DIY little stars (just images no detail, but could use air dry or polymer clay, hot glue to attach to bakers twine then a sequin to cover the glued spot.or make the stars thin & do 2 back-to-back). Would be cute as mini garland or gift wrap.
FREE-HOW -- clay bead tutorial -- "make "Casablanca" beads: free tute by Desiree. Thanks for sharing free tutes! I am always super grateful when an artist takes the time to do all that work, for free." Yeah, me too :-D == jewels: clay made ==
There must be a couple dozen different techniques here for faux stones with inclusions. Lots of great ideas, and no reason to stop at making simple beads. These recipes could be used to make anything with polymer clay.
Kitty van den Heuvel Amsterdam I - polymer clay mosaic This piece is created with polymer clay, mica, paint, embellishments, etc. The tiles are handmade and created for this piece. The tiles are glued to a 6 x 6 inch wooden panel.