Bright and cheery finds that leave me hoping for spring! It has been a long, dreary winter here.
|Flower Necklace by Sweetystuff||Spring Girl with Tulips by ClayBabiesInc|
|Blue Bird Wall Piece by Laylmcdill||Decorative Eggs by LilysPrettys|
This week’s finds, while mostly beads, are actually about the colour. MandarinMoon always has fabulous colours. The silhouette has a great play between the warm and the cool blocks. The faux metals in the tiles beads are so rich and …
Polymer is a fabulous medium to do small work with – little critter sculpture in this case.
|Magenta Mushroom by ChristysCornerShop||Turtle Totem by AnitasGatos|
|Sheep by SweetieDesign||Raccoon Sculpture by SingyStardust|
A little early for the wedding season but in the jewellery and related industry, folks are putting out their pieces and taking orders. I’m always seeing what folks are making for the wedding season and I’m also happy to see …
Like the great food minis from yesterday here’s Bethany’s fabulous cake for her daughter. The sweet tablecloth is fondant but the super cute tea party decorations are clay, making for playability for her daughter. What a great idea!
Birthday rush …
Oh some of my favourite treats done up in teeny tiny no-cal versions. The little pears in particular have such a pretty syrup effect. For the clay version, I’d use liquid Kato and alcohol inks making sure to hit it …
Maybe the ongoing, neverending (seemingly) winter is finally getting to me. All of my Etsy clay finds this week appeal to the odd side:
|Fairy Cat Sculpture by DragonStarArt||Faux Gauge Earrings by SweetlyART|
|Steampunk Owl Box by WhippetTales||Little|
For the last minute gift givers, here’s some great Valentine’s Day ideas:
|Necklace and Earrings by PolganiStudio||Potted Succulents Earrings by bytherockandweed|
|I Love You Decoration by SkyeArt||Cat Lover Cutlery by radaJOYdesign|
I spent a chunk of Sunday afternoon making the monarch butterfly cane in the mosaic above. That put me in the mood to see what the other caners were up to on Flickr. And it turns out there was neat …
Polymer clay to brighten your home up:
|Ring Bowl by FlowerTownOriginals||Switchplate Cover by Peggers|
|Decorative Mirror by 2bSmitten||Napkin Rings by TheLittleDearies|
I spend a lot of my claying life making beads and polymer clay jewellery – always good to see what other clayers are up to!
One of my favourite online past times is hitting Flickr (and pinterest and all sorts of places) for great polymer clay finds. It keeps me seeing what the community is up to and gives me a chance to show off …
And now for the heart filled cuteness:
|Valentine Giraffe by JHMiniatures||Valentine Monster by KimmiesClayKreations|
|Valentine’s Donut by ScrumptiousDoodle||Love Letter Earrings by KalindsClayDesigns|
This week seems to be all about the fantasy finds in clay – fairytales, fabulous colour and sweet themes.
And to keep going with the theme… folks have some great paid tutorials for fabulousness to make with your polymer clay scraps:
|Puffy Beads and Handmade Molds by irismishly||Leopard Skin Jasper by RMKDesign|
|There Ain’t No Scrap by CorvusFlies|