A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 297,505
Currently Running With Scissors:
362 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Topics
Pages: [1] 2 3 4
1  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / little dog on: October 05, 2010 08:51:46 PM
i found it sooo difficult - in fact impossible to keep the white and black fimo clean - so i ended up using paint Smiley.

2  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / catz on: September 03, 2010 04:38:01 AM
i just read christi friesen's 'cats big and small'  and these kitties are from/inspired by her.

they are about 1 1/2 inches tall.


kitty face


spitz and miaouz


rusty
3  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / maeve on: August 18, 2010 09:16:57 AM
maeve is going to live with my sister in scotland.
its a surprise so i'm not putting the pix up on my blog for a couple of weeks.

i made basic canes with silver in the centre  and blue or green metallic clay on the outside.  the tail part is made of silver fimo/sculpey then i sliced the canes and used them as scales.  when it was baked i added a little silver paint to the tail, tips of fin and hair.  and a little as eyeshadow/make up Smiley  then varnish.

as always the wires and beads were a real pain.... but i managed to get them stuck on without squashing too much out of shape....tho there were some emergency corrections....
she's 8 inches long.

4  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Amy on: August 10, 2010 11:41:01 PM
amy is a little fairy with copper hair.  i'm very pleased with the way the wings turned out.  i did brush her with eye shadow before baking not sure i like what little effect it made.... she's living with my parents.
http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a154/nougat2/IMG_2861.jpg
5  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Discussion and Questions / problems at airport? on: August 03, 2010 10:18:35 AM
my son is visiting my sister in scotland next month and i'd love to make her a little fimo sculpture.  but it occurred to me  would he have any problems at the airport if i use a foil and wire armature??


ok - so no answer.  i'm considering making a shape out of clay and baking that  and adding clay onto that once its cooled...

has anyone travelled internationally with sculptures in their hand/luggage???
6  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / medusa on: August 01, 2010 05:37:39 AM
medusa is about 21/2 inches long from hair to chin.  i tried using shimmer eye shadow on the snakes but most of it vanished when i varnished it...

7  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / fishee on: July 27, 2010 03:20:41 AM
my fishee is approx 3 inches long.  solid fimo.  i had my first attempt at a cane and i sliced it to make scales.  the eyes were an experiment.  white discs with a hollow with a little black snake in it. then coloured deko-gel in it.
in the baking the side fins fell off and the tail got a bit discoloured so i disguised it with some gold paint - but i really like the result!!  and a little varnish on fishee's body.


8  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / angler fish on: July 22, 2010 07:48:39 AM
so here is my angler fish Smiley
he's made of a mixture of silver and a pink mix.  teeth and other pointy bits are wire.  there's also deko-gel on the tail and fins ,on the teeth,and a drop here and there.
the little fishies are in primary colours and varnished to contrast with the angler's subtle colouring.  and the star glows in the dark.
i used 'bake and bond' to stick all the fishes together and i'm sooo glad i did it from underneath cos the darn stuff remained visible!!



9  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / scrap critters on: July 22, 2010 07:40:27 AM
here are some critters made out of scraps of clay and unfortunate mixes.

they were made really quickly. Smiley



10  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / ssssnakessssss on: July 17, 2010 09:29:29 AM
here are the 2 snakesssss i made today.
the green one - tyson seems to have been bashed up a bit...Smiley
i made marks on it with a scalloped blade to look like scales (i hope)  and then brushed on and wiped off white paint.  and finally varnished.

tyson


the brown one - wallet - thinks he is so gorgeous - he'd better be careful.
i made a snake shape out of orange fimo.  in a thin sheet of brown fimo i made holes with a knitting needle and then pulled it a bit to make the holes larger.  i fitted it on the snake shape and made 'scales' with a round thingy.  i don't think it worked too well tho - oh well - oh then black paint wiped off and varnished.

wallet
Pages: [1] 2 3 4


FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Technique to Making Bourbon Butterscotch Pudding
How to Make Candied Almonds and Cashews
Apple Tarte Tatin Recipe
Quick and Easy Grilled Watermelon Sundae Recipe
Spiced Pear and Blackberry Eton Mess Recipe
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Seed Packet Gifts
Cooking: Honey Month
September 19th - Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.