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Welcome to the Precious Metal Clay Academy which was founded to promote the use of precious metal silver clays. The PMCA provides education, information, inspiration, and opportunity for all persons interested in this art form. We will help develop your skills and encourage personal growth and artistic creativity.
With this exciting medium you can create wonderful fine silver jerwellery (99.9% pure) that is completely unique. Ideal for those special gifts such as birthdays, anniversaries and christenings.

If you have purchased a DVD please register HERE for access to support.  Please note: if you have purchased via PMC Academy website you will have already been registered. If so, and you have not received your username and password please contact us.                                             
Workshops are available, please see                                           



PMC Academy is site has moved to a section of its parent site of PMC Designs provides workshops but PMC Academy online/downloadable and DVD versions will still be available via PMC Designs.

Introduction to silver clay

The Introduction to Contemporary Silver Jewellery DVD.
Over 4 hours of expert advice guides you through the techniques in creating precious metal clay jewellery. Easy to follow in depth advice using a series of jewellery projects. Gain the knowledge that will that will enable you to make amazing fine silver jewellery including rings, pendants and earrings in this incredible art form.

This indepth guide comes with on-line pdf support and can be either purchased as a DVD or accessed on line in the form of downloads. Included is an expert hints and tips section that will help you avoid some of the basic mistakes made by those new to this medium saving you time and money. It's almost like having your own personal instructor. Email advice is also available via our site.
Experience the amazement of seeing your piece of clay turn into a solid fine silver mini masterpiece created by your own hands which is completely unique.

All this for just £36.99 for the 3 DVD set including postage or £25.00 for the downloads

This DVD forms the basis of a PMC Academy certification / dilploma. Click on image for further details.

fingerprint jewellery

Introduction to Fingerprint Jewellery.
When it comes to personalized fashion, fingerprint jewellery is the ideal gift. Not only do they make a stunning addition to any wardrobe but it acts as the most precious keepsake which you can keep close to your heart at all times. These beautiful accessories are created by capturing in fine silver the very thing that identifies an individual; his or her fingerprints.
Celebrities including Jessica Alba, Heidi Klum, Halle Berry also many more new parents, and trend-setting jewellery lovers, are all going crazy for these popular items.While pendants are the most popular option, you have many other styles to choose from. You can choose from cuff-links, key chains, and pandora style charms. Although many choose to adorn themselves with the trademark fingerprint, handprints, lettering and doodles can be used to create these beautiful handmade pieces as well.

This guide takes you through the complete process from cutting of the clay, setting a stone and adding text. Also you are shown how to make a mould of a finger print so you are able to add this to the jewellery when the person cannot be present. Detailed instructions will enable you to create produce a fingerprint pendant with a stone setting, a miniature hand print pendant, a set of fingerprint cufflinks and basic soldering.
Included with the course is free pdf on-line support that include business tips and advice.
Email advice is also available via our site.
This course can be purchased in downloadable form or as DVD - please see shop section for more details.
Fantastic value only £26.99 for 2 DVD set including postage or £19 for download. 

Long distance learning with expert support and advice.
This gives you the freedom and flexibility to learn when and where you want, at your own pace. As you learn direct from home, you’ll find it easy to fit around your existing work and family commitments. Honest and straightforward advice is given via the various mentoring and support schemes available. This is a cost effective way of gaining a good foundation in the techniques and methods of creating PMC jewellery. Ideal for beginners and those who may want to improve their knowledge base. Expand your creative horizons with PMC Academy. The 15 years of experience we have in using precious metal clay will help you a head start. An encouraging amount of people are reaping the benefits of using our courses with many now creating jewellery using precious metal clay as a regular past time. A growing number are venturing into business using the knowledge gained to carve out a rewarding career which is fun and profitable at the same time.



Many thanks for taking the time to talk to me, and also for sending over the new download links. As always, your training has been fabulous, and I now have two shiny pairs of cufflinks ready and waiting for their new owners.As I mentioned, thanks to your course I have been able to start my own business, working from home and around the needs of two young children: Sincerest thanks for everything! Kind regards Ruth

October 2015