Art Making with Friends

My friend Judy Shea graced me with her presence on Sunday and gave me a comprehensive tutorial on working with polymer clay.  I was delighted with my results as a beginner and it was only because Judy was so encouraging and intuitive as a teacher.  Keep an eye out because Judy will be teaching an online class at in the new year.

After spending several hours shaping and baking and finishing our clay pieces we got REALLY MESSY with inky sprays, acrylic paint, a gelli plate and some stencils(we are both in Jessica Sporn’s Stencil Test Drive – click the button on my sidebar for lots more information or follow the link here).  So we decided to test out some stencils, Jessica’s included on a spree that left us both covered with everything and lots of papers to be added to other projects later, well, you’ll see.

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13 Responses to “Art Making with Friends”

  1. Karen December 5, 2012 at 6:49 am #

    oh what fun! the polymer clay pieces are wonderful.

  2. lyle baxter December 5, 2012 at 7:25 am #

    the clay pieces are great. so many ways you can use them. keep it up!

  3. Jessica Sporn December 5, 2012 at 7:28 am #

    Wow – looks like you two had quite a party! I love the clay pieces and can’t wait to see what you do with them! And those collage papers – oh my! Test drive starts tomorrow!! vroom vroom….

  4. deb December 5, 2012 at 8:31 am #

    Corrine i’am in LOVE with that crescent moon with the curled tip! How incredible is that!!
    Looks like you had lots of fun!! Just finished a postcard for you and will get it in the mail this week!Wow you know MailArt envelopes were fun but this postcard thing is awesome!!

    • Corrine December 5, 2012 at 9:31 am #

      That wonderful moon is Judy’s work, isn’t she incredible…….I learned so much in such a short period of time, amazing….

  5. Janet Ghio December 5, 2012 at 8:52 am #

    What a fun day you had!!

  6. Judy Shea December 5, 2012 at 9:01 am #

    Hey art buddy.. we did have a great day and you did great with your clay pieces.. a natural, for sure. Thanks for the shout out on the class… and I hope lots show up to learn how to make these fun pieces that can go on anything you want.. even mail art. And the Gelli Plate.. oh my… My guess is if we didn’t have husbands, we would have slept in your studio. Weeeeeeeeeeeee! Vrrom Vroom.. here we come.

  7. annie! December 5, 2012 at 11:26 am #

    WOW wow wow! Really unique and awesome clay and paper pieces. So awesome to have Judy to share a day with.

  8. Jo Murray December 5, 2012 at 1:45 pm #

    FUN, Fun, Fun! What great results too.

  9. Dorthe December 5, 2012 at 2:27 pm #

    They are sweet and wonderful,Corrine,-and your papers looks inviting to play with, such wonderful funn you had,together.

  10. Jan December 5, 2012 at 4:51 pm #

    Very cool and inspiring ideas, thanks for sharing.

  11. Carolyn Dube December 6, 2012 at 11:40 am #

    Happiness- look at all that laughter! When I see all those photos I can hear you 2 laughing and getting rowdy as you were creating! Can’t wait to see how you use it all!

  12. Pamela December 8, 2012 at 11:12 am #

    That really sounds — and looks — like a lot of fun!

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