Pewter Jewellery

Pewter Jewellery

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Guide step 1
1
Character design on linoleum.
Guide step 2
2
Cut out the motif.
Guide step 3
3
Roll a piece of self-hardening clay into an appropriate size for your subject, no thicker than about 2 cm.
Guide step 4
4
Press the motif into the clay and lift it gently up again. Modify any form.
Guide step 5
5
Push a flower stick into the clay where the hole to the o-rings/the cord should be. A pattern can be scratched or pricked into the clay. Holes can also easily be drilled in the pewter after casting.
Guide step 6
6
IMPORTANT!! When you cast with pewter in clay moulds the clay HAS to be completely dry before pouring in the pewter! If you pour the melted pewter into damp clay moulds, the pewter will spray because of the water content in the clay. Put the approx. 2cm thick mould onto a grid and let it dry at least 3 to 4 days at room temperature.
Guide step 7
7
Melt the pewter at a high temperature on the hot plate.
Guide step 8
8
Pour the melted pewter into the dry mould.
Guide step 9
9
Take the motif out of the mould.
Guide step 10
10
Cut off any pewter sprue with a diagonal cutter.
Guide step 11
11
File away any rough edges.
Guide step 12
12
File away any rough edges.
Guide step 13
13
Attach round jump rings.
Guide step 14
14
Glue end caps onto the leather cord.
Guide step 15
15
Fit round jump rings and a clasp.
Guide step 16
16
Pull on the pendant.
Guide step 17
17
Holes are easily drilled in the pewter.
Guide step 18
18
Tip: Press the motif with the back of the linoleum down and get a checkered pattern. Twist metal wire around the round jump rings.
Guide step 19
19

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