Wire Wrapped Faux Stone Polymer Clay Pendant

Wire Wrapped Faux Stone Polymer Clay Pendant at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you know my style, you know I love the organic look.  Wood, stone, bone, hammered metals – that’s my style.  I combined a couple of mediums today to create this wire wrapped faux stone pendant – and the pendant is one I made myself, from polymer clay!  It’s not nearly so heavy as stone… Continue Reading…

Marble Beaded Bracelet with Polyform Souffle Clay

Marble Beaded Bracelet with Sculpey Souffle Clay

Thank you Polyform for sponsoring this project. Are you loving the polymer clay projects I’ve been working on? I have a couple more for you this week that I cannot wait to share, including today’s tutorial for making marbled beads (that you can, of course, turn into a fabulous piece of jewelry when you’re done)…. Continue Reading…

Stamped Polymer Clay Cuff Name Bracelets

Stamped Polymer Clay Cuff Name Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Good morning and happy Friday!  I’ve got a simple polymer clay project to kick off your weekend – I’m going to show you how to make these personalized stamped clay cuff bracelets.  These are a really inexpensive project, and they’re fun for groups, too. You may remember when I shared my clay fail a few… Continue Reading…

Patriotic Polymer Clay Buttons

Patriotic Polymer Clay Buttons at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post could also be titled “Third Time’s a Charm” or even, “Look Guys, I Didn’t Burn This Batch!”  Haha.  I posted earlier this week a huge polymer clay fail due to an oven miscue – this is one of the things I was trying to make. Patriotic polymer clay buttons! These are truly a… Continue Reading…

For Laughs: Total Fail

Clay Fail

So clearly this one won’t be a tutorial, though I assure you these polymer clay projects started out pretty cute.  There appears to be an issue with the heat levels in my polymer-clay-only toaster oven.  I did not mean for this to happen. Especially not twice. I have been working on buttons and bangles, and… Continue Reading…

Stamped Polymer Clay Bracelets

Stamped Polymer Clay Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Do you love polymer clay?  I love working with polymer clay to create my own charms, tags, and designs.  (Have you checked out the polymer clay category already?  I’ve got several projects to give you ideas if you’re looking to try a new craft!)  I recently shared this tutorial over at Crafts Unleashed, and in… Continue Reading…

Leaf-Imprinted Clay Necklace

Leaf-Imprint Polymer Clay Pendant at happyhourprojects.com

I love trees, which you frequent readers already know.  Nature is so beautiful.  I was thinking over the weekend about some nature-inspired jewelry, and while this look isn’t all that earthy, it’s an easy technique that you can implement really inexpensively with some polymer clay and leaves. What you will need: Small leaves Polymer clay… Continue Reading…

Owl Bathroom Hook

Owl Bathroom Hook

Raya’s bathroom is getting a little facelift right now, and there are two things she loves: Dora, and owls.  Well, I don’t mind Dora 30 minutes at a time on Saturday, but I’d much rather embrace an owl theme when it comes to decorating. Owls are just way cuter. ;) I am not going all-out… Continue Reading…