Fire and Ice Earrings
by Jessie Ashman
(Oakland, CA USA)
What colors did you use? If you mixed them yourself you can include a color recipe here if you like.
Black and white.
What products did you use? e.g. Lisa Pavelka Crackle Texture Stamp, or Pearlex Antique Copper Mica Powder. (The more detail the better.)
Pearl Ex Antique Silver and Antique Gold.
Any special tools that other polymer clayers may be interested in?
Something I call a "hole pokey tool" which is a long needle like thing with a wooden handle.
Tell us how it went. Was it fun? Easy? Hard? Did you struggle with anything?
It was tedious, but I'm very proud of how it turned out!
Do you have any tips for others trying this technique?
Be careful with the resin and be patient with the beads.
Do you have any ideas for variations on this technique?
I've done several, including my "creepy smiley face", which is a combinations of numerous techniques I've seen tutorials on.
Anything else you would like to share with us?
I need better jump rings!