Information

Polymer Artist Forum

A place on Crafthaus for Polymer Clay artist and those interested in Polymer.

Members: 63
Latest Activity: Oct 28, 2012

Call for Artists: "SHOUT" - crafthaus online exhibition

“Shout” is an online exhibition of crafthaus featuring polymer clay art. Anything made primarily with polymer clay, from jewelry to furniture and everything in between, is appropriate. We shout when we really want someone to hear what we have to say. “Shout” will be a celebration of works of art where the artist’s voice is clear and unique.

This is an open to ALL crafthaus members to submit up to 3 pieces for consideration.
Submission:
1. Images: You may submit up to 3 pieces for consideration. Each piece may be
represented by a full view image and a detail.
Please include in the file name of each image: your name and title of the piece. Example:
RonnaWeltman_JumpforJoy.jpg
Image size: medium format works best on crafthaus, 300 x 400 .jpg format.
2. On a Word document: Contact information for me to reach you.
For the exhibit: List of materials, dimensions in height x width x depth, and
one or two sentences about your piece.
Please submit images/descriptions/commentary to Ronna at ronnaround(at)comcast(dot)net.

The exhibition will run on crafthaus for a month. Deadline for entries: May 22, 2010.

About the Curator: Ronna Sarvas Weltman is the author of Ancient Modern: Polymer Clay and Wire Jewelry. Her art jewelry has been featured in books, magazines and on TV, and she is a featured artist in the upcoming Masters: Polymer Clay, to be published by Lark Books in late 2010. She is also a contributing editor to Step by Step Wire Jewelry magazine. Ronna writes about art and creativity in magazines and other print and social media, and teaches classes in jewelry craft and technique that focus on helping students find their own “voice” in art jewelry. Some of her classes are week-long workshops in exotic locales, because it’s always a good idea to visit paradise every so often.

Brooch by Ronna Sarvas Weltman Polymer clay, shoe polish. Photo by Doug Yaple

Discussion Forum

Halogen convection ovens

Started by Stonehouse Studio - Betsy Baker. Last reply by Laura S. Lang Nov 18, 2011. 4 Replies

I'm intrigued by these ovens - they seem perfect for a studio where space is limited - compact, energy efficient and they won't heat up the entire house.  European polymeristas have commented on them…Continue

Beyond the "wow!"

Started by Christine Dumont. Last reply by julie prunier vecchio Aug 26, 2010. 2 Replies

Dear artistsBy getting a better appreciation of the work of others, we can improve our own work as artists. With this in mind, members of Voila! have participated in a learning forum on…Continue

Tags: critiquing, judging

Hello from a new member

Started by Gera Scott Chandler. Last reply by Gera Scott Chandler Mar 5, 2010. 5 Replies

Hi Everyone, I joined craftaus yesterday and am incredibly impressed with the incredible polymer work on display here! There's so much inspiration my head is spinning! cheers!gera in Victoria, BC…Continue

How do you decide what to teach

Started by Christine Dumont. Last reply by Ann Davis Feb 18, 2010. 10 Replies

I shall be teaching (for the first time) at a number of events in Europe this year. I have put forward a number of concepts I am happy to teach but a group has been asking me to teach them a…Continue

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Polymer Artist Forum to add comments!

