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A New Creative Map!

Map #5 was “drawn” yesterday.. I made these blue pieces in an excellent Jana Roberts Benson class at Fandango last May and promptly lost them in the chaos of my worktable.  I was forced to clean the table so I … Continue reading

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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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The Creative Map to the Teal Rabbit Hole

This is what happens when I have a nice little pile of pretty colored scraps left over from the New Color Tuesday mix (http://www.sculpey.com/new-color-tuesday-down-the-rabbit-hole-again/).  I HAD to see how far I could go with these scraps (scraps to scraps, so … 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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syns Pick for Top 10 Tools

I’m helping out a fellow “Tower of Power” while she recooperates from surgery to keep up with her blog posts: My Top Ten Tool Picks. “It’s an ageless question (or 3 a.m. at a clay retreat) – why do we … Continue reading

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What can YOU do with stripes?

I’m building on my black and white swap post from a couple of days ago.  Black and white is still trending for Spring and Summer, so  I challenged myself to see what I could make with a block of black and … Continue reading

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