Check out my new video on how I replaced my old Cress Electric Kiln Thermocouple with the new Type K model. https://youtu.be/ArELp16U8Cg Cress was able to send me the new updated model for my kiln. Type K Y-1028 Thermocouple. For my Cress Electric Kiln FE-25-A. The stem is about 4" making the whole unit a … Continue reading Replacing Kiln Thermocouple Type K
Success and Failures! My first glaze fire to cone 6 with my old Cress FE-25-A electric kiln. Using Dave's Porcelain Laguna clay and a mysterious "Chocolate Pudding" clay I got in an unmarked bucket as a gift, my closest guess is that it is a stoneware clay?? Also a mystery sculpture clay from 18 years … Continue reading First EVER Glaze Fire
How do you beat the triple digit heat wave that has been pounding California this summer? Stay inside and make clay worms of course! This was my first time playing with Super Sculpey oven bake clay. It was a lot easier to use than I anticipated! I really couldn't believe how detailed you can get … Continue reading Word to the Worm!
I had the privilege of making a sign for a Wedding Shower. The theme was Beauty and the Beast. I made the sign out of old pallet wood, wood stain and acrylic paint.
Costume parties are probably one of my all time favorites. I had a very limited time to whip up a costume for a movie character theme. I instantly thought of Suzy's Raven costume from Moonrise Kingdom. I made the bird head out of old black T-shirts, button eyes and a paper beak. Super easy and … Continue reading Moonrise Kingdom Raven
Finally finished these custom made signs. I was able to breakdown an old pallet to make them. They were made to put on display when she has her LulaRoe Pop-Up Boutiques.
In celebration to good craft beer, a perfect side table suitable for beer lovers! Square table 16x16x16x16". After collecting bottle caps and beer labels from a large variety of different brewers this table is a true celebration to the love of good beer. Three sides of the table are covered in bottle cap patterns. The … Continue reading Beer Bottle Cap & Label Table
Click here to visit my store! I'm very excited to have my Blossom Tree painting up for sale in my Etsy shop. I had them printed on high quality canvas called giclee. This tree is actually a part of a larger painting of an owl that I have been working on. I had a friend … Continue reading Blossom Tree now for sale!
Check out my first YouTube 'How To' video! It was really fun video taping the whole process of doing a project and making a video out of it. I'm hoping to do more in the future. I've learned so much by watching other 'How To' videos, I thought it would be nice to contribute to … Continue reading DIY Painted Poem Wood Sign
Visit My Kickstarter Project Page! http://kck/st/1qc7cuE Visit My Etsy Store To Order My Greeting Cards! HardShellSlimySnail.etsy.com What is Kickstarter? Kickstarter is a company that helps you get financial backing for a project by means of a fundraiser. For me, I used it to help raise enough money for my Greeting Card Project. My goal was to … Continue reading Kickstarter Fundraising April 2016