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Embossed Heart Jewelry


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1008 Projects)
Project skill level: moderate
Project time: 1 hour to 2 hours
Project tags: Fashion Wearables Valentine's Day Feminine Holiday Love Bohemian Mom/Grandma

Create this lovely heart jewelry set using the Juliet Damask embossing folder!

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Jewelry chain & clasp
  • Clear varnish
  • Earring hooks
  • Craft knife
  • Jump rings
  • Jewelry pliers
  • Key charm
  • Paper towel
  • Oven-bake clay
  • White cardstock (1)
  • Paint

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cricut® Cuts:
Cricut Fonts & Basic Shapes Cartridge
1. Heart templates
a. White necklace heart template (1 ½” Funky Shapes + o)
b. White earring heart template (1” Funky Shapes + o)
Prepare a 3” x 6” piece of oven-bake clay according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
Create heart templates from cuts 1a-1b. Trace images onto oven-bake clay. Use craft knife to cut on traced lines.
Using even pressure, gently press one side of the Cuttlebug® Juliet Damask Folder into the clay hearts to emboss. Gently lift folder straight up and off. Use tip of jewelry pliers to create a small hole in each clay heart.
Bake the clay according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Let cool.
Paint hearts as desired. Set aside to dry.
Apply a darker shade of paint over the first layer. Use a damp paper towel to gently wipe the surface of clay hearts, leaving some paint in the recesses of the embossing. Set aside to dry.
Use clear varnish to gloss. Set aside to dry.
Use jewelry pliers and jump rings to attach earring hooks, key charm and jewelry chain to the hearts.

Step 1

Cricut® Cuts:
Cricut Fonts & Basic Shapes Cartridge
1. Heart templates
a. White necklace heart template (1 ½” Funky Shapes + o)
b. White earring heart template (1” Funky Shapes + o)

Step 2

Prepare a 3” x 6” piece of oven-bake clay according to the manufacturer’s instructions.

Step 3

Create heart templates from cuts 1a-1b. Trace images onto oven-bake clay. Use craft knife to cut on traced lines.

Step 4

Using even pressure, gently press one side of the Cuttlebug® Juliet Damask Folder into the clay hearts to emboss. Gently lift folder straight up and off. Use tip of jewelry pliers to create a small hole in each clay heart.

Step 5

Bake the clay according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Let cool.

Step 6

Paint hearts as desired. Set aside to dry.

Step 7

Apply a darker shade of paint over the first layer. Use a damp paper towel to gently wipe the surface of clay hearts, leaving some paint in the recesses of the embossing. Set aside to dry.

Step 8

Use clear varnish to gloss. Set aside to dry.

Step 9

Use jewelry pliers and jump rings to attach earring hooks, key charm and jewelry chain to the hearts.

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