I have been taking some great online classes this year. The latest one is on making faces using air dried clay. I had only a small amount of clay on hand and am waiting for my new order to come in. Shown here is my first try at molding and making faces, remember I am experimenting with this process, some turned out well and some not so. All of it is such fun and the ideas on how to use them are continually surfacing.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Today is a perfect day to be in the studio...the weather is chilly, rainy, and gray. I have decided to work on my metalsmithing projects. Just when I think I have a handle on soldering I make a mess....well guess that it makes the piece echo handmade! I am still playing and experimenting, trying to figure out how to add a unique touch to each piece. When I look at the catalogs and photos of other artists working in this medium I know I have a long way to go for that professional look, but I am still