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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It includes several striking sculptures composed of paper clay, an air-dried modeling material of clay and fiber that can be carved, sanded and painted.
At the time she was working at the Glasgow School of Art and through a staff exchange she was able to develop new work there, while demonstrating working with paper clay.
Once the armature is created, have your students add all kinds of mixed media, like paper, fabric, paper clay, papier-mache, and even wood, plastic or twigs, to make it an exciting and visually stimulating piece of art.
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.
Another sculpture taken from the cast of Erica's body is made in paper clay.
We all brainstormed and came up the idea of a brooch in the form of an expressive figure made from paper clay and incorporating beads and found objects as embellishment.
After completing this series of work, Rose has started a new series involving paper clay that returns her to her roots as a potter of both figures and thrown pieces.
I stepped back to examine the meaning inherent in a choice of materials and processes, experimenting with solid clay forms, paper clay, clay as armature, clay as the residual structure after a fibre burnout and so forth.
Air-dry paper clay would mold well around the spools.