Archive for September, 2013
Vintaj has arrived! Add exciting color to your creations with new Vintaj Patina and Glaze.
Vintaj Patinas are permanent and opaque inks specifically designed for metals. Available in 25 Colors and 9 assorted color packs, Vintaj allows you to mix and match your favorites to define your designs.
Vintaj adheres to all metal and creates beautiful, durable patina effects. Create your own color schemes by using different patinas.
Shop the huge selection of Vintaj Patina and Glaze today to make your jewelry creations stand out from all the rest.
Watch our new Vintaj tool demo and learn how to add beautiful and permanent color to metal!
Congratulations to Dorien Green, the winner of the Cool Tools Random Review Contest. Dorien has won a $100 gift certificate for reviewing a honeycomb soldering board. Dorien gave our soldering board a top 5-Star rating and said, “Great product. The size of the soldering pad is perfect for small job”.
Dorien was excited about being the August winner:
After every purchase, you have the opportunity to review your products. Your reviews help fellow jewelry artists better understand the products we offer. You can review any product by simply going to the product page and clicking “write a review”. Each review gives you an entry into our review contest. Help us congratulate Dorien!
Wire is an essential element for creating all sorts of jewelry. One way to add interest to your piece is to use twisted or patterned wire in a variety of metals. In this tool demo, learn to use the Wire Twisting Pliers to make beautiful twisted wire in one simple and repeatable motion.
When soldering and creating jewelry, getting seamless joints and perfect edges is a difficult and time consuming task. An artist can spend a ton time filing and cutting, while trying to get a square edge. In this tool demo, learn to use the Jewelers Miter Cutting Vise to make quick work of getting the perfect edge for seamless joints, every time.
Adding texture is the perfect way to add interest and appeal to your piece. One reliable way to add texture to metal is with a hammer. In this tool demo, learn to use the Interchangeable Texture hammer, featuring more options for adding beautiful texture to your creations.
Introducing the new addition to our polymer clay selection – Kato! Kato Polyclay is a unique line of polymer clay created specifically for artists.
Kato Polyclay was formulated to embody the most desirable working properties possible. Strength, stability, firmness, and a wide spectrum of colors allow users to create pieces of artistic excellence.
Kato bakes in 10 minutes to become a hard, durable material. Stronger than other clays, objects made with Kato Polyclay become permanent works of art that will resist breaking and wear over time. Its versatile and smooth texture allows for detailed results for all types of work including figures, caning, jewelry, home décor, and model making. All colors in the line may be inter-mixed to produce any color or effect imaginable. It is the first polymer clay created by an artist, for artists.
Try the extensive new selection of Kato today to explore the colorful and creative world of polymer clay.