Gemstone imitation

Faux mother of pearl

This tutorial is a bit special and part of a new series of tutorials in which I show you the color recipes and the techniques using not just Premo clay but also Pardo clay.

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Faux pink quartz

Only cloudy pink quartz can be successfully imitated with polymer clay. In the following tutorial I am showing you how you can make a very realistic faux quartz using polymer clay


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Faux turquoise

Please take the time and read this, even if it seems to be a tad long, before scrolling down to the tutorials themselves, if you want to be able to make actual realistic faux turquoise stones that will fool even a gemstone connoiseur. Knowing and understanding a gemstone is 90% of the success in imitating it.

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