A Christi Friesen Summer of Fun
EDITOR’S NOTE: ALL GIVEAWAYS HAVE ENDED AS OF AUGUST 2016.
Over my years of working with polymer I have met some truly wonderful people. Few are as giving and generous as the fabulous Christi Friesen. This summer we are collaborating once again for a summer filled with fun and giveaways just for YOU, my fabulous readers. Continue reading A Christi Friesen Summer
A Weekend with Christi Friesen
Sponsored by B’Sue Boutiques
I spent Thursday through yesterday (Monday) morning with the fabulous Brenda Sue of B’Sue Boutiques and the polymer princess herself, Christi Friesen.
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Christi Friesen Week
Using Christi Friesen’s Fantasy Wings Stamp
Welcome to Christi Friesen Week! If you missed what we’re going to be doing this week, you can get the details here. In the meantime, let’s get right to this quick, simple, and easy tutorial. Are you ready? Let’s get started.
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A Christi Friesen Weekend
What does Christi Friesen have to do with WIP Wednesday? Well … I spent more time this weekend claying with her than I do in any normal week. So therefore, this weeks’ WIP Wednesday is all about the lovely weekend that I spent with about 40 other wonderful people and Christi Friesen!
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It’s Christi Friesen Week!
I spent the past weekend with a terrific group of ladies who spent two full days taking classes with Christi Friesen. Christi is just as wonderful as every email & phone call I ever shared with her. More wonderful in fact … I love her to pieces. In honor of her and all she does for the Polymer Clay community … it’s Christi Friesen week!
Tomorrow, for WIP Wednesday, I’ll share pictures of the journey & the weekend activities. On Thursday we’ll talk about B’Sue Boutiques and her awesome shop for findings and metals. And join me on Friday for some terrific giveaways, you won’t want to miss it!
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The Polymer Arts
Gus the Gargoyle Featured in Spring 2014 Issue
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Well, it’s been a year full of fun and adventure, and now the 2013 Friesen Project has come to a close. We have spent 52 weeks together and done over 40 projects. For those of you who hung in there and stuck it out, good for you! I hope you learned something about yourself and your clay. I hope you were able to develop your style and your voice over the past year.
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Well, we’re down to the last several projects! Today’s project is to make & design yourself a faux Stained Glass Window using Christi’s book as a guide.
Continue reading Friesen Friday: Faux Stained Glass Project
Well all, this is the final book review for Christi Friesen for the Friesen Project of 2013. It has been a great year filled with projects, fun, and much more. I certainly hope that you have enjoyed it and had fun getting to know your clay once again. Look for another HUGE project coming your way for 2014 and a new FB group to join as well. Next years project will be much different, but very fun & enjoyable! Continue reading Polymer Clay Book Review: Flourish Book One “Flora” by Christi Friesen
I hope each and every one of you had a great Thanksgiving! I know I did. I even was able to count my blessings. There are so many though, that I actually lost track.
This is the last and final project in Christi’s “Polymer Clay & Mixed Media Together at Last” book. Next week we will begin the final stages of our year long project by working on the final book, “Flourish.” There are some great projects here that I’m sure you will enjoy. Continue reading Friesen Friday: Little Pond Mini-Tutorial
This polymer clay dragon tutorial that follows is to help you make a similar dragon with little heart themed accessories. Please know that the polymer clay dragon frame Christi makes in her book is much more realistic, scary, and serpentine-like. You are free to choose to make either project … or make them BOTH!
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Polymer Clay Bird Tutorials REVISITED! Since we are in the Mixed Media Book, I got a request from several of you asking if we could “please, oh please” make birds again. In the case of a couple of those requests, it was because you took time off from the Friesen Project this summer. For others of you it was because you just love birds that much. In either case, we’re going to be doing birds again this week! So break out the clay, it’s time for a bird tutorials. Continue reading Polymer Clay Bird Tutorials: The Friesen Project Revisited
This is a great polymer clay tutorial for a weekend craft project with a friend. Consider making this awesome lizard in pink, yellow, or even orange!
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Do you know what day it is? It’s Friesen Friday! Woo hoo! Today’s tutorial is all about making a tribal face from polymer clay.
Continue reading Friesen Friday Project: Making a Tribal Face from Polymer Clay Tutorial