Terrariums are wonderful miniature worlds and since polymer clay is such a fabulous medium for making minis… here’s a selection of terrarium minis by clayers to enjoy:
|Mini Fairy Village by FizzyClaret||Toadstool Trio by PumpkinTreeLane|
|Clay Fox Sculpture by|
I’m a little late writing about this because Katie has been knee deep in the Friesen Project for ages now but late to the party or not, here’s the deets:
In a nutshell it’s 52 weeks spent devouring Christi Friesen’s
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Spring, in theory, is just around the corner. You wouldn’t know it from the weather here but the clayers on Etsy have fabulous pieces ready to go:
|Daffodil Cat Necklace by MelodyODesigns||Flowering Mandela Cane by ClaybyKerm|
|Miniature Kaleidoscope by|
Today, being March 14, is Pi Day – you know, the constant value that multiplied by the diameter of a circle equals it’s circumference? And yes, I am a big enough geek that this amuses me every year. Just wait …
What do you do when this stuff piles up? This is part of the stack from my desk. I went and made a bunch of fun stuff. Other clayers seem to make great pieces from their scraps, too.
1. Polymer …
The orders for wedding related beads and pieces are piling up in my world which means it’s the season – and clayers are making awesome pieces:
|Cream Rose Hair Clip by Tashascreation||Toasting Flutes by PolymerClayWhims|
|Swan Wedding Cake Topper|
About this time of year I am heartily sick of snow and winter where I live and wishing for spring and summer. I start to look for pictures and pieces and projects that showcase growing things and new life and, …
During reading week – which was last week, here – my daughter was roped into a lot of claying. In addition to helping me I made her do a little research and look for works she likes. This is generally …
What are Etsy poly clayers doing for Easter? Have a peek:
|Easter Egg Earrings by PixieHearts||Tiny Bunny Sculptures by mirandascritters|
|Easter Bunny Sculpture by MadreOlly||Mini Easter Cat by APieceofLisa|
I’ve mentioned it before but I’m all for mixing clay with… well, a heckuva lot of stuff. Felt is a fun one and Nicola does a fabulous job here with her necklace. She mentions she is inspired by Ronna’s Ancient …
Marie Segal’s tutorial for a trade bead offers a non-traditional heart for us just in time for Valentine’s Day!
And, if you haven’t been reading along with Cynthia over at PolymerClayDaily this week, check out her feature on Ron Lehocky…
Some of the neat and new in the clay world – I liked the rings in particular, original!
Some of the fun stuff going on out there that can give you the chance to stretch your claying muscles:
- Polyform has a monthly contest, run on Facebook. Go like them and try out February’s challenge – using polymer clay
|Baby Valentine Mermaid by JoyzanzCreations||Robot Love Pendant by GingerDead|
|Illuminated Heart Jewellery by phydeauxdesigns||Green Heart Studs by KatrinSArt|