Flat Tiles The Easy Way - Ceramic Arts Network
Making flat tiles has never been easier! In this post, Laura Reutter discusses the dos and don'ts of tile making to prepare you for success in making flat tiles.
Polymer Clay Tutorial - Faux Leather Tags
This tutorial demonstrates a technique for creating polymer clay faux leather tags that look so real, they'll fool everyone. Make personalized faux leather tags for your key chain, purse, luggage, storage boxes, and more.
A New Squeeze: Old Glue Bottles Make Great Clay Studio Tools - Ceramic Arts Network
I love when people come up with nifty new uses for things that might otherwise be throw-away items. Today we bring you a tip for just such a handmade
How to Ceramic Shoe From Clay Slab. Step-by-step Technique and Tutorial
See the process of designing and implementing a ceramic shoe with decoration | Tutorial and illustration by Lakeside Pottery's instructors | Custom Made to Order
Polymer Clay Silverware Textured Beads
I've been on a bead making rampage these days! In between the critter making and the pony sanding, I've been squeezing in a few new ideas. So today I thought I'd share the process of my latest ones with you: silverware textured beads. I chose three different fancy handled knives for this project. I got these at Goodwill——you never what neat textures you'll find when digging through the silverware bins there! I used a two-part molding compound to make the impressions and for these I kept the…
Roll Call: Seven Great Handmade and Store-Bought Roulettes for Adding Texture to Pottery - Ceramic Arts Network
Bill Jones highlights seven great tools for rolling texture onto pottery with roulettes. They can be hand made or found at your local pottery supplier.