August CMSPCG Meeting Notes & Supply List

The August meeting of the Central Mississippi Polymer Clay Guild will be on Saturday, August 17th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Pearl Library, Pearl, Mississippi.  Arlene will take the lead in exploring the many ways that you can achieve a crackled look with your polymer clay projects.  This will be a Crackle Mania Play Day so if you have a favorite crackle technique, bring whatever you need to share that with the group.  


2 - 3 Blocks of white clay

­2 - 3 Blocks of black clay

1 Block each of several different colors of clay

2 Blocks of translucent
1 Block of gold


Normal clay supplies including tissue blade and pasta machine

An Exacto type craft knife with sharp blade

Work surface (smooth 12 inch ceramic tiles work well)

Soft Pastel Chalk Sticks or Pan Pastels

Alcohol Inks

Deep Stamps

Heat Gun

Several 4X4 Ceramic Tiles

Small bottle Alcohol

Gold, silver or copper leaf  (several sheets)

Repel Gel

Weathered Wood (optional)

DecoArt One Step Crackle (optional)

Cutters, molds or whatever you want to cover



July Meeting Notes & Supply List

The Central Mississippi PCG will meet on Sat. the 20th of July at the Pearl Library from 10am until 3pm. We will be demoing the many uses of Stencils with polymer clay using a number of different techniques and mediums.

Please remember there is no temperature adjustments for the room and dress comfortable for cold or hot.


1. leaf

2. foil

3. acrylic paint (water based)

4. pan pastels

5. chalks

6. mica powders

7. mica powders and alcohol inks

8. metal powders

9. embossing powder


Clay: White, Black, Translucent

(You don’t need to bring a ton of each thing. One or two will work. One color piece of leaf would be enough and 2 colors of mica powders for some contrast type idea.) If you have the following please bring to play along with us.


Leaf (gold leaf, silver leaf, copper leaf, variegated leaf, etc.)

Pan pastels


Mica powders

Metal powders

Alcohol ink


Embossing powder

Tape or packing tape




Baby wipes

Paper towel

Small tiles

Open cut lace

Deep stamp


Deli paper or wax

Candy paper


Metallic paint

Stencils – smaller jewelry design will work best