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Stacking Tile Bangles in Polymer Clay Millefiori

I’ve continued my journey into making jewelry with my canes. I searched for bracelet blank, blank channel bracelet, and blank inlay bracelet. Here are two of the shops I found. KJewelry Metal, Yakutum, Natalie Parker Designs, and TDS Online store. … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Dangle Slab Earrings

I’m so busy making and designing canes that I seldom take time to make anything with them! This month’s cane tutorial on Patreon makes beautiful slabs. I decided to try my hand at these shape earrings everyone has been making. … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Rainbow 3D Star Cane Beads

I’ve been making canes for years. It’s finally time to make them into something! I’ve open a new Esty shop, PolymerBeadWorkshop, where you can get inspiration for all the many ways to make canework beads. The tutorial for this pattern … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Bronze Blend

There are many ways to make metallic looking blends. Here is one way to make bronze. Premo brand: the dark is 2 parts cadmium red : 1 part black the light is 3 parts white : 1 part orange Here … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Poinsettia Cane

  The snowflake and gold canes are on my Patron site. The following instructions are for the poinsettia cane. Step 1: Make a blend and stack it. Here is a video I made a long time ago about how I … Continue reading

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Making Polymer Clay Videos

My Instagram videos have become way more popular than I ever imagined. I may never know why. I thought I’d share my process with you. More than that though, I want to encourage you to try things even when you … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Coral Reef Canes

Here are some Coral Reef and Under the Sea canes made by subscribers. I’ve received more beautiful pictures, but these are the ones I have saved on this computer at the moment. The tutorial and video for these can be … Continue reading

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Millefiori Butterflies in Modeling Chocolate or Candy clay

See many of the patterns in the tutorials in my Etsy shop! For a long time now, I’ve wondered if I could make edible canes. I tried this recipe for candy clay, and made butterflies from this month’s Cane Builder … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Kaleidoscope Color Scheme

I’m always looking for good color combinations. I like the colors in this kaleidoscope inspired by this back issue of Cane Builder. All premo brand. The two blends are the aqua (turquoise) blend, and a blend that is half ultramarine … Continue reading

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Pantone Color of the Year, Living Coral, in Polymer Clay

Here is my recipe for the Pantone color of the year for 2019. It’s called living coral. The pictures turned out a little darker and redder than the actual clay. You could use more white or orange if you choose. … Continue reading

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