Polymer clay is a new medium in the art world. Its possibilities are only limited by your imagination!
June 5, 2021 – Fruit tiles and June 26, 2021 – Butterfly tile (10am – 1pm)
Polymer Clay Inlay for beginners: June 5, 2021 (10:00am – 1:00pm) In this workshop will have you creatively thinking about the unlimited possibilities of inlay work. Explore the basics of inlay in this beginner workshop by creating a pear and an apple tile. These beautiful 3” X 3” tiles are little artistic gems. They can be displayed or used as coasters. Pattern making, surface design and basic skills will be discussed. As always, please be warned this medium is highly addictive. Ages 18+
Polymer Clay Intermediate Inlay: June 26, 2021 (10:00am – 1:00pm) In this workshop will have you creatively thinking about the unlimited possibilities of inlay work. Explore the basics of inlay in this intermediate workshop by creating a stunning 4” x 4” butterfly art tile. You have a choice of the multicolored or orange butterfly. Pattern making and surface enhancement will be discussed.
Please bring your own Polymer Clay Tool Kit to this class. The items can be found on Amazon or your local art store or kitchen supply. (Prices are estimates and do not include shipping.)
Your Polymer Clay Tool Kit needs to include:
Polymer Knife ($14)
Pasta Machine – small or Polymer Clay Press ($20 to $40)
Xacto Precision Knife with #11 blades ($5)
$75 + $20 Materials fee payable to instructor at time of class. Ages 18+ There will be a 30 min break for lunch – please bring your own food & drink
Eileen Cressman-Reeder has a degree in Art Education from Kutztown University. She has taught adult art courses through several schools and studios. Her work appeared in book and magazine publications. Eileen is the past president of the Philadelphia Area Polymer Clay Guild. She is a juried artisan with 30 years experience in the fine arts. See more on her website and follow her on Facebook and Instagram.