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21  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Experimental Inclusion Beads (Many pics) on: November 24, 2008 03:34:47 PM
So while browsing http://www.glassattic.com/ for some info on scenting polymer clay I stumbled upon something called inclusions. This sparked my intrest and  I had some spare transparent fimo in my box so I thought why not? I love the outcome of them all. And some smell brilliantly Smiley


Cinnamon powder...

Dried Rosemary...

Ginger Powder...

Mixed Spice (ooh very christmassy)...


Makeup glitter, liked the outcome of this...
22  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Tattoos...Koi - Swallow - Sugar Skull - ...etc on: October 07, 2008 03:02:09 PM
Hullo all. Right so,  I really do enjoy making Fimo Food, rather much, but today I have  gone for something different. My little brother is a rather mint tattoo designer and one day i found my self pondering the abilty too make that design 3D...

Rose Love

Koi Karp

Geisha Face

Swallows (one is missing a tail piece and one has been brushed with a bit of paint)

Sugar Skull

Comments Appreciated Smiley
Muchos Love
23  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Cake n Spoons...Img Heavy :) on: September 29, 2008 12:22:46 PM
Hullo all, here is what I've been getting up to this weekend gone Smiley


Mer-ang(excuse my horrid spelling) pies...

Tea Spoons - Biscuits - Bourbon, Custard Cream, Digestive and a cookie

Tea Spoons - Mugs

Thanks for looking Smiley

24  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Discussion and Questions / Toxic Question... on: September 28, 2008 07:44:31 AM
I've read that Fimo is non toxic but I just wanted to ask a few questions seen as though google and I have had disagreements all day

I'm wanting to cover cultery in fimo handles and I just wanted to know if this is safe?
Also varnish...I'm guessing this is probably a no no for cutlery so whats the best  way to get a goos shine?

Thanks for any help I get Smiley

25  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Experiments...Cupcakes-Cookies-Chocolates-...Img heavy on: September 14, 2008 10:41:14 AM
Just trying out some techniques to better my Fimo-ing
Sadly I cant get hold of the fimo liquid stuff to make whipped cream so I'm just trying to make it through by different effects with cocktail sticks and my trusty scalpel.

Cupcakes -

A '99 ice cream



A dougnut

The portal cake

Any comments or crit welcome Smiley

26  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Newbie Knitter...Huug monster, Pin Cushions & a scarf...Img heavy on: September 14, 2008 10:26:46 AM
Hey! I love knitting and although I'm not that grand and cant do fancy patterns but I like these few pieces, all of these are going to end up Christmas presents, except Bluey...
The scarf is my first ever completed scarf (I start things and never finish heh) so I'm happy with it.

Pin cushions, a cupcake and a calculator

And Huug monsters, This pattern is just ace, very simple and make these cute daft creatures, http://pinktoque.blogspot.com/2008/03/huug-hug-monster.html]=http://pinktoque.blogspot.com/2008/03/huug-hug-monster.html]http://pinktoque.blogspot.com/2008/03/huug-hug-monster.html

Group shot




Thanks for looking Smiley
27  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Newbie Embroidery...Sugar Skull... on: September 14, 2008 10:11:01 AM
I tried a bit of embroidery recently, just thought i would.
Thinking of turning this piece into a bag or appliqu onto something.

Any comments or criticism welcome Smiley
28  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Fimo Food Gallore. First post. Img Heavy. on: July 22, 2008 12:31:54 PM
Hey new to this so please be gentle.
All made from Fimo clay, my new found love.
Cant remember where I got the Sushi tutorial but I'm greatful it was invented as I made some sushi pieces for a friends birthday.

This is a batch of the unbaked stuff - there's a pancake piece in there somewhere that I love to pieces

Sushi Bento box - a giant wooden pendant I had sitting around and i made the sushi roll and thought..."Hmmm...that would look good on there" and yey!

Sushi bead necklace

Keeping with the fish theme - fish and chips in newspaper

Corn in the cob? husk? something like that

BLT sandwich - Sandwiches are fun to make, so much, especially bread, really cool

PBJ & jars - love this one personally, as I love PBJ sammaches, got some funny looks though as no one knows what it is heh heh

Jam doughnut

Doughnut and sweeties

Chocolate slab

Chocolate eclair

Thanks for looking, any comments appriciated

Muchos Love
29  COOKING / Recipes and Cooking Tips / Hungarian Langos on: July 19, 2008 09:35:55 AM
Hullo, I went to Hungary last year with my friend to visit her family and while we were there I sampled one of the greatest things ever tasted. It's called langos. Or Langosh. Or Langos but the a has a hyphon above it. It can be served savory (which is better as its potato bread) or sweet (like our pancakes)

454g Flour
1588g mashed potatoes
1 tsp sugar
1 packet dry yeast
1 cup of milk
Oil to fry them in

Put yeast in lukewarm milk with suagr and leave for 15 minutes.
In a seperate bowl mix the flower and mashed potatoes. Make a well in the mixture, pour in the yeasty mixture and blend. When you are able immediately knead it until the dough it smoth and satiny. Let the dough rise in a warm place covered with a cloth until it has doubled in size. Flatten the dough and divide into 2cm thick disks. Now it depends on how big you want them, over in Hungary they had quite large "medium pizza" sized ones as a meal or snack, but when I made them they were about the spread of my hand, just go with what ever you feel like really. Drop the disk into the oil (get plenty of flour before hand as this part they'll be sticky really) and fry until both sides are golden brown.

Best thing with them is garlic butter and a bit of grated parmesan.

Sorry there's no pics, my camera's bust but I'll try get some up of my finished ones.

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