Create realistic Opihi Shells from Polymer Clay. I've started a new series for "Mastering Faux".
This tutorial teaches you how to create realistic OPIHI or Limpet shells most commonly found in Hawaii.
Iâll show you:
- how to cast properly without distortion
- 3 ways to remove fingerprints without sanding
- how to color the Opihi for what makes them realistic.
I have a set of 3 you can purchase here:
The second photo shows 1 real and 1 faux shell.
The 3rd and 4th photos are only small examples of the kinds of things you can create with the shells.
Currently only my Tutorials are available for download as I rearrange my shop. My molds, silkscreens and other items will become available again mid-May. Sorry for the inconvenience.