paper clay


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paper clay

[′pā·pər ‚klā]
(materials)
A special-grade clay that is mixed with paper pulp to add body, weight, and finish to paper products.
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"I started out dipping the paper bags in paper clay, but then (decided) to imitate the bags using porcelain.
Rita Godino's 'Sigh' is a house and lighting holder, shaped from wood-fired stoneware and stoneware paper clay, and set on a mahogany base.
Aprendeu a trabalhar com o Papel Mache, conheceu as tecnicas do Paper Clay (papel com argila) mas concebeu 'uma tecnica com formula e proporcoes proprias' em que, ate a cola empregada a base de bagaco de cana (carboximetilcelulose), e tambem completamente natural.
One project I like to do is watercolor cave paintings on paper clay. The kids love it and they are always successful.
The shapes are diverse, carved with small knives from the paper-thin paper clay, and they look perilous, as if they're about to fall down.
Local artist Rogene Manas created and organized "The Going Away Party," a collection of paper clay portraits of 13 endangered animals in party hats.
"I make a wire framework on to which layers of printed and patterned pieces of porcelain paper clay are applied to form a skin.
I depend on the strength and generosity of the paper clay I use.
Whether made with felted wool, embroidered with the finest of thread or crafted from paper clay and patched together with mixed media, the dozens of dolls at the library are a highly unusual and stunning breed.
The most complex work in this show, however, was Pop Storm, which comprises a much greater number of popcorn like objects, smaller and made from Japanese paper clay, embellished with yellow dyes, and then blackened with a propane torch.
The courses are challenging and fun as they dabble with various arts medium such as clay, terracotta, charcoal, paper clay, chalk and paint.
CERAMICS artist Ros Ingram will be holding adults-only workshops at The Herbert on April 19, where people will be able to make printed ceramic pictures from paper clay. The free sessions start from 10.30am.