We meet the 4th Saturday of the month at 12 noon. Due to the Holiday we meet the second Saturday of December. We will post if a meeting is cancelled. Contact the guild for directions.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

December 10th meeting

Hi Y'all,
We are having our December meeting this Saturday. It is the part 2 of the Santa/elf sculpting demo. Last time we made the armature and head. Come join us for the fun even if you missed part 1. Don't forget to bring show and tell too.
Supply list:
You can choose the costume colors. I will most likely use red, brown or green.You will need your regular clay kit (work surface, blade, acrylic rod, pasta machine, hand wipes...)I will be using premo clay and recommend it for this.2-pkgs of your chosen costume color. 1- of beige (the flesh color)1-white1- black or brown (boots and belt)Small amounts of gold or silverScrap clayLiquid polymer clay for "gluing" pieces togetherAluminum foil,batting and index cards to bake onsculpting tools if you have themextruder to make "clay hair" Or uncarded wool for a real hair look.white floral wire white floral tape -I will have some to shareOther handy things:double ended knitting needles,clean paint brushes (I find filbert tip works well) for smoothing raw clayNon-linting cloth for textureAcrylic paints and small (fine tip) brushes for eye and face detailslarge embroidery or doll needle. If you don't have one I will have some for you to use.hope to see you all there!Maggie