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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 [...]

Agenda October Meeting

By |2016-11-03T18:32:24+00:00October 11th, 2016|Blog, Events, Guild Meeting Agenda|

Agenda: Demo - Deb Goodrow and Dorian Merriman - Inka Gold and Guilders’ Paste ‘Tis the Season Challenge Raffle-chain-raffle - Item will be donated by Lynne Anne Show-n-tell FYI - City Wide Open Studios will be taking place all weekends in October cwos.org Helen Malchow will be at Erector Square and [...]

Agenda June 18 Guild Meeting

By |2016-11-03T18:32:38+00:00June 10th, 2016|Blog, Guild Meeting Agenda|

Agenda Demo - Christy Sherman - Sculpting (with) Leaves and Flowers Roses and Orchids from http://www.skygrazer.com/ by Christy Sherman She will be showing how to make these at the demo. "I figured I'd do the roses and I can bring cutters to show how I did the orchids too. If people want to play [...]

Agenda May 21 Guild Meeting

By |2016-11-03T18:32:46+00:00May 14th, 2016|Guild Meeting Agenda|

Agenda Demo - Lori Michels - “Fordite” Pen Covering and Sanding- Working Demo Discussion about Clay ConneCTion 2016  Retreat Guidelines Link  - See if we have you signed up for something ;-) Discussion about the Guild Website Relaunch - going “Live” Monday 5/16 (Wish me luck! - Sharon) Discussion - Clay Day/BOH workshop at West [...]

Clay ConneCTion Retreat Registration Now Open

By |2016-11-03T18:33:13+00:00April 2nd, 2016|Blog|

Clay ConneCTion 2016 Join us for an inspiring, relaxing, long weekend with informal demonstrations and plenty of sharing and learning in an open studio setting. We welcome polymer clay enthusiasts of all skill levels. DATE: Thursday, July 28 through Sunday July 31, 2016 PLACE: Connecticut College in New London, CT Work area: a very large [...]

Traveling Exhibit @ NHFPL Extended Through Mid March

By |2016-04-24T18:58:22+00:00February 27th, 2016|Events|

We are able to extend the showing of our Traveling Exhibit through mid-March at the New Haven Free Public Library. The exhibit is colorful and has been well received. It will be on display until Friday March 18. Hope you can stop by and check it out!

Marilyn Malcarne’s Extruder Demos

By |2016-11-03T18:33:20+00:00February 25th, 2016|Meetings|

Marilyn has been having fun experimenting with extruding polymer canes and combining with different colors to create different patterns.   Sometimes her results are planned and sometimes they are happy "accidents". The single slices show the elements that were combined to create the extruded patterns. She had so much fun [...]