How to Completely Harden Polymer Clay?

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How to Completely Harden Polymer Clay?
  1. The best way to harden your clay is to bake it longer for a longer time.

Polymer Clay – Should it still be flexible after baking?

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Polymer Clay – Should it still be flexible after baking?
Does your polymer clay bend after baking? Are you wondering if you did something wrong in the baking process? Well, you are not alone. This is a very common query with beginners. Today we are sharing some helpful information on the flexibility of polymer clay after baking.

Can you Bake Polymer Clay in a Microwave?

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Can you Bake Polymer Clay in a Microwave?
Microwaves are designed to release energy waves to heat the food. That heat actually cooks the molecules in the food. Polymer clay has small oil molecules. If you put the polymer clay in the microwave, some form of cooking process will initiate. However, as the temperature inside the microwave is not even some portions of the clay hardens while other areas are soft. At times, the cooking could also cause hardened clay to get overheated.

How to Sand and Buff Polymer Clay?

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How to Sand and Buff Polymer Clay?

There are various stages involved in finishing the Polymer Clay. Let’s look at how to Sand and Buff Polymer Clay in detail.

8 Most Commonly Asked Polymer Clay Questions

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8 Most Commonly Asked Polymer Clay Questions
There is a whole new world of options that you can do working with Oytra Polymer Oven Bake Clay. When you are just starting out there could be a lot of questions you have. If you are looking for answers to some of your questions, then you have come to the right place.

How to use UV Resin with Polymer Clay?

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How to use UV Resin with Polymer Clay?

Looking to give your clay a glossy shine? In the world of crafts, resins are a clear liquid applied on the polymer clay to get a smooth finish. Resins are used for casting and coating handicrafts, jewelry and other decoration accessories.

UV resin uses ultraviolet rays of light emitted from a UV device to harden and dry the polymer clay piece. The UV resin can cure smooth and crystal clear thereby providing good scratch and stain resistance in a short time. Let us look at the different ways that we can use the UV resin with the Oytra Polymer Oven Bake Clay.

Tips to Bake Polymer Clay: How to Find the Right Temperature & Time?

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Tips to Bake Polymer Clay: How to Find the Right Temperature & Time?

Oytra Polymer Oven Bake Clay, known as Oytra Polymer Clay or simply Polymer Clay, generically enables people to create excellent designs. You can add any color to polymer clay and mold it in any shape. As long as the consistency of your clay is correct, you can create anything out of it. However, baking polymer clay is a different ballgame. 

If you are not using air clay, you need to put it in the baking oven. All clays have the optimal baking temperature mentioned on their Oytra packaging. Always try to stick to this temperature, but change it according to the thickness of your product. A thick layer of clay takes longer to bake than a thin one.

How to bake Polymer Clay?

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How to bake Polymer Clay?

How to perfectly bake polymer clay in Oven without breakage, bubbles or burning? Are you struggling with brittle clay everytime you bake in the oven?  Do you get bubbles when trying to bake clay? Let us work towards getting a perfectly baked polymer clay today.  The Oytra Polymer oven bake clay is made of several materials like PVC base, colouring agents and many  fillers . When you bake the clay, all of these ingredients will melt and form a strong plastic like material. This is the main advantage of polymer clay as it feels lightweight, flexible and very durable to...

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