Maisie the gnome

I couldn’t let Gneville live his life all alone, so I made him a girlfriend. Meet Maisie! She had something of a tortured upbringing. I made her feet successfully and baked them. Then I made her torso and put that in the oven. Except that I set the oven to…

Gneville the gnome!

I recently received the book “Sculpting mythical creatures out of polymer clay” by Dinko and Boris Tilov, and could hardly wait to start working through it. They use coloured clay, which gives lovely, smooth, animation-like results. But,a) I have no coloured clay, andb) I prefer a bit more detail and…

Clayhenge

OK, so technically this isn’t a henge, because it’s not an entire circle, just one set of standing stones. But who knows, maybe I’ll make enough to make a whole circle! This was really fun to create and paint. It stands about 5″ tall and took about 8 hours in…

Branching out into clay!

Because I was starting to feel a little stale with painting, I’m broadening my artistic horizons by adding a third dimension! In the last few months I’ve looked at a lot of things people are making with clay, and got very inspired to try it myself. After much research I…