Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I can’t leave the beach without a pocket full of rocks! This habit leads to a lot of rock piles on my shelves and window sills, so I decided to start using these little treasures in my jewelry. You can use today’s tips to get the best results when incorporating natural materials into your […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I’m always excited to find new ways to use Crystal Clay and this week I decided to create a marbled effect by mixing two colors together!

Part of the fun of this trick is not knowing what your finished piece will look like. The colors and patterns in the marbling wind up being very organic. […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

So far I’ve set seed beads, gemstones, and Swarovski Crystal stones in Crystal Clay, but this week I found way to use this clay with one of my favorite things – charms! Crystal Clay and a bezel can become the perfect frame for a favorite charm and you can use today’s tips to […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

I always enjoy finding new ways to use our products! I’ve made a few Crystal Clay pendants, but realized I hadn’t tried making any rings with Crystal Clay. You can use today’s tips turn leftover beads and clay into a mosaic ring!

I used one of my favorite cube seed beads to match my square […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Not every project turns out right the first time! A recent jewelry clay pendant took three tries before I finally found a design I liked. Fortunately Crystal Clay is very forgiving and I was able to start over with relative ease!

Crystal Clay’s 60-90 minute working time means you can remove the wet clay […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

No-bake clays like Crystal Clay or DeCoRé Clay are a wonderful way to create unique jewelry settings for crystal stones, beads and other small objects like shells and pebbles. When you first start working with this media keeping the clay smooth, clean and free of marks from tools and fingers is often difficult. […]