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Carving Dry PMC - Tim McCreight from Ganoksin
Conforming Die for Metal Clay Molds - Cool Tools
Great video showing you how to cut down on the amount of clay you use when you use molds to make items.
How to straighten wire - from Cool Tools
How to get a mirror finish on a fired piece of metal clay - from Cool Tools
Great introduction to silver metal clay from Tamara Honaman at CraftArtEdu.
Making metal clay paste or slip - from Art Jewellery Magazine
Great video with lots of information. It focuses on polymer clay but the principles are the same for metal clay.
Great free video tutorial from CraftArtEdu showing the best technique for making coils.
Great set of video tutorials showing different aspects of working with the Metal Clay Findings riveting tool. This is a great tool for cold connecting things to your metal clay work.
Metal Magic Silver Clay Product Test - Cool Tools
Introducing a new silver clay product on the market called Metal Magic Silver Clay. This product is 80% fine silver and 20% binder by weight. It shrinks 25% during firing in comparison to other brands of .999 silver clay that shrink 10 – 15%. Metal Magic Silver Clay is available in 3 three sizes (25, 50 and 100 Gram packs), comes in lump form only, and is priced LOWER than other silver clays on the market.
This product is the only silver clay that is available in a 100-gram package.
Watch this video and see how easy this product is to use.
Neat little video from the PMC Guild showing how to solder an earring post to a metal clay item. It can be downloaded from the Guild website. It's an excerpt from a PMC basics DVD available from Brynmorgan Press.
Storing Silver Metal Clay - Cindy Pankopf
Get tips on keeping opened metal clay soft and ready to use next time.
Syringe Metal Clay - Cindy Pankopf
Learn invaluable tips and techniques for using silver clay in syringe form from master instructor Cindy Pankopf. Everything from how to hold they syringe for maximum control to showing examples of design possibilities.
Great video from the National Business Series all about metal clay.
What is Metal Clay? - Cindy Pankopf