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Polymer Clay for the First Time

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“It is easy to think of polymer clay as glorified modeling clay, but as a serious craft medium, it requires knowing some basic techniques. These are covered in great detail with excellent photos....Beginners will find many of their questions answered....After mastering the basics one can move on to complex projects such as miniature villages.... Recommended.” —Library Journal.

400 Polymer Clay Designs

Author : Suzanne J. E. Tourtillott
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Unique creations by top artists such as Nan Roche, Cynthia Toops, Barbara McGuire, and Gwen Gibson make this the best showcase of polymer clay work ever assembled. With everything from jewelry and vessels to art dolls and sculptures displayed in superb color photos, the versatility and beauty of the medium is exquisitely evident. Mosaics, millefiori, canework, and molded, stamped, and embossed pieces: there’s a little bit of everthing to please the eye. Dayle Dorowshaw’s magical Egyptian Spell Book features carvings and image transfers that blend seamlessly with gold leaf, candles, branches, and silver. Luann Udell’s faux-ivory artifacts take their inspiration from the prehistoric art in France’s Lascaux Caves. It’s the largest—and finest—book of contemporary polymer art available anywhere.

Polymer Clay

Author : Syndee Holt
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"As a serious craft medium [polymer clay] requires knowing some basic techniques. These are covered in great detail with excellent photos...Beginners will find many of their questions answered... Recommended."--Library Journal No experience is necessary--with every beginner's question answered, you'll soon master the basics of polymer clay, and its unique traits and teachniques, from a perfect pinroll to heat-embossing powders. Novices will become pros in no time.

First Time Felting

Author : Ruth Lane
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In First Time Felting, felting and fiber expert Ruth Lane teaches a class for absolute beginners on three classic methods of felting. Start by learning about the various types of wool fibers used for felting, preparing them for the process, and simple methods for dyeing. Next, discover the basic supplies and techniques for needle felting, wet felting, and nuno felting. You’ll use those essential skills to make fun, easy projects—artworks, embellished fashions, three-dimensional figures, and more—skills you’ll turn to again and again to create your own original pieces!

Creative Home Decor in Polymer Clay

Author : Sue Heaser
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Here are 19 ways to take polymer clay a step further, with projects for adorning living rooms, kitchens, dining rooms, holiday parties, bedrooms and more. Each project provides a supply list, a list of colors and clays needed, photos and easy instructions. 300 illustrations.

Polymer Clay

Author : Irene Semanchuk Dean
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Provides step-by-step instructions for creating thirty objects from polymer clay, as well as an explanation of the various tools required to make these and many other decorative or fun clay products. Reprint.

Polymer Clay Global Perspectives

Author : Cynthia Tinapple
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Explore the World--in Polymer Clay! Polymer artists are connected like never before. As the acclaimed curator of the popular blog PolymerClayDaily.com, Cynthia Tinapple brings together 115 diverse artists from around the world to showcase the work of this new international community. Polymer Clay Global Perspectives invites you to explore the trends and cutting-edge styles that are influencing the future of this medium. In this masterful collection, you'll find: · Tips to create meaningful art that reflects your personality and vision · Behind-the-scenes profiles of 13 innovative artists in their studios · Step-by-step projects by contributors who share their signature methods, such as mokume gane,extruded canes, and adapted glass-blowing techniques · Galleries showcasing the best of the best polymer work in jewelry, miniatures, sculpture, and much more With artists including Kim Korringa, Shay Aaron, and Fabiola Perez offering their expertise, you'll find endless inspiration to take your art to the next level. Begin your own journey through the new landscape of contemporary polymer. A world of possibilities awaits.

The New Clay

Author : Nan Roche
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Easy techniques for making jewelry and sculpture from polymer clay (Fimo, Sculpey).

American Book Publishing Record

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Ornament

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Organic inorganic hybrid materials II

Author : Lisa C. Klein
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The MRS Symposium Proceeding series is an internationally recognised reference suitable for researchers and practitioners.

