Romantic Key Epoxy Pendant

Materials

  • White epoxy clay
  • Key pendant
  • Swarovski Chaton Mixture: Black Diamond, Crystal Antique Pink
  • Swarovski Elements Hotfix Crystal Flatback Rhinestones, 28 each: Crystal, Rose Crystal
  • Rhodium-plated removable crystal bail
  • Hand-dyed silk ribbon

Tools

  • Artbeads.com: Creative Crystal BeJeweler Pro Electric Rhinestone Setter, Crystal Katana Rhinestone-Crystal Pick Up Tool
  • Flat-nose pliers
  • Patina-colored mica powder

Basic Supplies

soft paintbrush, tweezers, paper towel, scissors

Directions

STEP 1

  • Mix up small batch of epoxy clay by rolling equal amounts of part A and part B. Mix clays together and knead until pliable following manufacturer’s instructions.

STEP 2

  • Roll clay into ball; press into center chamber on pendant.

STEP 3

  • Roll small balls for other areas on pendant top and bottom.

STEP 4

  • Press chatons firmly into clay using Crystal Katana.

STEP 5

  • While clay is still wet, brush mica powder over pendant. Let clay fully cure following manufacturer’s instructions.

STEP 6

  • After clay is cured, brush off any excess mica powder using paper towel.

STEP 7

  • Set all flatback rhinestones onto silk ribbon, spacing out evenly, using BeJeweler Pro Setter.

STEP 8

  • Open bottom of bail loop; insert top hole on key and close bail loop. Slide silk ribbon through bail and tie ends together.
by Kristal Wick for Artbeads.com
Romantic Key Epoxy Pendant
Romantic Key Epoxy Pendant