The July meeting of the Central Mississippi Polymer Clay Guild will be on Saturday, July 18, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the Pearl Library, Pearl, Mississippi.  In this Meeting Debbie is going to demo an Inro.  Inro is Japanese for rock purse usually hanging from the obi or sash of a Japanese robe.  In Polymer clay world it is also considered wearable art.

Supplies list:
·        Bring your Inro form made from one of the following: rock, tall cylindrical shape cutter, bath tissue/paper roll or PVC pipe.  Anything you can think of to make a small vessel.  Donna Kato has a sample in her book: The Art of Polymer Clay.
·        Tin Foil
·        Paper towels or some type of stuffing
·        Clays: 
o    Kato Clay for the Inro Base: Black-large block
o    Premo Clay for the outer layer, White or any other color of your choice.  Cane could work too.
o    Premo Clay for the outer layer: White or any color of your choice
o    Liquid Clay
·        Cornstarch for baking your piece
·        Rubber Band to fit around Inro form
·        Stiff Blade
·        Scissors to cut clay
·        Clay Roller
·        Coarse-grit sanding sponge
·        Small bowl for sanding
·        2 Eyelets (In scrapbooking department)
·        Super glue
·        Repel
·        Buna Cord or some type of cord
·        Hand drill – the bit / same size as the cord to string the Inro

·        Texture sheet

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