Author: Barbara Forbes-Lyons

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Take a Deeper Dive

Our 2022 presenters are accomplished artists and members of not only the polymer community, but reach into fiber arts, jewelry arts, and more. Take a few minutes and learn more about our artists from their expanded profile pages, linked below.


May 12, 2022 0

Bold Explorations with an Old Friend

Liquid polymer clay is just that, a liquid form of the solid polymer clay you know and love. There are a wide variety of surface techniques that you can do with liquid clay when using it with solid polymer clay.


April 30, 2022 0

Image is Everything

Laura will show how to make image transfers to polymer clay; how to get the digital images ready and how altering them digitally would give different effects. She will also show how transferring to an assortment of polymer clay options and treatments will also lend a variety of results. Attendees will leave with an array of image transfer options to use in their studios.


April 28, 2022 0

Lithography: Opposites Do Not Attract

Featuring an original use of a medium little used with polymer paste: oil paint.


April 28, 2022 0

Meet the Tricksters: Acrylics, Paints, and Inks

Using simple materials with a sheet polymer base students will learn the best methods for creating these varied and unusual veneers.


April 26, 2022 0

It’s Time to Take Texture to the Next Level

Using inexpensive tools, household items and found objects, students will learn to make one of a kind textures and patterns to create signature pieces.


April 23, 2022 0

Announcing the 2022 PAS Teachers

After long deliberation, the Selection Committee is excited to announce the Presenters and their sessions for the 2022 Polymer Art Summit. Over the coming weeks, we will delve deeper into each two-hour session and what you can expect to learn. Registration for the 2022 PAS Event opens on May 1, 2022. Sessions will be recorded…
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April 17, 2022 0
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A Big Hello from the PAS Planning Committee!

We are gearing up for an incredibly exciting 2022 event and wanted to share just a little bit with you as planning continues. The best part of doing an annual event is learning and growing from previous years, and we’re incorporating the feedback from our 2021 attendees to help make this event even more inspiring.…
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February 16, 2022 0
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Introducing Polymer Art Summit 2022

The POLYMER ART SUMMIT is a unique online learning program focused on a specific polymer clay topic, taught by artists known for their mastery of that subject. The 2022 Summit will focus on SURFACE EXPLORATIONS, highlighting international artists who have displayed expertise with their innovative, unique and fresh approaches to surface treatments.  The Polymer Art Summit…
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February 13, 2022 0