Polymer Clay Glossary
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The terms below are the ones most frequently used among polymer clay artists.

I hope you will find this glossary helpful.

Please reserve this glossary for your personal use only.


A
Acrylic Sealant (or Sealer)
ACS (Art Clay Silver)
Adirondack Inks
Alcohol Inks
Antique
Air-Dry Clay
Applique
Armature

B
Back Filling
Baking
Bargello
Bead Rollers
Bezel
Blade
Brayer
Buffing
Bull's Eye Cane

C
Cameo
Cane (Caneworking)
Carving
Cernit
Clay Gun
Clay Softener
Cloisonne
Conditioning
Covering
Crackling
Curing
Cutters
Cutting

D
Diluent
Distressed

E
Embossing Powders
EnviroTex Lite
Exacto Knife
Extruder

F
Faux
Faux Cloisonne
Filigree
Fimo (or FIMO)
Findings
Finishing
Food Processor
Future

G
Glow in the Dark Clay
Gilders Paste
Gold Leaf
Granitex

H
Hidden Magic
Hollow Beads
I
Ikat
Image Transfer
Imprints
Inclusion
Inks
Inlays
ICE Resin

J
Jelly Roll Cane

K
Kaleidoscope Cane
Kato

L
Lace Cane
Leaching
Lentil Beads
Light Bulb Vessel
Liquid Clay
Log

M
Makins Clay
Marbling
Mica Powders
Mica Shift
Millefiori
Metal Leaf
Metallic Clay
Metallic Powders
Mokume Gane
Molds (or Moulds)
Monochromatic
Mosaic

N
Natasha Bead
Natural Clay
Needle Tool

O
Onlay

P
Paper Clay
Pardo
Pasta Machine
Patina
PearlEx Powders
Perfect Pearls
Phthalates
Pinata Inks
Plasticizers
PMC (Precious Metal Clay)
Polishing
Polymer Clay
Premo
Push Mold
Q
Quilt Cane

R
Reducing
Relief
Resin
Retro Cane
Ripple Blade
Roller
Rope
Rub-n-Buff
Rub-on Paints

S
Sanding
Sculpey III
Sculpture
Shape Cutters
Shapelets
Sheet
Silver Leaf
Skinner Blend
Spiral Cane
Stamp
Steampunk
Stroppel Cane
Sutton Slice

T
Terracotta
Texture Plates (or Sheets)
Texture Techniques
TLS
Transferring
Translucent Liquid Sculpey

V
Varathane
Varnish
Vessel

W
Wet-Sanding
Work Surface

X
X-acto Knife
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