(Online) Advanced polymer clay jewellery

Course summary

This workshop will be live streamed via Zoom, you will be sent a link before the class. Cut off date for bookings is Thursday 7 May

Discover the polymer clay slab method to make beautiful unique jewellery. Learn how to roll an even base, design a theme to maximise the amount of components that can be stamped out and how to roll and apply different colours to create a pattern. Clay will then be baked in the oven before you assemble your pieces to make earrings and pendants. With over 30 different colours to choose from including granite, metallic and pearl clay. No experience necessary and you will make 3 to 4 pairs of drop earrings or studs and a selection of necklace pendants including beading string.

All materials and tools provided in a kit which will be mailed to you (for an additional $12) or available to pick up from Footscray. Choose one base colour and 4 to 5 colours to create patterns from the colour chart images, also select a set of cutters (included) to create your earrings and necklace pendants which is included in the ticket price. EXTRA cutters can be purchased at $15 for larger sets or $12 for irregular sets of 3, you will be invoiced for these separately.

Please email info@ycc.net.au if you would like to attend this course in the future

What you will learn

  • how to roll a base and add different colours
  • how to design a theme
  • how to create components using metal stamps

What you will get in the materials kit

  • 1 x polymer clay base colour (4 cubes)
  •  5 x polymer clay pattern colours
  •  1 x 75cm piece of black cotton string
  •  1 x 75cm piece of leather string
  •  1 x 75cm piece of ball bearing chain
  •  1 x 30x42cm plastic mat
  •  2 x pieces of sandpaper
  •  Assorted metal necklace and earring findings
  •  1 x knitting needle for holes
  •  1 x tube of super glue
  •  1 x set of 3 embossing tools
  •  1 x cutting blade
  •  1 x scalpel
  •  3 x pieces of metal foil – gold, silver and copper
  •  2 x pieces of baking paper
  •  4 x wooden depth guide
  •  1x set of metal cutters
  •  1 x tube rolling pin

About the tutor

Anna Kolusniewski is a practising artist, teacher, jewellery and costume designer. Anna teaches a variety of art and craft classes across Melbourne, suitable for all age groups and always lots of hands-on creative fun.

Course cost

COST: $98.00

Class availability: 0 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Wed 13 May

6.00 pm – 9.00 pm

ONLINE  live streamed via Zoom – last day for bookings is Thursday 7 May

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