Soap Making

Cold Process Soap Making – My Latest Hobby!

Today I am veering away from sculpture just a bit to talk about my latest hobby, cold process soap making i.e. making my own soap the old fashioned way! These fabulous homemade soaps kept popping up on my Pinterest feed and caught my interest. They were so much more than soaps; they were art in the… Read More Cold Process Soap Making – My Latest Hobby!

Air Dry Clay Sculptures, Creative Paper Clay Sculptures, Creative Paper Clay®, Mixed Media, Tutorial

Using Creative Paper Clay® in Mixed Media

Creative Paper Clay® is not only for sculpting. It can be used to create unique embellishments for your next mixed media project! Today, I will show you how to make some simple embellishments using Creative Paper Clay® and decorate them. As a bonus, I will also show you how I incorporate them in a mixed… Read More Using Creative Paper Clay® in Mixed Media

Creative Paper Clay Sculptures, Creative Paper Clay®

Learn How to sculpt Humpty Dumpty Sat on Sea Wall Using Creative Paper Clay ®.

Hello! I am so excited to share with you my first tutorial as a Creative Paper Clay ® Design Team Member! I am going to show you how to make this fabulous sculpture of Humpty Dumpty. He is not just sitting on an ordinary wall, but on a sea wall, as I live in the… Read More Learn How to sculpt Humpty Dumpty Sat on Sea Wall Using Creative Paper Clay ®.

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Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 1

It’s almost that time of year again where we decorate our homes with spring bunnies and Easter eggs, so why not make our own decorations using plastic Easter eggs and some Creative Paper Clay®?     What you will need: Creative Paper Clay® Plastic Easter eggs  (you may use styrofoam ones also) Craft paint Sculpting… Read More Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 1

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Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 2

Hi! This part 2 of my tutorial Making an Easter Egg Swag. If you missed part 1 it is here. In this section, we are going begin by fixing any cracks in the clay. We will then move onto sanding, painting, and decorating your eggs. Finally, we will put it all together and you will be… Read More Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 2

Creative Paper Clay Sculptures

Christmas Skelly

Sometime ago I did an online art retreat called Artful Gathering Online Retreat. I chose a course taught by David H. Everett, also known as Chicken Lips. I learnt how sculpt these cute little skeletons with Creative Paper Clay. I wanted an unusual Christmas ornament so I decided to make a Christmas skeleton using the techniques I… Read More Christmas Skelly

Paper Mache sculptures

Whimsical Owl

Once again I found myself applying art journaling to my sculptures. This time a cute little owl was born. “Believe in yourself” are such wise words, and what better to hear that from than a wise old owl! 🙂 I made him with paper mache clay and decorated with newspaper and acrylics.