Affirmation Totems with Debbie Crothers

Learn to create healing art. In this class, Debbie Crothers will show you the steps to create an Affirmation Totem, a piece of polymer clay art that can help you work through your feelings on any number of topics. Learn the techniques for the individual components, then put them together to create a totem or a meaningful piece of jewelry.
Polymer Clay
Adv Beginner

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Class Materials List

• 4 ounces white polymer clay
• 1 ounce each of orange, blue, and black polymer clay
• Pasta machine
• Clay blade, such as Nublade
• Acrylic rod and acrylic block
• Needle tool and ball stylus tool
• Flower cutters (6cm and 3cm)
• Circle cutters (5cm, 4cm and 2cm)
• Unmounted rubber stamps or similar texture items
• Hand drill
• Skewers approx 16cm in length
• Small alphabet stamps
• Pearlex varnish and soft paintbrush
• Chalk pastels
• Mica powder
• StazOn ink pad black
• Texture sponge or similar
• Bowl of water and towel
• Wet and dry sandpaper in a range of grits
• A4 or copier paper
• Gold leaf (optional)
• Black cord (if making up simple necklace pieces)

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Debbie Crothers

Debbie Crothers

Community art is a passion of hers and Debbie has been involved in the planning and organization of a range of polymer clay community projects.

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