Book Description: Try metal clay the quick and easy way! If you want to try your hand at metal clay, but you're intimidated by the time commitment or cost, Metal Clay in a Day is the book for you. Basic techniques and more than twenty-five simple, stylish jewelry products offer you the perfect introduction to metal clay without requiring you to spend a fortune on new tools and materials. Metal Clay in a Day will get you started with:Straightforward, simple projects. You'll learn everything you need to know to make easy but attractive earrings, necklaces and bracelets using a minimal amount of metal clay. Low-cost tools and techniques. You won't believe the shapes and designs you can make using tools you probably already have in your home!No-kiln firing. Every project in the book can be fired using a hand-held butane torch instead of a kiln, and you'll learn simple steps to getting professional looking results. Make a piece this afternoon and show it off tonight! Take home Metal Clay in a Day—and let the metal play begin.