Dazzling Mokume Gane Pendant – Polymer Clay Tutorials.

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By: The Designers

Your wardrobe will be dazzling with this Mokume Gane Pendant. Great for summer and spring, this colorful pendant can instantly add a splash of color to your summer sun dress. Great for stringing onto a choker or long chain, this Dazzling Mokume Gane Pendant showcases the popular Mokume Gane style made famous in Japan.

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Materials:

 2 blocks Premo! Accents in Frost White Glitter – 2 oz
 1 block Premo! Accents in Blue Translucent – 2 oz
 1 block Premo! Accents in Green Translucent – 2  oz
 1 block Premo! Accents in Yellow Translucent – 2  oz
 Clay Conditioning Machine
 Sculpey Acrylic Roller
 Sculpey® Clay Tool Starter Set
 Sculpey® Super Slicer
 Texture tools: screwdrivers, furniture casters, jar lids
 Deli or parchment paper
 Glue-on pendant bail
 Superglue
 Wire necklace

Instructions:
1. Preheat oven to 275 °F. Test temperature with oven thermometer for perfectly cured clay. Condition all clay by
kneading until it’s soft and smooth or running it through the Clay Conditioning Machine for several passes on the
widest setting. Fold the clay in half after each pass and insert the fold side into the rollers first.
2. Using the Mokume Gane technique, create a layered clay slab, using a layer of frost white glitter clay between
each translucent color. Texture slab with tools. Using flexible Super Slicer, slice off layers until you like the
pattern.
3. Lay patterned sheet over double thickness of Frost White glitter clay. Cover with deli paper and use tool to
burnish flat. Using flexible Super Slicer held in a curved shape, trim slab into a triangle with three curved sides.

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4. Bake according to directions above. Allow to cool completely. Superglue bail on pendant back. String on
necklace wire.