For several months now, Tim and I have been test driving a couple of polymer clay napkin rings. The other day,the seam on the one pictured failed.
That was a timely failure. The napkin ring is the first project we’ll do in my Fall Lifetime Learning Institute class. In my prototype napkin rings, I depended on the joined clay pieces bonding as they cured. But the bond obviously wasn’t strong enough for the manly use of a napkin ring.
The problem is easily presented. We’ll just squirt a thin bead of Translucent Liquid Sculpey (TLS) on the edges before joining them and curing the piece.
As for Tim’s napkin ring, I’ll repair it with a little Super Glue.