Premo! Diamond Cutter BraceletBack to category
Premo! Diamond Cutter Bracelet
Make a fashion statement by making jewelry with polymer clay!
- Time:2 hours
1Project time does not include the time it will take for clay to bake or cool.
2Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water and dry well. Using wax paper, metal baking sheet or aluminum foil, knead clay until soft and smooth. For best results, clean your hands in between each of the colors of this project.
3Preheat oven to 275°F (130 °C). Test temperature with oven thermometer for perfectly cured clay. Clay should be baked on an oven-proof glass or metal surface at the 275°F (130 °C) for 30 minutes per 1/4 inch of thickness.
4Cut a 9-1/4 inch long x 2 inch rectangle out of the kraft paper and tape together, ending with a 9 inch circumference.
5Roll out some of Raw Sienna on the #1 setting on the clay conditioning machine. Texturize with sand paper, cover with saran wrap and cut out ten, 1 inch diamond shapes.
6Make another sheet, this time with Antique Gold, on the # 3 setting on the clay conditioning machine, cover with saran wrap and cut out five mini shapes.
7Roll out some Raw Sienna on the #2 setting on the clay conditioning machine. Texturize with sand paper, cover with saran wrap and cut out five, 1 inch diamond shapes and five mini shapes.8Place the large Antique Gold diamonds next to one another. Then place the Antique Gold diamonds on top of them, as seen in example. Then press the mini Raw Sienna shapes onto the Antique Gold diamond shapes. When assembled, gentlly remove from work surface and wrap around paper form. Secure ends, by pressing clay together. Bake according to the directions above and let cool.
9Remove from form and antique with paint, by brushing the paint onto the bangle and gently removing it with a paper towel.