It’s Out! Global Studio Tools’ New Disc Set 2 for More Fun Polymer Clay Designs

Cynthia Tinapple is the renowned and award winning polymer clay designer, author and instructor who writes the immensely popular blog, Polymer Clay Daily. Her Global Studio Tool sets offer polymer clay artists unique extruder discs for fun polymer clay designs. Her Volume II disc set is now out !

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Coming Soon! Helen Breil’s New Collection of SilkScreen Design Templates

Are you a polymer clay artist? If so, you probably already know we carry Helen Breil’s wonderful line of texture stamps. She has come up with a new collection of silkscreen designs which are sure to wow! We will soon be carrying this unique products so stay tuned!

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Beautiful Handmade Pendants and Bracelets from Invelo Swazi

Most people have heard of Kazuri ceramic beads.  But there is another collective of women artisans based in Swaziland which is located in Southern Africa.  Imvelo Swazi make beautiful handmade pendants and bracelets.

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Meet The Team Behind Many Hands Marketplace Kazuri West

Many people know about Many Hands Marketplace Kazuri West but few know who the people behind the scenes are! Lincoln, California-based Paulette Walther is the founder of the Kazuri West.  She has been a crafter all her life including the making and painting of ceramics and jewelry making.

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Introducing the Kazuri Tree of Life Ceramic Discs and Free Tutorial

Pearl Blay of The Beading Gem, one of our Design Team members, worked with us to help develop a new Kazuri product. These multi holed ceramic discs can be used to hang beaded dangles. But when the row of holes are positioned to the top of the pendants, they become the anchor points for making unique wired tree of life designs!

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Ifat Nesher’s MicroMacrame Kazuri Earrings

We would like to introduce Ifat Nesher, a Design Team Member, to you!  She is an Israeli born artisan who is now based in Madrid, Spain.  Her talent and incredible skill at intricate micro macrame work is inspiring.  Shown here is her Kazuri West Collection where she teamed up cord knotting with some beautiful ceramic beads.ifat nesher micromacrame kazuri earrings 1

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The Beading Gem’s Slider Bead Bracelet Designss

Making striking leather bracelets is a very fast and easy process. Teaming them up with Kazuri or Samunnat slider beads is another easy way to make designs pop! These two bracelet designs are by Design Team member, Pearl Blay, otherwise known as The Beading Gem.

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