This class covers safety, basic tools, storage, and curing (baking) of polymer clay. Two canes will be taught, the Kaleidoscope and the lace cane, and how to use these to make beads, and cover other objects, like pens and vessels. Finishing techniques will be addressed; sanding, buffing, and glazing. Patricia A. Fiumano-Kramer, polymer clay artist and past president of the Naples Arts Network, will teach the class from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, at the South Bristol Cultural Center, 5323 Seneca Point Road (bring a lunch).
To register call (585) 396-5950 by March 29. Class fee: $30, materials fee: $16 (covers tool kit, clay, and items needed for the class).