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Katie Oskin and Ginger Davis Allman, two very different artists, worked together to explore voice in their art. Come read more at The Blue Bottle Tree.

Explorations in Voice

What happens when two polymer clay artists, with very unique voices, create side-by-side with the same products? Find out in Explorations in Voice.

Members of the London Polymer Clay Group meeting May 29, 2016.

Visiting British Polymer Clay Guilds

I enjoyed visiting British polymer clay guilds and groups during my recent visit to the UK. See pictures and and learn more about joining a group near you.

Inchies made and shared by the participants of the 2015 OK Twisters Poly Clay Retreat.

OK Twisters Poly Clay Retreat

In April, I attended the 2015 Twisters Poly Clay Retreat in Norman, Oklahoma. Lisa Pavelka taught in this fun-filled, energetic, and inspiring event!

Ginger Davis Allman sharing a technique at Clayaround in Wales.

Clay Day at ClayAround

When we went to the UK recently, we arrived there with no more plans than to see all our friends and family …

Here is what I received for the Bead Soup Blog Party from Jean Wells.

8th Bead Soup Blog Party

A much-anticipated annual event, the Bead Soup Blog Party is a wonderful event in the beading jewelry world, hosted by Lori Anderson, …

Another view of the necklace that I made for the 7th Do Over Challenge.

7th Do Over Challenge

Of all the challenges that I enter, my favorite is the Do-Over Challenge hosted by Jeannie K. Dukic of JKD Studio. What …

Here is the bead soup that I sent to my partner Jean A. Wells.

What is Bead Soup?

You might have seen posts on Facebook or blogs from time to time about Bead Soup. Sounds kind of yummy, doesn’t it? …

Translucent polymer clay is used to make faux Roman Glass by The Blue Bottle Tree.

Faux Challenge in Polymer Clay

I really enjoy participating in Facebook groups because you just never know what’s going to come up. I love interacting with like-minded …

Necklace and earrings for the 6th Do Over Challenge.

6th Do Over Challenge

Today is the reveal and blog hop for the 6th Do Over Challenge. Organized by Jeannie K Dukic, the idea of this …

Jim, Ginger, and Gary meeting in Springfield, MO

Online Friendships

Recently I was pondering how much the internet brings to our lives. We have endless information at our fingertips and can access …

Beads I received from Arlene Dean for my Bead Soup Blog Party.

7th Bead Soup Blog Party Reveal

Hello! Welcome to my Bead Soup Blog Party revelation! What’s the Bead Soup Blog Party? Well, it’s a really fun challenge created …

Do Over Challenge entry showing my handcrafted Rustic polymer clay bead.

5th Do Over Challenge

Welcome to the reveal of my entry to the 5th Do Over Challenge! What is the Do Over Challenge?  Originated by Jeannie …