Makes your heart flutter – Polymer Clay Daily
Florida's Lorraine Vogel (wiredorchid) makes your heart flutter with her newest series of hearts on Flickr. They're stamped and painted and have the look of
Overview of Translucent Polymer Clays
Translucent polymer clays can be a bit of a stumbling block when you first start with polymer clay. In this article I’ll run through the brands I use and what you can expect from each one.
Leaf Toggle Clasp or Pendant - Polymer Clay Tutorial - Digital Emailed PDF File - Instant Download
Perhaps you too have become a little bored with using the same commercial clasps over and over in jewelry design. Toggle clasps are very popular and seem to grace almost every bracelet and necklace today. While Gold, silver and copper are great materials, sometimes the shiny metal distracts from the design or calls for a clasp that isn't too obvious at first glance. There are of course other not so obvious styles such as polymer clay covered barrel clasps, but this style of clasp serves…
How to Keep Polymer Clay Forever | eHow.com
Polymer clay will stay soft for a very long time under the right conditions. It doesn't dry out in the air, and if it does get dry, it can be softened using special products. I actually don't know if you can keep polymer clay forever (I haven't lived that long yet.
Emily Green - The Design Files | Australia's most popular design blog.
Incredible handcrafted beads and necklaces by Emily Green. Photo – Eve Wilson. Can you actually BELIEVE the process that goes into making these beads…? The gold leaf is pressed into each beach by HAND, people. Photo – Eve Wilson. Emily Green in the studio with her team of three staff. Photo – Eve Wilson. Emily Green in her …
Faux Glass Tutorial - The Blue Bottle Tree
Yes, you can create convincing glass effects with polymer clay, and this tutorial shows you how to create five different types of faux glass. You'll learn how to make realistic faux versions of sea glass, Roman glass, Czech glass beads, carnival glass, and there's a hollow domed project as well. Polymer is far lighter than glass, so it's much better for making jewelry, and you can make it in the colors and quantities you need for your project. You always have the right beads on hand when…
Mica Powder vs. Pigment Powder - What is the difference? - The Blue Bottle Tree
Mica powder and pigment powder are not the same thing. They behave differently and when you're working with polymer clay or other crafts, it matters.
How to Properly Bake Polymer Clay
All you have to do is search the internet for help on how to bake polymer clay. You will see a lot of wrong and incorrect instructions on how to do this. But let’s be honest:…
What is Polymer Clay? - The Blue Bottle Tree
What is polymer clay? It's a vinyl modeling putty that stays soft indefinitely and then is cured in a home oven. It can be painted, sanded, carved, and polished after curing. It's used by fine artists and children alike and everyone can enjoy this medium, regardless of their skill level.
"Simply Oak" polymer clay pendant by Erin Prais-Hintz of Tesori Trovati; overall design by me.
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Understanding Sculpey's Liquid Clay Brands - The Blue Bottle Tree
It's easy to be confused when looking at Sculpey's liquid clay brands because of name and label changes. Get clarity on the differences between them.