Textured Pendant and Earrings

Textured Pendant and Earrings

Simple geometric shapes and bright, bold colors intrigue my rookie sense of jewelry design. My choice of shapes and colors allowed me highlight the textures I created with JudiKins Clay Squishers.

Project Supplies

Instructions

Textured Pendant and Earrings How 1
Textured Pendant and Earrings How 1

Condition blue clay and roll out to number 3 setting on clay machine.

Place JudiKins Clay Squisher on rolled out clay and roll clay roller over Squisher.

Using 1-1/2” square clay cutter, cut out square positioning the cutter over interesting area of texture.

Textured Pendant and Earrings How 2
Textured Pendant and Earrings How 2

Condition and roll out lime green clay to number 3 setting.

Texture clay with a different pattern on Clay Squisher.

Using 1-1/2” clay cutter, cut out square positioning the cutter over interesting area of texture.

Using 1” circle clay cutter, cut round in center of cut square.

Textured Pendant and Earrings How 3
Textured Pendant and Earrings How 3

Cut 2 small rectangles of blue and 2 of lime green textured clay.

Place 1 blue rectangle texture side down on work surface. Place an eye pin on the clay pressing down gently. (If you push too hard you will flatten textured surface.)

Apply a small amount of liquid clay to surface and then lay the flat side of a lime green rectangle over it, gently pushing to adhere. Repeat.

Textured Pendant and Earrings How 4
Textured Pendant and Earrings How 4

Place all pieces on a baking tile and bake per clay manufacturer’s instructions. Cool completely. ( I sprayed my pieces with a clear sealer)

Attach chain to pendant with “O” ring. Attach fishhook ear wires to earrings with “O” rings.

Designed by Scott Pfeiffer

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