Tag Archives: Polyform

The Mother of Invention: A New Creative Map

Sometimes I  sit down at my clay table with a specific goal in mind, but no idea really how I’m going to do it.  Then I document each and every step of the design process to create what I call … Continue reading

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The Advantages of a Disadvantage

So most of you know that I’m currently sporting a non-walking cast and using a knee scooter (2).  Looking at the advantages of being a little less moveable, I have been wanting to create some more transfer patterns of my … Continue reading

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My Creative Map

 I decided last weekend to do another study like I did with the cutter bracelets last year. The way I do my challenges is to decide on a creation type – bracelet or pendant, etc. and then nominate the tools … Continue reading

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The Fall Colors of the Beach

I’ve been posting the photos of our annual kelp shed here at out beach, but I wanted to share a couple of things with you.  First, there are several kinds of seaweeds that appear on our beach this time of year. … Continue reading

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New Color Tuesday! It’s All About Copper

So I’ve just unpacked my clothing from my trip to the fantastic Arizona Polymer Clay Guild retreat in Prescott (more on that later!).  My clay stuff is waiting for me to unpack in the garage.  It was funny when I … Continue reading

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New Color Tuesday – May Heats Up with Fluorescent Pink!

Our May color mixer will be Fluorescent Pink!  This is bound to mix us some wild colors, no matter the hue mixed with it.  First, it takes on April’s color mixer Turquoise.  I like the 1:1 mix the best, how … Continue reading

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TBT – The Treasures in the China Cabinet

My mother’s china cabinet has always proudly displayed the beautiful china my grandmother painted.  Over the years though, it’s become the repository for my treasures as well.  My old jewelry box my father brought from Japan, a couple of old … Continue reading

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