Faux carnelian

Carnelian is a semi-precious gemstone beloved by many. Its rich color, be it orangish or reddish or even sun yellow, has been associated with health and wealth since antiquity.

If very clear carnelian is impossible to imitate with polymer clay, the varieties that have lighter and darker zones in the same stone, as well as "cloudy" areas can be imitated very realistically. In the following tutorial I am showing you how to obtain a very

realistic looking "mixed hue" carnelian


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