Online at Craftcast

Julia is a guest tutor at Craftcast, the online class provider based in the USA. The video classes go out live and are then available for download so you can watch them whenever you like. If you can’t make the live class, you can still access the recording, all the resources and documents at any time. Browse the great classes available at Craftcast.

Hand Moulded Metal Clay Pods

Silver and Gold Pod Ring by Julia Rai

Join Alison Lee, your host at Craftcast, along with award-winning metal clay artist Julia Rai and learn how to make these colorful hand-molded metal clay pods that you can use as a stand-alone piece or as a component to add to other jewelry pieces.

“Silver clay is a great material for making hand-molded forms. In this class, you’ll learn how to create organic pod forms quickly and easily. Even complete beginners can use silver clay to create these forms which make great components for jewelry.”

Watch close-up as Julia shows step-by-step all the tips and tricks you need to know to make your own unique pods.

And don’t stop there!

Ms. Rai reveals her easy techniques to add COLOR to complete the look.

*BONUS* Learn how to incorporate these skills to create a beautiful complimentary ring.

Don’t miss this special presentation! Click here to buy the recorded class.

No experience necessary.

Adding Colour to Metal

Adding Colour to Metal with Julia Rai at Craftcast

Join Alison Lee, your host at Craftcast, and international, award winning metal clay artist, Julia Rai, and learn how to add beautiful color to metal.

In this packed class, Julia covers adding colour to metal using a wide variety of methods.

Learn to create different results using glass, ceramic, acrylic and effect paints. Want to try enamel? Julia will show you how to work safely with enamel and fire it with a torch making this ancient technique accessible to everyone. No kiln needed!

Learn about pastes to add patina like effects, alcohol inks in a wide range of colours and resin both as colour and sealer.

Lots of possibilities to have fun with colour.

BONUS Julia will show you how to add a heat patina to copper and bronze and how to use resists with Liver of Sulphur to get the patina just where you want it!.

Don’t miss this special presentation. Click here to buy the recorded class.

You can re-watch all your CRAFTCAST purchases as many times as you like.

Included in your purchase is the FULL recording of the entire LIVE class, plus a PDF with photos, notes and online resources.

Please note: the PDF is not a stand-alone instructional booklet.

No experience necessary.

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