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Colors on polyclay

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I've been playing with the poly-clay again! SO much fun! Every time I learn more and more.
This guy is a "proto-type" of others... I am SO in love with him! (Can you say that about your own piece?) He turned out so much better than the picture in my head. That NEVER happens in real life! :)


polyclay coins + 4mm agates; polyclay hearts + crackle fire-agate; lots of chain and findings... my own wire work...

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  1. SYD Sydney H
    SYD Sydney H says:

    Oh how pretty!! I love any clay pendants. If I was 20 yrs. younger I’d get into it. But first – hubby would have to add on another room and he’s added on one over the years – my FABULOUS laundry room – about 20′ x 12′ – which is big enough it also happens to be the computer room.

  2. DayLily aka Del
    DayLily aka Del says:

    So cool. Are those presses? How do you add all the different colors.

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    Julie they are all gorgeous, but I love the little guy that turned out better then you thought LOL, polymer clay is very addictive just like beading, have been experimenting myself here and there with different finishes, will post when I have time to do some pictures. SYD, no excuse about your age I started beading at 61 and I never was into crafts before, your laundry room/ computer room will be perfect for an extra space to do some other stuff :D

  4. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fantastic, Julie!!!! LOVE them all!

  5. Crazy Beader
    Crazy Beader says:

    Love these, Julie – - you keep discovering how to improve on your already fabulous pieces ! Saw all the new stuff in your Etsy shop and placed another order – - -

  6. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    These are all fabulous, Julie! I love what you did with the dragonfly pendant!

  7. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Wow, Julie! These are awesome! Love them all!

  8. Deb Harding
    Deb Harding says:

    Yes you can say that about your own work. Why not be proud of something so pretty that you created from beginning to end!??!
    Love them all especially the moon!!!

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    Susan Schroeder says:

    I love them all! Great job!

  10. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    Fantastic! You da bomb!

  11. puppychick  labratbecky
    puppychick labratbecky says:

    (had to come back and drool again. )

  12. Laud
    Laud says:

    Very, very nice! There’s such a difference between the raw and finished pieces, and that’s all due to you.

  13. Fresh Baked
    Fresh Baked says:

    Falling in love with the work of your hands is a wonderful feeling…enjoy!
    These are wonderful pieces and your gift in coloring them is amazing.

  14. Beading Hippie  Shawn
    Beading Hippie Shawn says:

    Beautiful! Love them all!

  15. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    Hi ladies! THANK YOU all SO much!

    I really need a “pick me up” today. Exhausted! Only 2 weeks of school plus exams. We get out on May 29. It seems likes months from now…….
    Stick a fork in me: I’m done! And oh my! The kids are worse.

  16. Julie Shane
    Julie Shane says:

    SYD: Go for it! Poly clay is easy and SO forgiving! And thankfully, inexpensive enough to destroy the “oh no!” pieces.

    Del: I have several rubber stamps that I have learned to use to my advantage. Sometimes I only use a corner or a piece of the stamps. It’s all gilders paste from here at LimaBeads. Sometimes I use it “dry” and sometimes I like a creamy consistency. Mostly, it’s just layer upon layer upon layer until I’m happy.

  17. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Wonderful Julie! I’ve already told you how much I love this piece and I can’t wait until you post the others on your Etsy. ;)

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