Comment by Christine Dumont on May 23, 2010 at 1:22am
Can't wait to see everyone's work! I'm sure it's going to be a real treat for the eyes and the soul!
Comment by Claire Maunsell on May 22, 2010 at 11:02pm
I sent my pics and info v. late on Saturday - just now in fact. Hope you get them, Ronna! Always down to the wire...
Comment by Marlene Brady on March 8, 2010 at 12:02am
I am new to Crafthaus and am enjoying it immensely. I too intend to submit work for this exhibition! I may as well jump in with both feet.
Comment by Seth Savarick on January 30, 2010 at 1:18am
Hey Ronna, I will be submitting work for this exhibition. Very exciting! Lets talk at Synergy2 about it. and perhapes talk up Crafthaus and this forum too.
Comment by Grace Stokes on January 9, 2010 at 9:59am
Just want to say Hello to all the Polymer Clay enthusiasts on the forum and looking forward to participating in the discussions.
Curious about the resin clay- does it contain pigment or how do you pigment it?
Comment by Lauren Abrams on November 17, 2009 at 3:07pm
Hi Kerin,
What exactly IS resin clay, anyway?
Comment by Pam Sanders on November 17, 2009 at 2:36pm
Great idea about a PC exhibit here. BTW I found a roomie for Baltimore....can't wait to get there.
Comment by Loretta Lam on November 15, 2009 at 11:56am
Hi Everybody.
I've finally gotten around to joining crafthaus. So friend me and then tell me what we all do here!!!
Comment by Pam Sanders on October 2, 2009 at 12:19pm
Hi, I know quite a few of us are going to Baltimore in Feb. I would like to share a hotel room with someone.
Pam
 

Members (57)

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Joy Ude posted photos
52 minutes ago
Regina Rose Malone is now friends with Glen Guarino and Leo Genkin
1 hour ago
Brigitte Martin liked Erika Uzmann's photo
4 hours ago
Chanda Glendinning is now a member of crafthaus
4 hours ago
Marsea Banister posted photos
17 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Job advert, Theo Fennel: Theo Fennell is hiring! We are looking for a Wholesale Coordinator with two or more years experience to support our busy Head of Wholesale. The role is primarily administrative but will involve the successful candidate in…"
20 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Our brand new FREE student event 'Make your Mark' is only one month away! If you're a tutor conducting a jewellery or silverware class, or a student studying one of these courses, this event is for you! The aim for the day is to…"
20 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Junior Jewellery Mounter Apprentice Join a young & dynamic luxury diamond jewellery company with a London West-end based workshop 6,000 Application deadline: April 22nd 2014 Wonderful opportunity to join a young and dynamic luxury diamond…"
20 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"The Jewellers and Silversmiths Network (JSN) Message - Beyond Adornment 26 April to 7 June Private view: Fri 25 April, 6-8pm Members of the Jewellers and Silversmiths Network (JSN) have looked at the concept of ‘Message - Beyond…"
20 hours ago
Niki Grandics liked Bruna Hauert's event RULE THE WORLD, FoC-jewellery and fellowship award 2014
yesterday
John Lunn added a discussion to the group Tapestry of Talents: Bringing Your Whole Voice to Your Craft
Thumbnail

In a state of jazz

Time to shift gears away from science and into music. I play jazz flute and piano and when I read this interview with Branford Marsalis  (sax player who led the Tonight Show band for Jay Leno), it connected with some thoughts I’ve been mulling over about the metal art world. I’ll start with the excerpt and comment at the bottom:“You put on old records and they always sound…See More
yesterday
Sarah Holden added a discussion to the group SNAG
Thumbnail

NEW Perks for Giving Program

SNAG has launched New Perks for Donating!$125 LevelIf you donate at the $125 level you will receive a hand written thank you along with a set of our newest SNAG stickers (or $10.45/mth for 12 months).$250 LevelIf you donate at the $250 level, you will receive a hand written thank you, a set of stickers, and a limited edition hand…See More
yesterday
Anita Mills posted a status
yesterday
Anita Mills posted a status
"New work posted on my Blog! http://anitamills.com/new-from-my-workbench/"
yesterday
Brigitte Martin posted a blog post
yesterday
Brigitte Martin liked Leo Genkin's photo
yesterday
Susan Madacsi liked Brigitte Martin's blog post Scott Hove - Cakeland. Birthdays just got a whole lot better.
yesterday
Brigitte Martin liked Niki Grandics's photo
yesterday
Erika Uzmann posted photos
yesterday
Niki Grandics liked Vincent Pontillo's photo
yesterday

© 2014   Created by Brigitte Martin.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service