Fun and whimsical Holo Heart made with polymer clay for Valentine's Day.

Holo Hearts

Yesterday was a studio day. Thank goodness. I needed it. Between the weather acting so very strangely and the crazy busy times …

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The Taxman Cometh…

Benjamin Franklin wrote in 1789, “…in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” And although our …

Copied polymer clay clock, done as a copy of Irene Semanchuk's tiled clock.

Is this a copy? Or an inspiration?

Just when the latest brouhaha and accusations about copying and copyright infringement dies down, another one will start up and bad feelings …

How long to bake polymer clay? Read more at The Blue Bottle Tree.

How Long to Bake Polymer Clay?

So you’ve made your polymer clay figures, beads, or charms and you’ve read the instructions for baking. You set your oven’s temperature …

PVClay, a polymer clay from Brazil

PVClay, a polymer clay from Brazil

Brazil is the home of beautiful scenery, thriving tourism, a female president, and a top-notch football team, but did you know that it’s also …

One of my simplest polymer clay tips is that I use a pop-up box of tissues for general cleaning, blotting, and removing of paint from polymer clay projects.

Polymer Clay Tip: Kleenex!

Here’s an example of a polymer clay tip that so simple it’s almost not worth mentioning. But on the other hand, sometimes the simplest …

These pendants were made with the Mica Leaf Tutorial by Ginger Davis Allman.

Playing with Mica Leaf Tutorial

It’s fall in the northern hemisphere (and spring in the southern). It’s that magical time when it’s not too hot, not too …

Learn how to make UV Reactive Polymer Clay Designs in this article by The Blue Bottle Tree.

UV Reactive Polymer Clay Designs

A couple of days ago I wrote about optical brighteners, or fluorescent dyes, in polymer clay. Some colors and brands of polymer clay …

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