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Benefits of Art Clay and Metal Clay Products

Art Clay silver and Art Clay copper products have many advantages when used for creating jewelry. Using only recycled materials, Art Clay products are very "green." They are easy to use and work with, and can be fired with a kiln or an inexpensive butane torch in as little as two minutes.
When using Art Clay products, the artist benefits from:
  • A "Green" Product
  • Less shrinkage when fired
  • Easily shape and form jewelry
  • Versatile material
  • Easy to work with
  • Can be polished, soldered, enameled
  • Simple to add intricate detail and texture
  • Can be torch fired
  • Can be formed like sheet silver or wire
  • Less work than traditional methods

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