October 2017 Challenge Theme

October 2017 Challenge Theme

The Challenge is to: Create something that represents the theme, “trick or treat”, using any medium Can use any colors, texture, pattern, or technique Can be any size or shape Note: This is completely optional and you are under no obligation to enter. There are no prizes or winners for … Continue reading

Color Palette Sources – Part Two

color palette sources part 2

Yes, I have more color palette sources for those of you looking for inspiration. You can find Color Palette Sources – Part One here. Color Palette Sources – Part Two ColorWorld (lots of great color and fashion trend inspiration) colourQ (this blog posts a weekly color palette challenge for scrapbooking, … Continue reading

Tips For Working With Color Palettes

tips for working with color p alettes

Color Palettes as Inspiration When looking for inspiration, color palettes are the go-to source for many. We collect color palettes like they were trading cards and devote Pinterest boards to them. We are drawn to palettes that reflect our personal color preferences, whether we are consciously aware of it or … Continue reading

FIMO Professional Spring 2015 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook

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Whether you aren’t comfortable mixing colors or just want to save yourself some time, these recipes are for you. 31 polymer clay color recipes from PANTONE’s Spring/Summer 2015 color trends 21 pages in PDF format Trend info by color collection All recipes use FIMO Professional polymer clay Recipes are formatted … Continue reading

Premo Spring 2015 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook

Whether you aren’t comfortable mixing colors or just want to save yourself some time, these recipes are for you. 31 polymer clay color recipes from PANTONE’s Spring/Summer 2015 color trends 21 pages in PDF format Trend info by color collection All recipes use PREMO! by Sculpey polymer clay Recipes are … Continue reading

FIMO Professional fall 2014 color recipe ebook is available

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The FIMO Professional Fall 2014 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook is now available. Get a head start on your fall projects with these luscious colors. It is available here on my website, as well as, in my etsy shop.

FIMO Professional Fall 2014 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook

Whether you aren’t comfortable mixing colors or just want to save yourself some time, these recipes are for you. 38 polymer clay color recipes from PANTONE’s Fall/Winter 2014 color trends 24 pages in PDF format Trend info by color collection All recipes use FIMO Professional brand of polymer clay Recipes … Continue reading

FIMO Professional first impressions

I thought I would share my first impressions of the new FIMO Professional polymer clay with you all. Anyone wanting to create unique works of art requires the right material. This is why STAEDTLER has enhanced and optimised its popular FIMO classic modelling clay and relaunched it under the name … Continue reading

home projects and a new studio

Yes, I know I’ve been bad about blogging. *hangs head in shame* I’ve been busy with my home project list. After painting and moving into our new bedroom, I started working on turning the small room attached to our bedroom into a walk-in closet. This is looking into the closet. … Continue reading

Kato Fall 2014 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook

Whether you aren’t comfortable mixing colors or just want to save yourself some time, these recipes are for you. 38 polymer clay color recipes from PANTONE’s Fall/Winter 2014 color trends 24 pages in PDF format Trend info by color collection All recipes use Kato Polyclay brand of polymer clay Recipes … Continue reading

Premo Fall 2014 Polymer Clay Color Recipe Ebook

Whether you aren’t comfortable mixing colors or just want to save yourself some time, these recipes are for you. 38 polymer clay color recipes from PANTONE’s Fall/Winter 2014 color trends 24 pages in PDF format Trend info by color collection All recipes use PREMO! by Sculpey polymer clay Recipes are … Continue reading

what’s going on?

There are lots of things going on in polymer clay land as well as here at Crafts by Chris…. In case you haven’t heard, Polyform Products is introducing a new polymer clay called Soufflé. From what I’ve read, it sounds similar to the discontinued Studio Clay and should be out … Continue reading