A fun Ikea Mirror!
Textured polymer clay mats and Iris Folding designs ( or Aperture Folding) have been combined
in framed mixed media pieces. Unlike the traditional iris folding designs, my designs
incorporate the blending of color / contrast / texture of origami and specialty papers,
complemented by polymer clay mats.
My design concept is to "wrap my clay around metals".
- Shibuichi that has been formed into interesting organic patterns with
many holes and crevices to show the clay underneath. Shibuichi is a silver &
copper alloy, used for centuries in Japanese metalworking.
- Embossed and punched pieces of art metals and foils have been combined
with polymer clay.
Lazertran Silk vs. copier toner transfer. Results will vary, depending on color,
type of toner, method of transfer, etc. Lazertran Silk has worked best for me
and was used in all of my designs that incorporate images.
The Gemstone Collection
Polymer Clay &
... White Topaz, other gemstones
|Peyote bead weaving, in the form of
polymer pendants with peyote bails.
& Peyote bead weaving pendants
accented with pearls and glass beads.