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Polymer Clay Custom Shank Buttons

Polymer clay is perfect for buttons!  I like to use cane slices because you automatically end up with multiple matching buttons. The easiest way is to cut a generous slice and form holes with a tooth pick.  These are from … Continue reading

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Polymer clay sunflower magnet tutorial

Swirl up the colors, roll them into a log, and then fold them in half.  Repeat this process until there are streaks of color running through the clay. Sunflowers tend to have a lot of  petals and a large center. … Continue reading

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How to cut perfect polymer clay cane slices.

I adore making gorgeous polymer clay canes.  I think I could make them for the rest of my life and be happy!  Here is a list of some of the things I make with canes.  There are also tutorials, unbaked … Continue reading

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Polymer clay canework on wine glass

My last post on baking wine glasses was a hit.  I thought I’d make one with canework.  Here I have three canes from July’s Cane Builder e-zine.   As you can see, the last cane is only half of a cane. … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Board Games

We have two days of polymer clay kids’ summer camp down.  The students have been making 3D board games!  I bought some white mat board and drew a basic board game template.  The students came up with their own theme, … Continue reading

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Polymer clay wine glass

        For this wine glass, I place the clay right onto the glass.  I tried to interlace the clay so that even if a little part detaches from the glass, it will all stay held together.  Place … Continue reading

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