This is my Boho Gypsy Style Jewelry Clay pendant necklace featuring products from Hobby Lobby!
From Hobby Lobby
Glitter Lips Buttons 8711754129
Czech Lass Beads Lejardin Mix
Bead Treasures Seed Beads Metallic Pink 11/0
1” Black Circle Bezel 665729
Ball/Tube Pink Chain 546945
Pick up stick or a toothpick with a wax end
Following the instructions in your package of
Envirotex Jewelry Clay make a small batch of clay and gently pat it into your
bezel opening. Note that my clay does not overflow the edges of the bezel.
Gather your embellishments, this is the fun part! You have about two hours to work with the clay before it really starts to set up. I choose hot pink glitter lips to be my featured
embellishment. The prong on the back of
the button allowed me to set this into the clay easily. Then I selected several different shaped
beads in different colours to add to the open areas. The tiny seed beads are perfect for little
The wax tip of my pick up stick allows me to
place beads wherever I want them. I made
sure that each of my beads was slightly embedded into the clay so that they
would set permanently when my clay was cured.
I worked with the big beads first and then finished with the tiny seed
When my beads and embellishments were in place I brushed
Pearl-Ex powder over the entire surface of my project. The powder will only cling to the clay, so I
didn’t brush away the excess powder until after my clay was soft cured. (five
Your project will be ready to wear in
twenty-four hours. You can be certain
that your clay is now cured and that everything is permanently attached. I then chose a matching hot pink chain so
that my colours would pop out from the bezel.
Labels: Bezels and Other Components, Buttons, EnviroTex Jewelry Clay, Hobby Lobby, Jewelry, Pearl Ex, Tips