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2017 Polymer Clay Challenge

Posted on January 1, 2017 in Polymer Clay Challenge by Katie Oskin

2017 Polymer Clay Challenge | CLICK to Learn How to GROW in 2017 with Polymer Clay
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2017 Polymer Clay Challenge | CLICK to Learn How to GROW in 2017 with Polymer Clay

The 2017 Polymer Clay Challenge is here! Last year’s 2016 Polymer Clay Challenge was a great success. Many people were able to successfully able to complete all 52 weeks of the challenge. After 2 unplanned hospitalizations last year, totaling 29 days, I was unable to complete my challenge for the first time in 3 years. However, as usual, I will attempt again in 2017 to complete the challenge. [You can see my 2017 Polymer Clay Challenge Gallery here]

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WIP Wednesday at Kater’s Acres

Posted on May 17, 2017 in Work In Progress by Katie Oskin

Work in Progress Wednesday at Kater's Acres | CLICK for Links, Tutorials, & So Much More

WIP Wednesday at Kater’s Acres WIP Wednesday is here again! One of my favorite blog posts to write for you is WIP Wednesday and it’s hard for me to believe that it’s been two weeks since the last one. Last week I showcased some really awesome talent too, so if you missed it, you’ll want…

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Memorial Day Stars Tutorial from Polymer Clay

Posted on May 16, 2017 in Tutorials by Katie Oskin

Memorial Day Polymer Clay Stars Tutorial by KatersAcres

Memorial Day Stars Tutorial from Polymer Clay This Memorial Day stars tutorial will show you how to make gorgeous and colorful stars to place on dowel rods to use in flower arrangements, stick in bouquets, use in planters, or a myriad of others ways this Memorial Day. These stars take a little bit of patience,…

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15 Common Polymer Clay Mistakes You Need to Know

Posted on May 9, 2017 in Hints, Tips, & Tricks by Katie Oskin

15 Common Mistakes with Polymer Clay by KatersAcres | PIN NOW, Click Later

15 Common Polymer Clay Mistakes Mistakes happen. We’ve all been there. Today I’m going to share with you 15 common polymer clay mistakes that you need to understand when working with this versatile medium. Related posts: Review: The Blue Bottle Trees Polymer Clay Primer Polymer Clay Work Surface, Mable Tile How to Properly Bake Polymer Clay…

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2017 Polymer Clay Challenge – Week 18 Update

Posted on May 5, 2017 in Polymer Clay Challenge by Katie Oskin

2017 Polymer Clay Challenge | CLICK to Learn How to GROW in 2017 with Polymer Clay

2017 Polymer Clay Challenge Update Weeks 1 – Weeks 18 Artist Showcase The 2017 Polymer Clay Challenge has been a rewarding experience this year for everyone involved. Due to my many obligations, I have fallen behind a bit … maybe some of you have too. If you have fallen behind, do not be discouraged! It…

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Sculpting Club Offer – Special Offer for May 2017

Posted on May 4, 2017 in Offers, Parker's Clayful Tutorials by Katie Oskin

Polymer Clay RAIN BIRD Mixed Media Tutorial by KatersAcres

Parker’s Clayful Tutorials Club Special Sculpting Club Offer for May 2017 Just for you, a special sculpting club offer for the end of May! This month will combine something many of you have been asking for: mixed media and sculpture. This month we are going to take a journey together through our Mythical Birds theme which…

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WIP Wednesday at KatersAcres

Posted on May 3, 2017 in Work In Progress by Katie Oskin

WIP Wednesday at KatersAcres | CLICK for tutorial links, tips, & so much more!

WIP Wednesday’s at KatersAcres WIP Wednesday is here again! One of my favorite blog posts to write for you is WIP Wednesday. Why? Because I get to share everything I’ve stubbled on during the week. Today I’ve included more links to tutorials, teachers, blogs, & spotlights than ever! Be sure to catch all the special offers…

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Finding Your Routine is Essential to the Creative Process

Posted on April 27, 2017 in Hints, Tips, & Tricks by Katie Oskin

Finding Your Routine to Enhance Your Creativity by KatersAcres

Finding Your Routing is Essential Finding your routine is an essential part of being an artist. It is not something that many of us even think about. A routine can help us settle in. Routine can help us to automatically perceive things about our environment. Today, over on the Sculpey blog I am discussing finding your routine. Why?…

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Special Club Offer: April 2017

Posted on April 26, 2017 in Offers by Katie Oskin

Parker's Clayful Tutorials Club | Whimsical Sculptures YOU Can Create!

Parker’s Clayful Tutorials Club Special Club Offer for April 2017 Just for you, a special Club offer for the end of April! This month has been one of the most popular month’s of tutorials over the past year. These two tutorials (Kokeshi Dolls & Koi Fish Mixed Media Canvas) have been huge hits with a…

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Polymer Clay Scrappy Tutorial by Martin Pottjewijd

Posted on April 21, 2017 in Tutorials by Katie Oskin

Polymer Clay Scrappy Tutorial by Martin Pottjewijd

Polymer Clay Scrappy Tutorial by Martin Pottjewijd This polymer clay Scrappy Tutorial is by Martin Pottjewijd and is used here with his full permission. Martin is a polymer clay artist from the Netherlands. He makes a wide variety of work including his elaborate and breathtaking castles built on large rocks and his adorable Polly &…

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Colors of Spring are Bright, Bold, & Vivid

Posted on April 20, 2017 in Creative Prompts by Katie Oskin

Colors of Spring for Polymer Clay & Acrylic Paints

Bold, Bright, & Vivid Colors of Spring Colors of Spring are those colors that make me feel happy, bouncy, and rejuvenated. Are there certain colors of Spring that you automatically gravitate to? Maybe it’s because of the way that they make you feel? Perhaps it’s because of the clothes you wear? Or maybe it’s because…

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WIP Wednesday’s Busy Studio Life

Posted on April 19, 2017 in Work In Progress by Katie Oskin

WIP Wednesday at KatersAcres Polymer Clay Studio | A Glimpse Inside the Magic - REPIN now, Click Later

WIP Wednesday’s Busy Studio Life WIP Wednesday’s sometimes make me tired. Let me explain. Have you ever looked around at all the pictures you’ve taken throughout the past two weeks and simply been blown away? It’s no secret that I don’t do polymer clay full time, but that I also serve as a minister alongside…

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How to Spring Clean Your Studio Easily & Efficiently

Posted on April 14, 2017 in Hints, Tips, & Tricks by Katie Oskin

How to Spring Clean Your Studio by KatersAcres

How to Spring Clean Your Studio Spring clean your studio easily, quickly, and efficiently. These tried and true tips that will take you from danger zone to comfort zone in less than 30 minutes. The arrival of spring not only makes me want to clay my days away, but it also makes me want to clean!…

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