March 13 - FREE CLASS: Polymer Clay Canes

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Ages 12 - Adult
Presenter: Janet Loubet Velarde
Date: Saturday, March 13th
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 PM

In this class, you will sharpen your cane construction skills and learn more advanced techniques to achieve a more intricate pattern. A deeper understanding of the laws of polymer clay, and how to use those canes in a handbuilding project. Students will finish class with a handbuilt mini vase or pot, or a more advanced bead construction.

Material list:

  • Level and smooth work area at least 20 x 20 inches
  • Polymer Clay (Suggest Fimo, Sculpey or Cernit brands)
  • Long razor blade
  • Rolling pin or fondant roller (acrylic is best) If you don’t have one, a sturdy and smooth even (same diameter bottom and top) tumbler will do.
  • Smooth tile or smooth acrylic or glass cutting board (smooth surface, not porous is best)
  • Access to oven or toaster oven, and a timer.
  • Baking sheet
  • Parchment Paper
  • Graph Paper (for measuring for equality in size when working w cane and clay)
  • Toothpick or large diameter needle, like a large embroidery needle (for making holes).
  • Small piece of extra fine sand paper
  • Clean, dry cloth

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