Creative Block Buster #16

first experiments with Nikolina's pixie cane tutorial

Creative Block Buster #16 What is a creative block buster? It is a simple exercise that can be done in just a few minutes or more that will hopefully jump start your creativity. Play!!! It’s all too easy to get into a rut of working with the same tried and … Continue reading

floral applique tutorial

Floral Applique - A Polymer Clay Tutorial

The floral applique tutorial is here and it’s a big one! 73 pages and over 155 photos. Learn how to create beautiful floral applique in polymer clay. Starting with just a few basic shapes, you will learn how to create several floral elements and combine those elements to make flowers … Continue reading

Free Color Palette with polymer clay color recipes

Simply enter you name and email address in the form below to subscribe to the monthly newsletter and receive your FREE color palette with polymer clay color recipe mixes for Premo, FIMO Professional and Kato. Subscribe to our mailing list * indicates required Email Address * First Name * Email … Continue reading

so cold

It’s soooo cold! The temp is currently -13 degrees, with wind chill temps of 35 to 45 below zero. Woke up to one frozen pipe, which has been successfully thawed out. Our house was built in 1900, before the days of indoor plumbing. So, the bathroom was an add on … Continue reading

back to school sale

Update…Back to School SALE extended The following deals have been extended through Labor Day, Monday, September 2! Back to School SALE! I’m having a Back to School Sale! Save 25% on all polymer cly color recipe ebooks and tutorials, along with the lowest price ever on a one year Color.Creativity.Design … Continue reading

creative block buster #3

What is a creative block buster? It is a simple exercise that can be done in just a few minutes that will hopefully jump start your creativity. Creative Block Buster #3 – Go Macro Today’s creative block buster exercise is to go macro. Let’s take a closer look. For this … Continue reading

Dainty Flower Beads Tutorial

This tutorial will teach you everything you need to know to create beautiful flower beads. The tutorial includes 32 pages of step-by-step instructions with 66 photos to guide you each step of the way. It is set up in three parts. Part one, is making the flower petal cane. Part … Continue reading

birthday month specials

It’s June!! And even though my birthday isn’t until the 13th, we’re going to celebrate all month long! Check out the fabulous birthday specials good for the entire month of June. Birthday Special #1 A one year membership to Color.Creativity.Design is only $59 (regularly $79). Click on the image below … Continue reading

a long and winding path

Yes, two posts in one day! What can I say? Some days the thoughts come fast and furious. Often the path we take to get where we’re going is a long and winding one. While working on cleaning up my studio, I recently came across a notebook full of project … Continue reading

proud to be an angel and other things

The Etsy Angels team raised over $500 for breast cancer awareness organizations during the month of the October. Please take a moment to read the blog post about the money raised and where it went. I am very proud to be part of the Etsy Angels team. Each year the … Continue reading