jeudi 27 novembre 2008

Next meeting

Anne will be our guide into wires, and beads. Date december 2. For those who have had Anne as guide you know we will learn a lot. Bring the following: To work along with her, bring one block of conditioned clay, 20 gauge wire, small link chain (about l foot),small pieces of metal ornaments, bits and pieces of wire and chain, and bead caps.  Anne will show how to insert clay into spirals from the back  of a writing pad (the coil).  She can also show us have to make our own from the 20 gauge wire.  ... [Lire la suite]
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vendredi 14 novembre 2008

Tricks of the trade / trucs v.2

Here are few of the informations we have shared at our last meeting. Mold making goes with  release agent: You can use water on a sponge, with a spritzer, or use your finger. Some like powder, cornstarch, mazaïna Others prefer Armorall. Some prefer on the clay , others on the mold. When you have a small stamp make a handle with a cork. You can also make a handle with clay. Bounce sheets: use them to clean your working tile. Cosmetic sponges: are great to take off finger marks. Cleaning your fingers:... [Lire la suite]
vendredi 7 novembre 2008

Shows

The fall season of craft shows is around the corner!Some members will be participating in the ones listed below,and hope to see you there!   POINTE-CLAIRE CRAFT SALE - Gaby and Anne   Stewart Hall - Pointe-claire Cultural centre - 176 Lakeshore Drive                  Sat. Nov. 22 - 10a.m. - 5p.m.                  Sun. Nov. 23 - noon  - 5p.m.  ... [Lire la suite]
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mercredi 5 novembre 2008

Our meeting rencontre de novembre

We had a great time making molds. Ruth was , as allways,  a great teacher. She showed us many different ways to do molds and how to mount them for a better use. Gaby suggested challenges for our meetings. If you go in the section Tricks you will find a few we have discussed at the meeting. Here are a few of the molds shown by Ruth who has a fabulous collection. The small ones can be mounted on cork or mounted on another piece of clay. Comme chaque rencontre ou nous travaillons et... [Lire la suite]
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