A big plus for polymer clay ornaments is how easily you can personalize them. Some great Etsy examples:
|Bear and Station Wagon Ornament by PersonalizedOrnament||Christmas Tree by dewsdreams|
|Baby’s 1st Ornament by ClayArtbyDaresa||Snowman Ornament by MistysClayCuties|
Fan picks, bright colours, great textures and interesting images. Basically, polymer clay peeps are super creative.
When I am trying to think of themes to use for my Etsy related posts, I’ll occasionally ask my daughter for inspiration. As she was thinking about it our old man cat gingerly jumped up on the sofa between us …
I realize the official first day was 2 weeks ago or so but the first big show of my fall season was this weekend and the mornings were particularly chilly – almost frosty! The rest of the polymer clay world …
I sell my work on and offline. Because of this, I started making Christmas decorations shortly after Christmas last year. At least, I tell myself it’s because of the retail calendar and not because I couldn’t finish my to-do list …
I searched for pumpkins to see what folks were doing with the theme this autumn. Polymer clay is such a flexible medium you can interpret a theme an awful lot of ways…
|Pumpkin Decor by HelensClayArt||Pumpkin Pie Earrings by|
Some more fun and cheery Halloween clay:
|Halloween Creatures by Erinle|
|Witch’s Hat by RedCreekDesignCo|
|Halloween Cake Magnet by ClayConfectionary|
JooJoo on Etsy is a talented jewellery and print artist. She’s also a talented clayer, as you can see from the adorable little cactus on her site. I found the cactus as I was looking for inspiration – yes, I …
School gets back in on Tuesday where I live. My poor teen is both dreading and looking forward to the whole deal. Back to school themed work is in full force on Etsy:
|Back to School Lolly by KatersAcres||Bookmarks|
I’m always happy to find crafters who, experienced in other mediums, are having a blast trying out polymer clay. Ellie Foster at Feltabulous is my latest find and you can see not only is she having a blast but she’s …
Just checking out what’s new on Etsy! I’m always happy to find new (to me!) shops, as well.
|Tropical Sunset Pin by TissysTreasures||Cane Set by SevenWestDesigns|
|Fox Rings by VeryTale||Caramel Apple Keychain by GuiltfreeDecadence|
A little about what the polymer clay world is up to:
- Have you heart about EuroSynergy? It run April 30 thru May 3 2014 in Malta. There are pre-conference workshops. It sounds awesome!
- Of course there’s PCC’s Monthly challenge
When you search polymer clay on Etsy it makes suggestions including “fantasy”. This time, I caved and searched fantasy. Happy I did! People are so talented!
|Shoemaker’s Elves by TheWindowOfTheSoul||Dragon Necklace by ClayByKim|
|Posable Hippogryph Doll by Sphenodontia||Gothic|
Just some of the lovely polymer clay beads you can find on Etsy by a variety of artists:
|Textured Beads by BarbiesBest||Heart Beads by Sigaliot|
|Swirl Lentils by ShuliDesigns||Clay Beads by TLSClayDesign|
I’ve been doing polymer clay for years and it still makes me smile when I find people doing new work. The embellished glasses were a shiny new find:
|Black Cat Sunglasses by Metalfor||Post Earrings by CoffeeandClay|
|Covered Crochet Hooks|