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Clay ConneCTion ’18 Prize Winners

By |2018-08-13T22:02:01+00:00August 13th, 2018|Blog|

We were so fortunate to have so many prizes to share with our lucky attendees. Our goodie bags were filled with many samples of clays from Polyform, Apoxie Sculpt, clay and cutters from Makin's, and generous coupons from Makin's, Sculpey, Marvelous Molds, ComposiMold and Craftcast. They were generous and also donated items for our raffle. [...]

Clay ConneCTion ’18 Garden Walk

By |2018-08-13T22:04:48+00:00August 13th, 2018|Blog|

This year we finally got to go on our Garden Walk. It did not disappoint! Connecticut College has so many beautiful gardens and plantings all over the campus. This year Donna Panciera brought us to the Carolina Black Garden. Here is a link to the Connecticut College website for the garden Below are some pictures we [...]

RESCHEDULED – Pot Luck and Destash Day – Jan Meeting

By |2017-12-08T19:01:28+00:00December 4th, 2017|Blog, Meetings|

December Meeting Cancelled Due to SNOW! Let's Begin the Year with our POTLUCK DESTASH CELEBRATION! Please bring your favorite potluck goodies! The destash is NOT to be missed! Everyone brings crafting things that they have NOT USED OR may never use...... and for a dollar, we all take turns to bring home different things! [...]

Pics from CWOS

By |2017-10-22T22:42:43+00:00October 22nd, 2017|Blog|

Here are some pictures of our displays from City Wide Open Studios at the Armory. We were in Room #210 which was actually 5 separate rooms. Helen and Carole shared the big (entry) room. Lori had a small room off of the main room and Sharon was in the corner room with the other guild [...]

SCPCG At City Wide Open Studios New Haven

By |2017-10-11T21:30:29+00:00October 11th, 2017|Events|

The Southern Connecticut Polymer Clay Guild is excited to be participating in City Wide Open Studios this year. The guild's 20th Anniversary and CWOS 20th Anniversary! We will be at the Goffe Street Armory located at 290 Goffe Street in New Haven on Saturday, Oct 14 & Sunday, Oct 15 from Noon to [...]

Feb Meeting Demo – Flowers by Jackie

By |2017-03-17T22:12:34+00:00March 17th, 2017|Meetings|

Jackie McKinney demonstrated her style of flower making at our February guild meeting. She had quite a collection of flowers! There were Peonies, Poinsettias, Daisies, and other flowers in a variety of colors! We can't wait for Spring! Here's a grouping of flowers and some tools used. Poinsettia flower in the [...]

Dec 2016 Meeting Tag Sale and Pot-Luck Lunch

By |2017-01-14T00:37:13+00:00December 11th, 2016|Meetings|

Our December meeting was held on 12/10/16 at the Hagaman Library in East Haven. December meetings are usually the second Saturday in December, instead of our usual third Saturday meeting schedule. We had a great time! Plenty of goodies were donated for the Tag Sale and all kinds of wonderful food had been brought [...]

Agenda November Meeting

By |2017-01-15T14:43:38+00:00November 15th, 2016|Blog, Guild Meeting Agenda|

Agenda: Demo -  Christy Sherman - Setting up an Etsy Account Ornaments are due for the “Tree of Hope” Election of Officers of the Guild- 2 year term President: Sharon Mihalyak (uncontested) Treasurer: Sue Rankin (uncontested) Secretary: Michelle Pini (uncontested) The Vice President position is currently being held by Diane Villano. [...]

SCPCG @ BPT ART TRAIL 11/12/16

By |2016-11-08T17:47:39+00:00November 3rd, 2016|Events|

We will be taking part in the BPT ART Trail on Saturday, November 12 from 10 - 6pm Highlight of the event can be found here Members of the guild will have a table at the BIC (Bridgeport Innovation Center) 955 Connecticut Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06607 Link to their website http://bridgeport-art-trail.org/portfolio/bpt-innovation-center/ See THAT DOOR - GO [...]

Deb and Dorion – Team Demo

By |2016-11-03T20:17:55+00:00October 25th, 2016|Meetings|

Debbie Goodrow and Dorian Merriman-Boddy teamed up to demo Inka-Gold and Gilders' Paste at the October guild meeting. Debbie was lucky to find some Inka-Gold colors on clearance at Hobby Lobby. There are 20 different colors. Deb used the Inka-Gold between layers of polymer clay for a mokume-gane effect. Inka-Gold can [...]

Christy Sherman’s Flower Making Demo

By |2016-11-03T18:32:19+00:00October 16th, 2016|Meetings|

Christy Sherman demonstrated how she makes flowers at our June guild meeting. She showed us her process to make irises, roses, and calla lilies. Christy started with a Skinner blend and cut out the shapes. Here is the assembled flower. Notice the texture she added to the petals. Sometimes she [...]