Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Tips and Tuts

Here is a quick round up of some of the great polymer clay advice that two of our members recently dished up on their blogs.









By Bette Jo on Knightwork: Playing with Clay 
(and also featured on Polymer Clay Daily today!)

"At long last here it is....a simple version of my Border Cane.  I hope you like it and find it useful.  This is the cane we are going to make."
Read more: http://knighttwork.blogspot.com/2012/05/bjs-border-cane-tutorial.html




 Getting ready to extrude!
by Line on  Play Sculpt Live

"Our next monthly challenge for the pcagoe is called "Extruded". For those who don't know what that means, basically it's using a tool called an extruder to create something using polymer clay. The applications for the extruded clay defies all imagination and new ways are coming up all the time. A fellow member wanted photos to explain how I turned my hard-to-use, almost-giving-up extruder into a tool that is easy to use. Instead of just showing her photos, I thought I'd post a blog about it in case someone else might be interested."
Read more: http://playsculptlive.blogspot.com/2012/05/getting-ready-to-extrude.html