Some artists consider this the finest book on metal clay jewelry. It features step-by-step instructions and basic information about materials and processes you can use as a beginner, yet the book offers much for the advanced metal clay artist. From glass and polymer clay, to ceramics and everything in between, this book demonstrates how to blend versatile metal clay with other media for stunning results. Techniques demonstrated in this guide include rolling, forming, drying, setting, polishing, and firing.
Jackie Truty received her Art Clay Silver master's training in Japan. In 2003 Jackie received international recognition for Sacred Mountain Guardian, an Art Clay work, at the Silver Accessories Contest in Japan. At home in Oak Lawn, Illinois, she runs Art Clay World, USA, Inc. as president and owner.