Faux Surfaces in Polymer Clay: 30 Techniques and Projects that Imitate Stones, Metals, Wood and More

Faux Surfaces in Polymer Clay: 30 Techniques and Projects that Imitate Stones, Metals, Wood and More

by Irene Semanchuk Dean
     
 

New in Paper

The colors, textures, and versatility of polymer clay make it a perfect medium for creating faux surfaces--and these 30 recipes for special finishing, shaping, baking, and molding techniques will transform polymer's appearance. Craft gorgeous faux gemstones; fool the eye with imitation metals, including Balinese silver and verdigris copper; and copy

See more details below

Overview

New in Paper

The colors, textures, and versatility of polymer clay make it a perfect medium for creating faux surfaces--and these 30 recipes for special finishing, shaping, baking, and molding techniques will transform polymer's appearance. Craft gorgeous faux gemstones; fool the eye with imitation metals, including Balinese silver and verdigris copper; and copy must-have naturals, from bone to leather. Or make simulated agate, slate, and marble. You'll find information on all the types of polymer clay, from translucent ones to some with mica powder, and see how to enhance their surface with paints, inks, wax compounds, and confetti. The unusual include a handsome makeup set, lapis lazuli drawer pulls, and Opal Earrings.

"[A] well designed craft book...the end results dazzle."--Publishers Weekly Annex

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579907518
Publisher:
Lark Books NC
Publication date:
08/01/2005
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 9.94(h) x 0.41(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >