Make Your Own Beads and Components
Every jewelry artist knows the rewarding feeling of taking jewelry designs from imagination to creation. When you make your own beads and components for those designs, the experience is even more amazing. Consider these different mediums and find a whole new world of jewelry-making to fall in love with!
Apoxie® Sculpt and Findings
||Create one-of-a-kind, lightweight beads and focals with Vitrium Clay. This resin clay can be rolled very thin without cracking and easily air dries. Mix it with pigments, markers or ink pens for customized colors or use as is to design miniature works of art.
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Glass Cabochons and Settings
Experiment with these fun jewelry-making products to set your handcrafted beads and components apart from the rest.
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Gilders Paste® - Accent polymer clay, wood, porcelain and metal with these colorful pastes.
glueFOIL™ adhesive foil - Easily add foil accents with this heat-activated adhesive.
Friendly Plastic® - Design with these vibrant sticks to create faux glass jewelry and accents.
Metal leaf - Add metallic effects to polymer clay.
Omni-Gel™ for photo transfer - Transfer photos to glass, metal, fabric, leather and canvas with this innovative liquid.
ICE Resin® - Create clear domes in bezels, and mix this resin with tiny beads and more.
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