Mixed-Media Jewelry

If you love mixed-media jewelry, you’ve come to the right place! Learn how to make resin jewelry, and be inspired with designs for earrings, bracelets, and necklaces.

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Name Your Necklace: A Free Mixed-Media Jewelry Lesson from Jen Cushman

Today’s guest blogger is Jen Cushman, a popular instructor and a regular contributor to Cloth Paper Scissors magazine with her Mixed-Media Metalsmith column. Check out her Resin Assemblage value pack here–it features Jen’s two DVDs (Mixed-Media Chalkboard with Cast Resin and Clay Heart with Wings Assemblage), plus ICE Resin and molding putty. Enjoy this preview of Jen’s friendly teaching style! ~Cherie Wire…

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The Charms of Mixed-Media Jewelry

When I was a little girl, my aunts started a gold charm bracelet for me. For several years, on each birthday and Christmas, a tiny package arrived with a new charm. I still have it-wore it on my wedding day as my something blue, because some of the charms have blue stones. What luck! You…

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Make Art to Wear: 4 Free Tutorials for Wearable Art

You can usually spot an artist from across the room. She (or he) is the one with the hand-stitched shirt, the unique cuff, or the hat that adds panache. Artists have style, and they're constantly looking for art to wear! Vintage neckties make a base for embellishment on these art-wear necklaces. In this free eBook,…

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New eBook: 5 Free Found Object, Steampunk, and Resin Jewelry Ideas

Show off your artistic nature by making and wearing stunning and unique mixed-media jewelry from found objects and resin.   Mixed-media jewelry by Becky Nunn. In this free eBook , Mixed-Media Jewelry: 5 Free Found Object, Steampunk, and Resin Jewelry Ideas, you’ll learn how to make resin jewelry, how to make molds to duplicate found…

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5 Basic Resin Steps for Mixed-Media Jewelry

You know I have this thing (and I know many of you do, too), where I have to try every technique and product that comes down the pike. Encaustic, water-soluble pencils, batik, and more–I've got the supplies for all of it. Mixed-media bracelet with a resin- and collage-filled bezel by Jennifer Priest. Get the how-to…

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Make Mixed-Media Jewelry and a Sweet Bag, Too

Last week, we held a free web seminar with three mixed-media jewelry artists from the ICE Resin design team, Mixed-Media Jewelry with the Stars. The live event was extremely popular; if you missed it, the recording is on the Cloth Paper Scissors community under Free Resources/Online Seminars. Not only did we all get a feast…

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Learn How to Make Steampunk Jewelry

My daughter is a big fan of Steampunk style, so when I saw an invitation for a Steampunk event at a nearby museum, I signed us up. An assortment of items that would be considered Steampunk jewelry. What is Steampunk? Think Victorian-era sci-fi time-traveling and adventure: Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days is…