How-to: Polymer clay skull beads « Lark Crafts I found this quick and easy skull tutorial on Skull Bead Tutorial. It is a very easy tutorial to do, it is perfect for beginners getting ready for Halloween. What caught my eye is not just how she made them…
I started an online class in early May with Elena Loukianova on AforArtistic.com to make a steampunk doll. I am not usually very good with follow through with online classes but this was got me moving. I just finished Aria, this week. I am really…
Some pics of Steampunk doll I have been working on. She would be approx 11-12 inches tall if standing. I made a matching base. I now have to add a few more clay bits and paint and dress her. After all the time I spent doing the sculpting that sounds like a breeze.
Today had just so much fail in it. I’ve been going to art therapy at El Shaddai and it’s about an hour away, it’s 1 -3, this month it’s on Thursdays.. It’s worth the hour drive. Today I messed it all around. I left her thinking I was doing good. I had…
There is a lot of conflicting information about polymer out there. It’s hard to know what’s true and what’s not. Much is passed from clayer to clayer. I made a list of some of the biggest tips and advice I hear and the best truth I could find, not just…
We’ve all seen those gorgeous ideas on Pinterest – that wonderful DIY yourself, these shark cupcakes, the “easy” decorating idea or make up tip or whatever. Usually we ooh and ah and let it go saying I can’t do that. But you know who I really admire? The…
As I feel the last bits of summer fading away, As the kids go back to school As I see all the back to school stuff and realize officially the end of summer is here. Actually it is still hot and no kids to go back to school but whatever. I decided to take…
I just finished this cute little fairy for a doll swap. She is about 3 inches long and is actually a pin doll. I had lots of fun making her, she was so simple. I just used torn polymer clay to look like fabric and added silk fibers for her hair. I…
I’ve been going through a rough patch with my anxiety. Even more so since it feels like it’s something that is really hard to talk. How do you explain that just asking for a cup of coffee today is making you feel like you want to jump out of your skin…
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My story goes like this, no wait - maybe...Well it's full of false starts and mistakes and lots of love and laughter and a great family. I have always been very introverted but I have a big mouth sometimes. Kind of nerdy and I love crafting and making things. My biggest beef is dishonesty. If we cut through the bullshit, life could be a lot easier.