Sky Guide 8 - Hand-Forming With Dimension
Step Guide Tutorial
Learning new techniques
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The .pdf tutorial contains;
53 pages of techniques,best practices, tips and tricks.
86 HD quality photos.
Free downloadable template.
Step by step guide on placing hand-formed elements.
How to create dimensional elements.
How to create "dust granulation" textures.
How to make Daisy flowers.
Access to our site member metal clay resources (sign in required)
A checklist to help you get the things you need. (download below)
The tutorial is a step guide of the making and placing of the metal clay elements in order to create your version of Rodis "Desert Rose" creation. Designed for those with metal clay experience, the guide provides details on how to create dimension. Adding a little flare with cute little daisies textured with dust granulation.
If bezel making and soldering is not within your skills (or requires updating), simply choose the Sky Guide 7 add-on package which will give you all you need to learn or enhance soldering. The package also includes the precise steps for making and soldering the settings for this project along with practice exercises and in-depth theory.
For this project you'll need: A .PDF Reader (Details)
This tutorial is good for you IF you:
- have previous experience working with metal clay.
- are comfortable with soldering using different temperature solders. (if not, see the below add-on package)
- are capable of unsupervised metal clay firing.
- have the tools and capacity of metal finishing.
Although this step guide is well within the capacity of a beginner, due to the additional skills required to complete this project, we rate this tutorial as intermediate skills required.
With this free template, you will be using the same base plate for the embellishments. It includes the steps to modify the template to;
accommodate the use of any metal clay.
use a different size gemstone.
A Little Extra Help Soldering?
Need more detail on soldering?
This version of Sky Guide 8 step guide tutorial includes all of the steps to make and solder the bezel settings for this project.
Includes how to add the half bead wire and the bezel cups.
"Call For Assistance " - Skype Consultation
Need clarification of elements contained in the tutorial? .... You can call for a Skype consultation directly from the tutorial, simply click the "Call" button! - Skype account required, consultation fees may apply. More Details.....
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