Polymer Clay Earring Tutorial

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Today we’re going to be making some easy earrings from polymer clay.
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These are so simple and quick to make in bulk. I plan on stocking up on a few pairs and keeping them on hand for gifts. Plus there is something totally therapeutic about working with clay! I hope you enjoy the video!

If you’re at work, hard of hearing, or just can’t watch the video, here’s a basic overview of how to make your easy polymer clay earrings.
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Supplies:
– Polymer clay (I don’t prefer one brand over the other)
– Clay Glaze (I like the sculpey brand)
– Earring posts
– Fine glitter
– Tacky glue (good for glittering)
– Industrial strength glue (I used E-6000)
– Acrylic Paint (you can paint your earring if using white clay, or use to add designs.)
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First, work the clay in your hands so it’s nice and soft. Then make your shape. To make the heart cleavage use the end of a needle or toothpick. When you are ready, bake the clay according to the directions on the package.
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Once your figures have cooled, you can either paint them with acrylic paint, or you can skip this step and go straight to glazing them. Follow the directions of the bottle. (You will not bake it again.) To add glitter on the diagonal you can refer to this tutorial! Once the earrings are dry use the industrial glue to add your earring backs.
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How sweet are those!?

On Monday I will be sharing one more clay earring tutorial…are you ready? I call it, “The Fang.”
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And it’s going to blow your mind.

Have a great weekend!
xo,
Alison

13 Comments

  1. meginprogress.com

    Your craft goddess ways continue to amaze me.

  2. Jaclyn

    Sweet and simple — perfect!

  3. Courtney Snowden

    Fang-licious…

  4. Sarah Larsen

    Allison, I just needed you to know that I am having to do some blah work right now on the net, but I stopped by your blog, and I swear at this moment nothing could make me smile..then there was the Allison thinks you're A-OK pic. Oh man, it totally broke me. You're the best, and now I can totally picture your voice (although in my head it's totally scratchy ;))Remember when you posted about blogging woes and what to do etc.? Well, you're doing it. You're living the dream babe. I'm totally inspired with the way you've put your heart into it. Maybe someday I'll try and do that to. 🙂

  5. kaelee

    I bought a ton of clay, and haven't had much success (or time) with it. Earrings great idea.

  6. Hi, I'm Andrea.

    my favorite video yet.

  7. Peggy B

    Thank you Thank you for using the earring posts I have been searching for without success for years!!!! Where on earth did you find them????!!!!!
    Please Please email me!!!!
    and your earrings outof cleay are adorable and I will give it a try.

  8. I love IT JUST ONLY THE HEARTS ONE

  9. savithaa

    i want to know
    where to get polymar clay . i dont have oven in my home give me idea

  10. Jessica

    I love your quick and easy to follow tutorial! Just a question about the type if glue for the studs, does the e6000 hold up well to usage? Thanks so much!

  11. Lovely earrings…

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