The Joy of Metal Clay – Brooch Findings

The challenge of making a brooch with metal clay is to figure out what type of finding to use. There are several types of findings that you can embed into metal clay. My preference is to use fine silver components. Most findings have a component that is embeddable and then after firing you add the pin or other components. Here is a selection of some of the brooch findings on the market: Embeddable Fine Silver Finding (photo from Art Clay World USA) This finding has two fine silver pieces that you can attach with paste, fire then add the pin …