samedi 13 mars 2010

Beyond 2 D Dimensional jewelry design

Since I cannot put the picture in our list here is the page of the company http://www.abbadabbavideo.com/page17/page17.html It's the third one on the page. My comments: if you want to learn her technique it's a great dvd. She teaches well and simply. What I really learned is how to use canes differently, how to use old canes to make then new again, how to cut straight and take care of my blade. Since it's not really my style I did find it a good dvd. Mes commentaires: Ce genre de perles ne sont pas mon style mais je... [Lire la suite]
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dimanche 29 novembre 2009

Claying around with Lisa Pavelka

I have just finished looking at the dvd taken from our library. In case you are interested it's number 25 Ms Pavelka shows us many projects  using many of her products. The projects go from beginner to advanced. The video starts with a presentation on clay she calls it 101. The projects themselves are interesting. Not mind blogging but shows finishing techniques, using transfers, mika sheets, stamps and covering metal box and glass. I found it useful if you have some of her products and want to know more how... [Lire la suite]
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dimanche 12 juillet 2009

New book in the library no 45

With this new book in our library you will discover the use of polymer clay and wire in a organic way. The techniques are simple but so well designed that you will try some I am sure. I appreciated it because of the wire section. It's the first time a book on polymer  clay combines the two. Great projects, not too hard. For those of you who like organic and simple designs. ******************************************************************************* J'ai mis lmes commentaires sur mon blog concernant ce livre. si... [Lire la suite]
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vendredi 3 juillet 2009

New books in our library Livre nouveautes

There will be 3 new books available soon in our library. You can send me your comments if you have seen the books. I will put them up on our blog. 3 nouveautés s'ajoutent a notre bibliothèque. Vous pourrez les réserver bientôt. Si vous le désirez envoyez moi vos commentaires et je les mettrai ici sur le blog.
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jeudi 2 juillet 2009

New dvd number

This dvd is only on how to use the huge clay gun. There are some information that can be also used on the smaller clay guns specially on how to use a clay gun to make canes. Basic information on how to use the tool, basic info on shapes and assembling the pieces for a quilt type cane. Ce dvd est parfait pour celles qui veulent en savoir plus sur les extrudeurs . Même s'il est centre sur les gros monstre  il donne tout de même plusieurs trucs qui peuvent servir sur les réguliers. Combiné avec le numéro 30 vous... [Lire la suite]
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mercredi 24 juin 2009

New videos number 30

As I see some of them I will make my personnal comments on them. The last one I saw was  Boxes , Bangles and Beautiful Focal Beads with Mari O'Dell. She starts with coveringcoveringcoveringcovering a metal box. Many good tricks are given on how to prepare a metal box mostly and how to texture and decorate it. She uses the huge clay gun to make the feet for the box . Her technique to make bangles is also based on this huge clay gun  as is her focal bead but you will get many good tricks  even if you don't... [Lire la suite]
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