Friday, September 30, 2011

Copper Patina

The past month or so I've been experimenting with different types of patina. I first tried using liver of sulfur, but the results were not as bright as I wanted. Then I splurged and bought a micro torch, to try making my own ball pins, and see the patina effects of heating copper. I've been having lots of fun with it! I love the rainbow colors. I don't know if they will last though, I may try sealing?

Monday, September 5, 2011

Resin and PMC3 Clay

I love experimenting with resin. Here's a few recent creations.

I also bought one of those hot pots for low fire precious metal clay. My first attempt: