Making Polymer Clay Beads

Try making polymer clay beads with these easy to follow step by step instructions and photo's. These gorgeous beads look great and will be completely unique and original.

You can make them in any color combinations you like. 

It's a great way to use up scraps of clay from other projects. 

If you need them to be a specific size put a rule on the table. 

As you roll them out you can check the size, add a little more clay or take same away as necessary. 

This is the third page in a series of four tutorials if you want to start at the beginning go to how to make polymer beads.

Making Polymer Clay Beads Tutorial

Take one half of the log you created in step 10 and fold it in half keeping the swirly pattern on the outside.

Roll it gently between your palms to create a ball shape.

Use your needle or cocktail stick to make a hole through the center of the bead.

Bake in the oven according to the manufacturers instructions. 

Mia’s Craft Ideas

You can find tutorials here on how to add wire loops to your beads.

If you would like to make the necklace shown in the photo go to polymer clay jewelry projects.

You will need 3 round beads and 4 tube bead for this project.

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