-turned spine, how to age and decorate them, drill your finished artworks and finally how to seamless string them into a custom bracelet. Tell your stories--and wear them out.

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Class Materials Listing

• 2 blocks white clay
• Colored clay as needed, in your choice of colors (for covers)
• Basic polymer clay tools (including hand drill)
• Sculpting tools
• Texture sheets (Clay Yo recommended)
• Acrylic or oil paint
• Decals (Lisa Pavelka Tiny Tats recommended)
• Metallic paste wax (DecoArt recommended)
• Glaze (choice, Varathane recommended)
• Metal embellishments (choice), gems
• Stretch Magic 1mm cord
• Split rings
• Clay molds (choice)

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Randee M Ketzel

Randee M Ketzel

Randee loves polymer clay and its infinite possibility. Though she has only been working in this medium for a decade, she has developed several significant faux techniques. She also loves to teach. Nothing is more thrilling to her than to see people amazed by their own creativity. She truly believes that everyone has the capability to be artistic – given the right medium. Her hope is that polymer clay helps her students discover their inner artist.

Her one true love is faux. She strives to make polymer appear to be everything it is not. This includes making it resemble glass, wood, stone,...
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