Because there are variables beyond my control (clays, papers, water, mixing errors and etc) always pre test fire what you have before a big project. No guarantee can be offered that 'alternative" commercial paperclays now on the market will meet the all the performance advantages of my high performance trademark P'Clay® brand only available from licensed manufacturers/distributors.
work by Ree Slocum.
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Because affordable paperclay is so much stronger to transport when bone dry and needs not be covered in plastic and it needs not have a kiln, it's a great choice for any beginner or hobbyist. The fact that it can be healed even when its dried is also a plus.
Self Directed Lesson Planning
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Chapter One In Paperclay for Ceramic Sculptors illustrates step by step way to introduce the basics of clay, modeling it into a ball, then a pinch pot, and then a coil. there is an illustration of how to put three basic shapes together to model a face.
The first half of Think by Hand also richly illustrates possible ideas for over 200 art projects that approach the study of art for self directed learners. See inspiring examples from art history, geography, myths and stories, illustrated manuscripts, tiles, buildings, gardens, and world culture. the ideas are basic they begins with for a successful course syllabus for children excerpt<<<<<click here>>>> or a a sample topic see <<<<"Feel Vision">>>>>> a pdf sample page from my book
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