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Blue Thing a Days – Delft inspired cane

Blue Thing a Days – Delft inspired cane

It’s all been a bit rushed this week but I have managed to make some canes for my Thing a Day Challenge. I chose blue as a theme as the lovely Sarah of Beadscrumptious was challenging herself to create something blue this week too. Here’s the canes I’ve made over the last few days – inspired by my recent trip to Delft! Day 1 I made a fairly simple flower cane with a crinkly centre  Day 2 I made what I call a flourish...

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Black and Grey Flowers

Black and Grey Flowers

A good friend of mine was making a new dress to wear to a wedding – so I offered to make her some new jewellery to match. It turned out just beautiful! Here it is If you are familiar with the polymer clay work of Ayelet you will notice my inspiration! I made the grey beads and textured them with salt, they match the colour of the dress. I’m busy working on some Christmas gift and ornament designs, I hope to be able to share some...

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Easton Arts Trail this weekend

Easton Arts Trail this weekend

I am exhibiting my jewellery at the Easton Arts Trail this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, from 11am -6pm in the Community Centre on Kilburn Street. There are lots of other lovely things on display there too – I got a great preview whilst setting up last night. I’ll try and share some of them with you when I have more time. Here’s one of my newer pendants – Electric Zebra Flower in Green and Blue. It’s for sale at...

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My ‘Charming’ Starflower tutorial published!

My ‘Charming’ Starflower tutorial published!

The latest edition of the wonderful and colourful  ‘From Polymer to Art’ magazine is out, it’s the Black and White edition and I have a tutorial in it! I just received my copy, my kids were so excited to see me in the magazine – I was pretty excited too 😉 You may remember that I also had an article in the Purple Edition too, about my curing experiments. Here’s a little sneak of what else is in the magazine, there...

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Pick a Pinterest tutorial…..

Pick a Pinterest tutorial…..

On Sunday night I decided I had worked hard for the last few days and instead of getting on with the things on my ever increasing to-do list I would do something just for me! I went to my Pinterest Polymer Clay tutorials board and picked something that wouldn’t take too long.  I picked this from http://polymerandmetalclay.com.au/flowerpetaltute.html .  This is a free tutorial and I really appreciate people sharing them for free.  I know...

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Pink from La Fille du Consul

la vie en roseOriginally uploaded by delphineR2M I have just come across the work of Delphine– thanks to Polymer Clay Daily featuring her work. I love these flowers they are so delicate looking. She has a giveaway on her blog and one of the entry conditions is to post something pink on your blog. What better than her own pink flowers! I thought that I didn’t really use pink but actually I do have my pink flowers from the paisley...

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