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Flow and Creativity

I like to say “my favorite technique is the one I haven’t discovered yet”.  This past weekend was a eureka moment for me when I stumbled upon a new canework technique.  If it’s been done like this before, for this … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Nesting Boxes

Canework is perfect for making nesting boxes!  I love the way the pattern reduces down to the tiniest box!  I’ve wanted to make nesting boxes for years, but if I covered pre-made boxes, then they didn’t fit together anymore.  One … Continue reading

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Hidden Millefiori Canework Wine Glass

When I cover glass with cane slices, the inside of the glass looks perfect and beautiful.  Getting the outside to be even and smooth takes a little more work.  Since I love surprises, I thought about how cool it would … 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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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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Polymer Clay Turtle Box Tutorial

I’m planning to have my elementary students decorate turtle boxes!  I think I’ll do the first few steps for them ahead of time so they can spend the whole class time decorating their turtles.  I haven’t decided weather or not … Continue reading

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How to make a polymer clay egg

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