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Your First Metal Clay Experience

An Easy Step-by-Step Tutorial for Making Your First Metal-Clay Creation

This video shows each step in great detail for making your first piece of jewelry from metal clay.

Once you gather your tools, you could make a lovely and versatile charm in only twice the amount of time it takes to watch this 15-minute video.


To learn a little about the history and evolution of silver metal clay, watch Meet Metal Clay.

This course also gives you an idea of how other courses offered at I Love Silver will look and Kris' style of online teaching.


Your Instructor


Kris Kramer
Kris Kramer

Kris designs and makes fine and sterling silver, minuscule sculptures, pendants, earrings, charms, and rings. Her work features landscapes, wildlife, and tracks. Her main medium is precious metal clay.

Watch a three-minute video on the artist Kris Kramer on YouTube.

Kris is a PMC Senior Instructor certified by PMC Connection and Rio-Rewards Certified by RioGrande.

In 2012 Kris “passed with distinction the certification review” by the Montana Arts Council, signaling that she has developed a sustainable business in art. The additional honor of distinction was awarded based on a demonstrated depth of understanding of her art and the development of a strong brand suited for her specific business niche.

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Kris is currently teaching, maintaining her silver business, and working on submissions to the Metal Clay Masters Registry. She is listed as a Master in the Masters Registry, achieving Level 1 in 2017 and Level 2 in 2018.

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"Thank you 👏. A few tips learned!"
Michelle Your First Metal Clay Experience

"I enjoyed watching your video!"
Kim Your First Metal Clay Experience

"I enjoyed the video. Very thorough demo for beginners showing simple steps how to start making jewelry. Thank you."
Randip Your First Metal Clay Experience

"I have watched dozens of YouTube videos and read 4 books on silver clay; this is the best on yet! I can't wait to check out more!"
Kathleen Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Love the video--your calm 'delivery' of instruction helped me relax a bit more when dealing with the clay!"
Barb Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Thank you. I can't wait to learn more."
Debbie Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Thank you for this beginner video. Looks like fun."
Bev Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Thank you for a such clearly articulated video!"
Kim Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Great video. This is way faster than sheet metal... and easier on the hands. Thanks much!"
Cindy Your First Metal Clay Experience

"Thank you. I needed a refresher."
Cole Your First Metal Clay Experience

"I enjoyed watching your tutorial! I can't wait to learn more and hopefully soon I can start a simple project. :)"
Jennie's comment on another course

"Thank you Kris! This course is great and has given me a few hints that I would not have known to make the precess much easier! I am excite to get started."
Lisa's comment on another course

"Thank you Kris! Love the course and found your tutorial clear and easy to follow. I have completed my first 'domed' pendant. I'll send some photos."
Catherine's comment on another course

"Thanks. Wonderful instruction."
Sally's comment on another course

"Thank you. Learned a lot"
Carol's comment on another course

"Great tips .... Thanks, Kris!"
Marilyn's comment on another course

"Yes, you do have a quirky, dry sense of humor! Funny, funny, about sitting on the clay (love the graphic) AND the 'time passing' feature of drumming fingers on the table. This video was informative as well as entertaining. I learned some things."
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Class Curriculum


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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