Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Photo Note – Photographing Sharp Items

The photo above with the knife and spoon covered with clay worked out pretty well.  When I draw the classic composition lines of thirds, you can see that the focal points hit squarely on the intersections of the lines, just … Continue reading

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From the Clay Vault II

I love cheap Ikea silverware – it’s so easy to cover it quickly with clay for a themed tabletop.  I found these pictures in my Clay Vault and I seriously don’t even remember the light switch cover and I LOVE … Continue reading

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Sunday is clay day!

Sunday has always been The Clay Day for me.  The only chore left to do (out of the chores that I HAVE to do) is laundry.  That’s underway, so the next thing is to figure out what I can launch … Continue reading

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Aging Clay with Paints

I think just about all of us have used an acrylic craft paint of some sort on baked clay to “age” it before.  The two most common colors are black and brown.  I came across another color that I love … Continue reading

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Yeah, I dropped everything to do clay..

Now I KNOW this has happened to you.. You are doing your chores, working away and you come across something and you think, “I could do that in clay!”  Well, that happened to me this afternoon as I was cleaning … Continue reading

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Cage those fierce Sculpey beads!

We are all sickish in our house this week, sorry for no blogs!  I haven’t had to be Dr. Mom in a while.  Anyway, I was looking at the top photos of my blog and I realized that I had … Continue reading

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