10 Genius Ways to Use Your Hot Glue Gun
Hot glue guns are often used in crafts and creative projects to piece things together easily and quickly, but they can also come in handy in other situations. From hemming a pair of pants to opening a stuck jar lid, this article explores the many lesser-known uses of glue guns.
Dandelion Paperweights - How to Make Your Own Dandelion Paperweight us
Learn how to make a dandelion paperweight from easy to find ingredients such as resin, catalyst and a real dandelion seed head puff.
Economical Silicone Molding tutorial
Make your own flexible silicone molds with just two cheapo products! Silicone Calk from the hardware store, and cornstarch!! (or baking powder or baby powder)
Art - Human effort to imitate, supplement, alter, or counteract the work of nature. The conscious production or arrangement of sounds, colors, forms, movements, or other elements in a manner that affects the sense of beauty, specifically the production of the beautiful in a graphic or plastic medium. Mind - The human consciousness that originates in the brain and is manifested especially in thought, perception, emotion, will, memory, and imagination.
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Free PDF download! When you put a ball of clay in your hands, you just want to start making something—it’s so natural it’s uncanny. And while equipment is used to make a lot of the pottery in the world, using just your hands or a simple paddle and rolling pin can produce awesome results! Discover... Read More »
White wedding WHITE NOISE series delicate lace imprint | Etsy
For a long time now I’ve been gathering all sorts of vintage lace, and looking for a way to use them in a project, without compromising their fragility… …some are very pretty and so delicate and old, it’s almost impossible to make something with them, so I came up with the idea of making them timeless, using them as an imprint for delicate textured brooches. I also decided to leave the polymer clay as it is, no surface enhancement and no color, so the lace pattern would speak for itself……
How to Make Concrete Statuary Molds
When attempting to remodel outdoor areas of the house you may have need of concrete decoratives, such as statues or figurines for your garden. But finding something really unique in home and garden stores is difficult and expensive. There is another option.
In the words of designer, jeweler and PMC® master Tim McCreight, "Every material has its special properties and one of the tasks inherent to each of us as artists is to figure out how to make the best use of those properties." Some paintings lend themselves to watercolors, others call for oils. Some sculptures are carved in marble, others are forged from metal. This project challenges you to see Precious Metal Clay as a signature element no matter what the preferred medium may be.
Tutorial – How to Make Your Own Molds and Molding With Paper Clay
This altered cabinet card is titled “In the Land of the Butterfly Queen”. The garden face at the bottom of the card is made of paper clay....
New Mexico Clay's tutorial on glass casting in a clay mold. Fire the clay mold 100 degrees hotter than you plan to use it.I fired the bottle glass to 1600 de...
How to Make Molds with Step by Step Instructions
Searching for answers on how to make a mold? View and print these pictorial, step by step mold making instructions devoted to teaching you how to make molds.