Forget the glass and ceramics; just put polymer clay through a pasta machine to make very thin sheets, cut that into small squares, and voila! Crafters have mosaic tiles in whatever shape and color they want, perfect for gluing onto any surface for beautiful decorative objects. And because the polymer weighs so much less than ceramic, these tesserae work better on smaller projects, and offer more flexibility. Simple instructions and color photos present all the basics of this appealing craft, and the great projects include jewelry, mirror decorations, house signs, coasters, tabletops, garden items, and more.Make a template from Fig. A. Use it and the knife to cut out the base from the stacked blue clay sheets. (See the Basic Techniques section for instructions on making templates.) Use a rubber-tipped sculpting tool or your finger to smooth the cutanbsp;...
|Title||:||Polymer Clay Mosaics|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2004|