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Learn about using alcohol inks with polymer clay.

Using Alcohol Inks with Polymer Clay

Are you curious about using alcohol inks with polymer clay? Learn what they are, how they’re used, and how to use them with Fimo, Premo, Kato, and Sculpey.

Testing 41 Polymer Clay Sealers

Polymer clay sealers can be sticky, peel off, and turn cloudy. Are you using the best products on your polymer clay projects? Compare over 40 varnishes. Read more….

You can make Holo Effect Cutter Ornaments in polymer clay with the Holo Effect Tutorial from The Blue Bottle Tree.

Holo Tutorial Updated

The Holo Effect Tutorial has been completely overhauled to a new format and I’ve included three new projects. Make Christmas ornaments, gift tags, earrings, or even journal covers. Learn how to get your copy here…

What's the best pasta machine for polymer clay? Read reviews and recommendations of all major brands at The Blue Bottle Tree.

What’s the Best Pasta Machine for Polymer Clay?

So you’re new to polymer clay and are ready to buy your first pasta machine. Or you’re an experienced clayer tired of the problems with your current pasta machine. What next? What’s the best pasta machine for polymer clay? Is

Spring Door by Jennifer Sorensen of Wishing Well Workshop

Jennifer Sorensen – Artist Interview

Jennifer Sorensen of Wishing Well Workshop brings delight to her readers and viewers by sharing the most adorable scenes, fairy doors, creatures, and little houses. Her work is colorful and whimsical and is always a bright spot in my Facebook

Imperia Pasta Machine for Polymer Clay

The Atlas is not the only name-brand Italian pasta machine that works well with polymer clay. Another brand is Imperia. It’s sturdy, well-made, and has scraper blades that are very easy to clean. Read more….

Atlas Wellness 180 pasta machine

Atlas Pasta Machines for Polymer Clay – A Review

When working with polymer clay, one of the most important tools to help you with conditioning, mixing, and sheeting polymer clay is the trusty pasta machine. Now there are other kinds and brands of clay conditioning machines, both from the

Slices from my master cane in Carol Simmons' class.

Carol Simmons 6-Day Master Cane Workshop

I just returned from a truly wonderful workshop and I had so much fun that I want to share it with you. Carol Simmons is a talented polymer clay artist who gives workshops on a variety of subjects such as Hidden

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