New — PMC PRO is .900 silver!

The big buzz from the PMC Conference is the announcement from Mitsubishi Materials Corp. about the newest version of PMC — PMC PRO — available from Rio Grande in October. It’s 90% silver, fired in activated carbon at 1400 degrees for one hours....

10 Things Metal Clayers want for Christmas

Some ideas for the metal clayer in your life… More clay to work with! New materials to try out and be inspired by! A sketchbook to capture ideas in. Encouragement to enter that craft show. A gift certificate to your local bead store. Registration for a...

BronzClay for keychains

One of the fun things about BronzClay is that you can make keychains with it! At last, something to make for the husband, or for kids to make for Father’s Day. I’m using the fish one for my keychain, and it’s holding up beautifully, as you would...

Supplies for beginning working with Metal Clay

This list is also available as a pdf on CreativeTextureTools.com under Resources. A member at Metal Clay Gallery included this list in her list of resources for those beginning with metal clay, so I thought I would share it here as well. Basics: – work surface...