Polymer Clay Master Class

Author : Judy Belcher
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Learn the Signature Techniques of Top Polymer Clay Artists Polymer Clay Master Class offers you a close-up look at the creative processes of eleven acclaimed polymer clay artists as they share their expertise with one another and you. Judy Belcher and Tamara Honaman bring together these talented artists for the first time, offering their individual techniques and then documenting how they inspire and challenge one another in the creation of collaborative pieces. In five lessons with sixteen guided projects, you will gain an understanding of the polymer clay skills you’ve always wanted to master, such as: • Creating with sculpture, canework, and imitative techniques • Altering the surface with carving, transfers, imprint, and silk screening • Incorporating mixed media, such as metal, wood, and fiber • Designing using cold connections, hollow and lightweight forms, kinetic construction, and jewelry-finishing techniques • Pushing the boundaries of the Skinner Blend technique • Collaborating with fellow artists to open up new creative possibilities With contributors including Leslie Blackford, Cynthia Tinapple, Lindly Haunani, Sarah Shriver, and many others, you have a front-row seat to the world of innovative polymer clay art. Challenge your assumptions about methods, style, and collaboration, and get ready to start on your own creative journey. Also available as an ebook

Nanotechnology for Automotive Applications

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Melt state Rheology Solid state Mechanical Properties and Microstructure of Polymer clay Nanocomposites

Author : Anongnat Somwangthanaroj
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Polymer Clay Surface Design Recipes

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Regardless of your level of experience with polymer clay, the techniques and recipes for creating for combining clay with other media will inspire you to create unique surface designs. In addition to covering basic polymer clay techniques, tools, and materials, this book teaches you to use unique surface embellishments in your work. Styled as a recipe, each illustrated surface design is shown with complete instructions for replicating the design and is accompanied by three variations. Informative explanations of specific inks, paints, and powders are included, along with a section dedicated to showing complex design combinations. This book covers a range of topical application processes that include stamping, painting, and writing on clay along with step-by-step project ideas that put these techniques to use. A gallery of polymer clay art is included for further inspiration.

The Encyclopedia of Craft Projects for the First Time

Author : Ann et al Benson
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Novice crafters will find a treasure trove of creative ideas in a wonderfully simple question-and-answer format. Work with beads or polymer clay, make candles or soaps, or accent everything with rubber stamps. Every crafter needs this book.

The British National Bibliography

Author : Arthur James Wells
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Stamping Effects in Polymer Clay with Sandra McCall

Author : Sandra Mccall
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Create gorgeous texture and color effects in clay &break;&break;In Sandra McCall's latest book, you'll learn how to bring stamping to the exciting world of polymer clay. Sandy shows you how to take advantage of the gorgeous array of colors and amazing mediums now available to clay artists. Each of the 25 step-by-step projects highlights a featured technique for working with clay and rubber stamps–many published here for the first time. You'll love to make jewelry projects, like stunning brooches and necklaces, as well as accessories for your home, like a beautiful coaster set or even a framed polymer "painting." &break;&break;Get ready to enter a world of endless crafting possibilities: &break;&break; Learn the "dos" and "don'ts" for mastering basic polymer clay techniques&break; Find inspiration and quick reference in the Sampler Sneak Peek, featuring 16 beautiful techniques for working with clay and rubber stamps&break; Create a wide array of projects including jewelry, personal accessories and home d?cor items &break;&break;Whether you're a beginner or an advanced polymer clay artist, you'll find something cool and inspiring in this book... now lets go play with clay!

How to Make Clay Characters

Author : Maureen Carlson
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With polymer clay and imagination, Maureen Carlson has brought a whole world of cheery little characters to life. You can do it, too! This book makes it fun and easy—no sculpting experience or fancy equipment required! You'll find lots of full-color pictures and detailed, step-by-step projects to lead you all the way—starting with simple, neighborhood kids, and progressing to more complex characters like Grandma and Saint Nick. You'll learn how to make every detail just right, from hair to facial expressions to feet. When you get the hang of it, you can create lively little folks of your own imaginings...even personalize our clay characters for extra-special gifts. No two will ever be exactly alike, but each one is guaranteed to make you smile!

Water Sewage Works

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