The Joy of Metal Clay- Cork Clay

Cork Clay is a mouldable form of cork that can be used to create forms to cover with metal clay. I use cork clay to help make hollow forms when making syringe forms or if I am making a sculptural piece. I have spoken about using cork clay with syringe in a previous post about syringe metal clay. Cork Clay is relatively easy to use. There are a few basic principles to keep in mind: Mould your shape out of cork. Make sure you cork is completely dry before you add the metal clay. Cork clay is dried best using …