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Picture of Damask Polymer Clay Pendants!
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Damask Polymer Clay Pendants!
It's easy to make these colorful pendants!
When all was said and done...I liked the damask ones the BEST!
 
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Step 1: Supplies!

Picture of Supplies!
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You just need oven bake clay, like this white sculpey. 
(and an oven, of course)
Rolling pin or dowel
Patterned rubber stamps
A circle cookie cutter
a straw
and Paint

Step 2: Let's get started.

Soften and roll out some clay about 1/4" thick.
Stamp an impression right into the clay with even pressure.
Use a cookie cutter to cut the clay.
Add a necklace hole by poking the clay with a straw.
Place on a tray and bake according to package directions.
(I did it 15 minutes at 275* F)

Step 3: Painting fun!

Now it is time to paint!
Start by giving each pendant a base coat color...and let it dry.

Next add one new color:
Dab another color on it and get down in all the cracks.
Just over a select part of the pendant.

Then use a damp cloth and wipe off the top surface of the paint.
Repeat.
Add on some more paint, in another color!
Wipe again.

Keep wiping gently and the paint on the highest surface will
wipe off and show the white clay again!

For a stunning sort of multi-colored tie dye effect!

The effects are so beautiful, you'll want to make a few!

Finish them off with a clear varnish to seal the paint!

Step 4: Enjoy!

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These are gorgeous and would make great ornaments too!
Add a chain, cord or whatever to make a stunning necklace!

Check out my blog Doodlecraft for lots more fun!
And please vote for me in the Jewelry contest!
Art for life made it!2 months ago

Thanks a bunch for this tutorial!! I've been making these pendants like mad!! And your photography looks fantastic too :) Love the colors and evrything about this tutorial.

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MicioGatta8 months ago

Beautiful and well done

Passion Make11 months ago

Love the colors. They look so cool!

faiza00711 months ago

congratulations..! these pendants are really beautiful :D

Yay! Congratulations on being a finalist!!

TamaraBerg1 year ago

Really nice... pretty colors! Great choices.

jgensmer1 year ago

Beautiful!!! Can't wait to make them at home! I made some lace pendants like this but they didn't turn out super well.

momoluv1 year ago
I love your work! I'm your #1 fan!!!!!!
BigRed19731 year ago

Thank you so much for this 'ible! I have some of this clay, and goodness knows I am over run with paint supplies! You have laid everything out so simply and clearly, I am going to have to give this a try. Love your use of colors!

shazni1 year ago

I love the colors you have used! Looks great :-)

Ooh, these looks great! This technique could definitely be used to make a lot of different things!

thehbird1 year ago
These look amazing! Question where did you get the paisley stamp
doodlecraft (author)  thehbird1 year ago

Thank you! I got the background stamps from Simonsaysstamp.

http://www.simonsaysstamp.com/servlet/the-30977/damask-IO-Cling-Stamp/Detail

slgibbs11 year ago

Nice project!

Nadflick1 year ago
I love these! They're really simple and look fantastic!!
Abigail021 year ago
Oh these look fantastic!! :D

Love'em! love the colors and the designs!

amazing....
阿美1 year ago
不错的哦,这东西怎样做的?能是一下吗?
They look really nice! You painted them so well.