Book, steampunkery, polymer clay and mixed media projects by christi friesen. Christi friesen has 20 books on goodreads with 1142 ratings. Quick and fun howtos for polymer clay and mixed media art work and diy jewelry. Book, steampunkery, polymer clay and mixed media projects. Her work has been showcased in books, magazines, galleries and exhibits. They are made out of steel and have five different shapes to. Dragons with christi friesens book sculpting draons and. My polymer clay class with christi friesen at orlando clay fandango. The stepbystep format clearly explains the process of creating dragons from polymer clay. Dogs is the 8th book in christi friesens beyond projects series and its full of doggone good fun. Christi friesens most popular book is steampunkery.
The pages of this howto volume pack more ornithological fun than a seed feeder at lunchtime there s a flamboyant flamingo, an owl possibly wise, possibly not, a fiery phoenix and a flock of other polymer clay creations. This is the time for mixed media exploration, and in this workshop we will add metal coatings and colorants to embellished polymer clay for a look that will amaze you. Christi friesen books project sculpt whimsical polymer clay. She is the author of twelve howto books on creating with polymer clay. Oceans of fun are in store for you in the pages of under the sea, the third book in christi friesens beyond projects polymer clay series. This book will make sculpting with polymer clay even more enjoyable. See more ideas about polymer clay projects, polymer clay and clay. Your choice of polymer clay at maximum 3 blocks per week must include at least 1 blocks of a green leafy color per week. Christi friesens book is an excellent howto book for making sculptural pieces. Dont miss these fun books pretested directions step by step photos and directions.
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Christi friesen is an awardwinning artist, who works in mixed media. This eighth book by wellknown authorartist christi friesen is her best yet. Christis warm writing style and helpful nudgings will stir up your creativity and imagination. Designs and techniques for making jewelry, pottery and decorative artwork by donna kato, making polym. This mini ebook is made possible through the friesen project with the permission of christi friesen. Sep 23, 2016 christi friesen brings us up to speed with the versatile set of clay carving tools. With detailed pictures and engaging instructions, making dragon focal beads, pins and sculptures has never been easier or more entertaining.
Sep 21, 2018 from christis online workshop, polymer clay jewelry. Welcome to the jungle is the second book in cfs beyond projects series. Her work has been showcased in numerous books, magazines and exhibits. Christi friesen books project welcome to the jungle book. But i have my own opinions, of course, based on years of experience with polymer and years of experience at having opinions. Make sure to check back as theres always new creatures and creations to inspire you. Stepbystep pictures combined with detailed and humorous instructions keep the pace quick and the excitement level. Dragons with christi friesen s book, sculpting draons and other mythical creatures out of polymer clay and other mixed media. There are flamboyant flamingos, owls some wise, some not so, a fiery phoenix and a flock of other polymer clay creations. Perfect for crafters of all skill levels from beginners to advanced. Christi friesen s beyond project sculpture series book 2. Christi friesen brings us up to speed with the versatile set of clay carving tools. Birds of a feather it s not just birdbrains that will enjoy birds of a feather, the 6th book in christi friesen s beyond projects series.
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The book gives a brief overview of the tools and techniques of polymer clay and give examples of projects with clay mixed with other mediums. Steampunk look combines a victorianera sense of romance with a clockwork mechanicalness. Dragons with christi friesens book, sculpting draons and other mythical creatures out of polymer clay and other mixed media. She is the author of over a dozen howto books on creating with polymer clay. Todays deals your gift cards help whole foods registry sell disability customer support.
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Books by christi friesen author of steampunkery goodreads. There is also a fascinating interview with beatriz, brazils premiere polymer artist with a branded line of polymer clay, and a peek into the studio of master miniature artist, angie scarr. Polymer clay projects with christi friesen fire mountain gems and beads. At a scant 48 pages, cf or christi friesen takes you through, in graphic. Les directions sont claires il a traditionnellement ete enveloppe en florete dargent et et ne peut etre ameliore. Christi s warm writing style and helpful nudgings will stir up your creativity and imagination. The cf polymer clay sculpture series by christi friesen. We also have tutorials by christi friesen, anita long, beatriz cominatto, kathy koontz and nika nakit. Polymer clay is a great medium to use on its own or when used with other mediums and supplies. See more ideas about polymer clay, clay and polymer clay art. Here be dragons is the 10th anniversary revised and expanded edition of the first book in beyond projects. This is a polymer clay dragon tutorial that will teach you how to make your own christi friesen style polymer clay dragon. Each of these books are so full of information, photos and techniques that each new owner will have projects to last them weeks and enough inspiration to start ideas popping in their heads like fireworks on new years eve. Its a fun word to say, but also a fun technique on polymer clay.
This is one of several she has written, and she has broken them up into types of creations. Her work has been showcased in numerous books and magazines as well as in juried shows, exhibits, and competitions. Revised and expanded polymer clay projects beyond projects 07oct2014. Specializing in unique polymer clay tutorials, polymer clay workshops, mixed media workshops, polymer. Her work often expresses joy and exuberance, and her themes center around the natural and the organic. The cf sculpture series, book 1 christi friesen pdf genial ebooks. Christi friesens top 10 polymer clay tools jewelry. Unique art supplies for polymer clay and mixed media, brought to you by artist christi friesen. She teaches throughout the world, using humor and positive energy to encourage students to stretch. Mixed media brings lots of new possibilities to polymer clay crafting.
Polymer clay and mixed media artist christi friesen has written over a dozen instructional books on creating art. In 20, over the course of one year, did a massive polymer clay project featuring 52 weeks of. Christi friesen tools baking mats bead baking racks etch n pearl fun makins tools and cutters. Christi friesens beyond project sculpture series book 2. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. This book will charm you with humorous dialog, creative suggestions, interesting asides, lavish pictures, and even several dragon personality profiles.
This book will charm you with humorous dialog, creative. Polymer clay and mixed media together at last 04jan2011. There are howtos on creating sculptural faux effects like faux leather and faux metals, and so much more. Recycling with polymer clay and small juice bottles by trish hodgens 30 pages with full color stepbystep instructions covering more than 18 projects. She hosts each week, and travels to speak about trends and the future of polymer clay as an art form. Youll explore using gears and vintage embellishments to enhance polymer clay creations, as well as modern findings and accents that mimic vintage looks. From christis online workshop, polymer clay jewelry. Find polymer clay project books, swellegant metal coatings and. Polymer clay projects with christi friesen youtube. In addition to writing 11 howto books on creating with polymer clay, christi hosts an online creative neighborhood and has. Christi friesen and the cfo team are here to bring you polymer clay inspiration, instruction and adventure.
Christi friesen is an awardwinning artist, specializing in polymer embellished with mixed media. They are made out of steel and have five different shapes to create designs and texture on your polymer clay. Polymer clay and mixed media together at last ebook. Mar 07, 2020 christi friesens beyond project sculpture series book 2. In this 30 minute video tutorial, christi will show you 3 different ways to use this ancient decorative technique with polymer clay. The cf sculpture series, book 1 christi friesen in pdf or epub format and read it directly on your mobile phone, computer or any device. Dragons with christi friesens book sculpting draons and etsy. Christi friesen is an awardwinning artist, specializing in polymer embellished with multimedia gems, pearls, beads, fiber, found objects, artifacts, metal, and more. Ive had very little experience with poly clay and this book is filled with information, pictures, and instruction.718 354 1005 1421 1407 1213 1315 1483 764 631 1372 334 1017 413 522 240 610 949 176 637 891 1528 1394 647 908 1063 1298 522 1174 922 1190 333 764 367 538 464